Asian Art Museum | Education

The best of Asian art at the tip of your fingers for use in the classroom or at home.

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Guided Gallery Tours

Tour our collection and special exhibitions.

Limited School Tours are available Sept - June. Due to construction, the 3rd floor galleries will be temporarily closed from September 2018 through April 2019.

All school programs are FREE with pre-registration.

Guided tours must be booked at least 8 weeks in advancce. 

Storytelling Tours (K-6)

Travel across Asia as you compare and contrast similar themes and topics.

Animal Tales (K-2)
Tricksters! (3-6)
Heroes and Sheroes (3-6)
Stories from China (K-6)

FALL ONLY (September - December 2018)
Stories from Japan (K-6)
Stories from Korea (K-6)
Stories of Gods and Goddesses (K-6)





Inquiry-based Tours (4-12)

Art, culture, and history come alive through student-centered gallery tours and activities. 

Available September 2018 through January 2019
Brushpainting: Nature in Art (4-12)
Museum Highlights: Great Works (4-12)
Samurai: Real and Imagined (6-8)

Available March - June 2019:
Ancient China (6-8)
Buddhism & Hinduism: Gods, Demons, and Avatars (6-8)
Silk and Spice Roads (6-8)
Museum Highlights: Great Works (4-12)



Special Exhibition Tours

 Special exhibition tours are free with pre-registration.

 Painting Is My Everything: Art from India's Mithila Region (September 6 - December 30, 2018)

Kimono Refashioned (February 8 - May 5, 2019)