December School Vacation Week

Monday–Saturday, December 26–31, 2016

Winter Travels


Cogan Family Foundation Vacation Week Adventures

February School Vacation Week

Monday–Friday, February 20–24, 2017

Make Way for Animals!

April Vacation Week

Tuesday–Friday, April 18–21, 2017

Always Available

Art Connections Cards, Sharf Visitor Center

Pick up an Art Connections card and explore the Museum. Look for cats, dogs, and mythical creatures or choose another theme for your search.

MFA Guide, Available at all ticket desks and Sharf Visitor Center
Join Lucia, high school reporter, as she explores the Linde Family Wing for Contemporary Art in the Guide for Kids and Families. Families and kids ages 6 to 10 will enjoy amazing, amusing works of art with Lucia as their guide. Nonmembers $6; Members $5; kids 17 and under $4. MFA Guide is made possible through the generous support of the John W. Henry Family Foundation.

Visiting the MFA with Children, Sharf Visitor Center
Pick up one of our free pocket-sized informational guides on visiting and exploring the Museum with kids. Includes tips for parents, gallery games, and ideas for looking at and discussing art.

Behind the Scenes, Galleries 125 and 225, Art of the Americas Wing
Peek behind the scenes and learn about the hidden work that happens every day at the MFA. Watch a video, try out the interactive kiosks, or just relax and enjoy a view of Boston.