Artful Adventures

Artful Adventures—Ancient World: Mystery and Magic

Tuesday, September 21, 2021
10:00 am–11:00 am
Ticket Required
Add to Calendar 2021-09-21 10:00:00 2021-09-21 11:00:00 Artful Adventures—Ancient World: Mystery and Magic 09/21/2021 - 10:00 am Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 465 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

Taught by a trained Museum educator, this customizable and interactive online program for a group of up to 30 kids or teens lasts one hour and includes close looking at objects from the collection paired with a guided art-making activity. All art materials will be provided by the MFA and mailed approximately 1 week in advance.

The ancient world is full of mystery and magic! Take a closer look at artworks from the Museum’s collection and discover some of the symbolism and meaning behind objects believed to have helpful qualities such as special powers or protection. Then create your own embossed metal amulet to wear on a necklace or bracelet, adding beads and other decorative elements to make it unique.

Live-streaming programs utilize Zoom. To access you will be required to download Zoom.

For more information please visit Artful Adventures Programs or e-mail

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Kids and Teens Ages 6–18

Ticket Information

Tickets must be purchased in advance and are only available for sale online. A maximum of 30 students may participate per online class session. All art materials will be provided by the MFA. You will receive an e-mail to confirm the number of students, your contact information, and your mailing address approximately 2 weeks in advance.


Supported by the Michael D. Dingman Fund, the Pamela D. Adams Fund for Artful Adventures, the Richard W. and Marjorie S. Dammann Fund, the Mrs. Charles H. Taylor Fund, the William O. and Sally Taylor Fund, the Rieka, Samuel and Renée Rapaporte Fund for Educational Outreach for Youth and Families, the Kennedy P. and Susan M. Richardson Endowment Fund for Learning and Community Engagement, and the Bramhall Fund.