Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Tuesday Tots @ The Leonardo

By Bryton@TheLeo

Ok, imagine for a minute being a toddler visiting the Leo. Fascinating danglies that hang high above your head, a wall of colored lights where the bottom is just about level with your head, same with the lowest lovely things in the gift shop. Hmm, so going through the Art Lab you find big wooden tab... Read More

Car Family Fun at the UMFA!

By umfa

This July, families can have a blast at the UMFA. From racecars and art projects to family films and classes, it’s a great place to spend a summer day!   SPEED EXHIBITION This summer the UMFA is showcasing Speed: The Art of the Performance Automobile, an exhibition featuring 19 o... Read More

Art of the Circus at UMFA

By umfa

Artists and jugglers and circus balloons, oh my! Join in the fun as the UMFA celebrates the new Georges Rouault: Circus of the Shooting Star exhibition with a FREE circus-themed art event just for families. Enjoy a treasure hunt, face-painting, art activities and more. The event will take place ... Read More

FREE Moon Festival for Families at the UMFA!

By umfa

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Art & Science: Free Family Festivals at the UMFA!

By umfa

It’s a full month of art and science activities for families at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA)! Every Saturday in March from 1-4 pm, the UMFA will present Art & Science Artful Afternoons in the Marcia and John Price Museum Building at the University of Utah. Free and open to the publi... Read More

Unique Art-Inspired Gifts for Everyone on Your Holiday Shopping List

By umfa

It's that time of year again! The holidays are just around the corner, and if you're like most people, you have a large list of hard-to-buy-for friends and relatives.  Not to worry! The UMFA is hosting a special Holiday Trunk Sale on Wednesday, December 1 from 4-8 pm.This fun-filled day will fea... Read More

Going Batty!

By umfa

Going Batty! By Tracey Matthews, UMFA Teacher Resource Coordinator When I was growing up, my family had fun themes every season like “Summer of Science Experiements,” “A Month of Music,” or “The Great Outdoors.” We would all get together and do fun activities based on the same ... Read More

Happy Halloween from the UMFA!

By umfa

Happy Halloween! The UMFA invites families to celebrate the holiday with a free art-making activity on Saturday, October 16 from 2-4 pm. On this special Third Saturday event, families will explore the galleries and get spooky inspiration from masks, monsters, and more, including an ancient E... Read More