Peninsula Fine Arts Center

The Peninsula Fine Arts Center exhibits emerging and regional artworks in a variety of mediums, and strives to provide opportunities for cross-disciplinary and experiential learning opportunities to students and scouts. Tours are led by docents, and encourage active looking using questioning strategies, gallery games, writing exercises, touchable materials, and focusing on the question; what is the artist trying to say? Tours can also include a hands-on activity. Self-guided tours of exhibits are also available. 
 
Contact Info:
Address: 101 Museum Drive, Newport News, VA 23606. Warwick County. Tel: 757-596-8175. Web: www.pfac-va.org. Email: info@pfac-va.org. Hrs: Tue.-Sat. 10AM-5PM, Sun. 1-5PM. 
 
Trip Info:
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Guided Activities, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1 hour. Cost: Fee. 
 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Art.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Art.
 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

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