Kimbell Art Museum

The Kimbell Art Museum collection includes works of art from European, Asian, African, and ancient cultures. Groups might see classical Greek and Roman artifacts and pottery, paintings and textiles, prints, Medieval art, and much more. Topics available to school and scout group visits include the study of portraits, mythology, the history of art movements, and others. By investigating gesture, setting, and details in artwork, groups can learn how artists are able to communicate stories and traditions. Architecture tours of the 1972 Louis Kahn building and 2013 Renzo Piano Pavilion are also available. 

Contact Info
Address: 3333 Camp Bowie Boulevard, Fort Worth, TX 76107. Tarrant County. Tel: 817-332-8451. Website: www.kimbellart.org. Email: education@kimbellmuseum.org. Hrs: Tues.-Thurs. & Sat. 10AM-5PM, Fri. 12-8PM, Sun. 12-5PM.

Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1 hour. Cost: Free/Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Art, Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Art, Social Studies.  

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

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