Youth & Families

Programming at Kemper Museum offers educational opportunities for all ages to explore modern and contemporary art. Join us at the museum to experience the connections between art and life.

 

Mystery Art Challenge

Receive a free mystery package by mail filled with unknown art materials, then either by yourself or with friends and family you live with, use only the materials in the mystery package to create your own piece of artwork! 

Final Friday of Each Month
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
1:00 p.m.
FREE | All ages 

Visit Kemper Museum's Calendar to register for upcoming events.

Tune in on Instagram Live at the time of the event to see what ideas others in the community come up with ––and then help us create an Instagram art gallery at #kemperartchallenge featuring all your creations!

TOTs on Tuesday

TOTs on Tuesday is going virtual! Sing songs, read books, explore art, and make your own art with a Kemper Museum educator and Kansas City librarian.

Third Tuesday of Each Month
Kemper Museum 
of Contemporary Art
10:30-11:30 a.m.
FREE | Ages 3–5


Visit Kemper Museum's Calendar to register for upcoming events.

Scavenger Saturday

Hone your art detective skills and discover something new about contemporary art at Kemper Museum! Receive all the clues for a self-guided scavenger hunt to take a virtual “ART-astic” adventure, and register to receive a FREE art-making activity by mail, inspired by the theme of the hunt. 

Third Saturday of Each Month
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
FREE | All ages
No registration required

Visit Kemper Museum's Calendar to register for upcoming events.

Click here to explore our archive of Scavenger Saturday virtual programs, while the Museum has been closed to the public.

Virtual Playdates

While Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art is temporarily closed to support Kansas City’s effort to contain the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), there are simple ways to create art with items found around your home! Explore these fun short videos for a step-by-step tutorial of an art project inspired by a work of art from Kemper Museum's Permanent Collection. 

Click here to access the series.