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Spring Break at MOCA

Apr 3-6

It’s spring break! Celebrate by spending time together at MOCA.
Enjoy a week of art-making, family tours, and gallery activities. Don’t forget to visit ARTlab for more hands-on action!


Tue, Apr 3

- Free Admission Day!

- Art in the Atrium,10am - 2pm | Free

Check out our current exhibitions for inspiration then make your own art! A MOCA educator will have art supplies and project ideas available for visitors to create an original work of art.

- Family Conversations Tour, 11am | Free

Join us for a tour highlighting current exhibits. A MOCA educator will guide you, promoting conversation and sharing fascinating details on the meaning and background of the art.


Wed, Apr 4

- Painting with Paper: Mini Make-it with MOCA, 10am - 12pm
MOCA Members $10, Non-members $15 | Register online

Bring your own dreamy landscape to life using the unexpected combination of tissue paper and water. Explore organic shapes and as we take inspiration from the forms and colors found in the artwork of exhibiting artist Inka Essenhigh. Open to ages 5 and up of all levels of experience who are interested in making something by hand and having a fun!  No art experience is necessary. Both children and parent/guardian must pre-register.

- Family Art Crush, 2pm
Free with museum admission | RSVP Online

Join MOCA educators for a totally unique experience exploring MOCA!  Engage in fun gallery activities while looking closely at works of art. Space is limited, please RSVP.


Thu, Apr 5

- Free Admission Day!

- Art in the Atrium, 10am-2pm | Free

Check out our current exhibitions for inspiration then make your own art! A MOCA educator will have art supplies and project ideas available for visitors to create an original work of art.

- Family Conversations Tour, 11 am | Free

Join us for a tour highlighting current exhibits. A MOCA educator will guide you, promoting conversation and sharing fascinating details on the meaning and background of the art.


Fri, Apr 6

- Handmade Sketchbook: Mini Make-it with MOCA, 10am-12pm
MOCA Members $10, Non-members $15 | Register online

Create your own soft cover sketchbook and learn basic book making techniques in the process. Fill your sketchbook using assorted and specialty papers such as patterned, transparent, watercolor, and more. Using stickers, stencils, and washi tape we will decorate the covers making our sketchbooks one of a kind.Open to ages 5 and up of all levels of experience who are interested in making something by hand and having a fun!  No art experience is necessary. Both children and parent/guardian must pre-register.

- Family Art Crush, 2pm
Free with museum admission | RSVP Online

Join MOCA educators for a totally unique experience exploring MOCA!  Engage in fun gallery activities while looking closely at works of art. Space is limited, please RSVP.

Apr 3-6: Spring Break at MOCA