Family Programs

At Glenbow Museum visitors of all ages can enjoy exhibitions, programs, and activities that educate as well as entertain. Whether you're young or young at heart, come in to explore, create and discover!

June 14 - 15

Weekend at the Museum
$32 family admission (includes two adults and up to four youths)
Members free

Celebrate Masterworks from the Beaverbrook Art Gallery with the instructors from Storybook Theatre. Act out a scene from a classical painting and learn some basic stagecraft skills at the same time. Join us for a fun stained-glass activity and learn about the fantastic glassworks in Bee Kingdom: Iconoclasts in Glass. Take a page from the book of Eric Harvie and curate your own mini art show. All this plus hands-on art activities, behind the scenes tours and so much more!

July 7-31, 2014

Every Tuesday and Thursday, 12 pm
Art on the Mall

Glenbow programming hits the streets with this collaborative art project! Join our museum educators on Stephen Avenue Mall on Tuesdays and Thursdays over the summer and help create a reimagined masterpiece painting inspired by our feature exhibition, Masterworks from the Beaverbrook Art Gallery.

ARC Discovery Room

The ARC Discovery Room is the perfect place for visitors of all ages to enjoy hands-on activities and explore the ideas featured in Glenbow exhibitions. The ARC Discovery Room is open daily during museum hours, but may be reserved for private groups and school bookings. Please ask at the admission desk or call ahead for information. Click here

Weekend at the Museum

Three times a year Glenbow hosts Weekend at the Museum, a wonderful two-day event where families can come to enjoy performances and activities that are themed to our current exhibitions. All programs are included with admission or membership. Please check the calendar of events or website for details on the next event!
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130 9th Ave S.E.
Calgary, AB T2G 0P3

Located in the heart of the Calgary downtown core between Stephen Avenue and the Olympic Plaza
Cultural District.

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