Nasher Sculpture Center

The Nasher Sculpture Center is home to more than 300 modern and contemporary sculptures. During their visit, groups can explore the outdoor garden while taking in stone, bronze, ceramic, relief, and other innovative sculptures. Sculpture by artists such as Segal, Rodin, and Matisse are among the many works on display, along with rotating special exhibits drawn from other museums and private collections. Groups can explore the Sculpture Center on their own, or schedule an engaging docent-led tour. Visits must be scheduled 3 weeks in advance. Admission free for school groups.

Contact Info
Address: 2001 Flora Street, Dallas, TX 75201. Dallas County. Tel: 214-242-5100. Email: lwilbur@nashersculpturecenter.org. Website: www.nashersculpturecenter.org. Hrs: Tues.-Sun. 11AM-5PM. 

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

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

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