Family Days

Spend quality time together at the Palo Alto Art Center. We offer enriching art experiences for children and meaningful experiences for parents through a variety of FREE family programs. Family Days provide festive afternoons of art-making fun for the whole family.

Summer Family Day 2019

Father and daughter making art at one of our Family Days

Sunday, August 25, 2019, 2:00-4:30 p.m., FREE!  

Join us for a creative afternoon celebrating the art of printmaking! A family-oriented, free event with hands-on art making projects, performances, and a scavenger hunt! Activities are appropriate for all ages. Save the date!

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All Family Days are free, thanks to the support of the Palo Alto Art Center Foundation. Join the Palo Alto Art Center Foundation today! www.paacf.org

Upcoming events:

Zoo Family Day on October 27, 2019, 2:00-4:30 p.m., FREE!

Join us for a creative afternoon in connection to our main exhibition Encounter: Honoring the Animal in Ourselves. A family-oriented, free event with hands-on art making projects, performances, story times, and a scavenger hunt! Meet with animals on-site; mammals, birds, and reptiles, and make art inspired by them! Activities are appropriate for all ages. Save the date!

This event is in collaboration with the Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo, the City of Palo Libraries, and the Palo Alto Children's Theatre.