Arlington Arts Center

Located in what used to be an elementary school, Arlington Arts Center is dedicated to showcasing and supporting the art of artists in Mid-Atlantic States. The arts center features nine galleries, studios for 13 artists to work in, and three classrooms. Exhibits include a range of different art mediums such as sculpture, computer graphics, and more. Groups will enjoy seeing the exhibits on view while touring the arts center with a member of the exhibition or education department. Tours can be incorporate humanities, math, science, and history, depending on your groups needs. Workshops are available for groups to partake in a hands-on experience related to the works on view.
Contact Info 
Address: 3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22201. Arlington County. Tel: 703-248-6800. Email: Website: Hrs: Wed.-Sun. 12PM-5PM, & By appointment.
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Cost: Fee.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

Hunting for ideas to make museum trips more exciting? Allow a sculpture to inspire a creative story. Enact a skit from a painting. Sketch creatures from a science exhibit. Giving your students a fun focus can make a trip to the museum more enjoyable.... Continue