New York City

Frick Collection

Groups will participate in seeing and thinking about art and the history of artwork collection in the Western tradition, from the 4th to the mid-twentieth centuries. The Frick offers a wide range of programs such as Art Club, where groups will use a masterpiece as the starting point for an adventure and discussion about art history, and Frick Forum, which has groups look closely at the museum’s special exhibitions and then discuss observations in depth. In select galleries, groups can sketch paintings, sculptures, architectural details, and decorative arts. In selected galleries, groups can sketch from paintings, sculptures, architecture, and decorative arts.
 
Contact Info
Address: 1 East 70th Street, New York, New York 10021, New York County, Tel: 212-288-0700. Email: info@frick.org. Website: www.frick.org. Hrs: Tues.-Sat. 10AM-6PM, Sun. 11AM-5PM. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: 5th-College. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities, Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-3 hours. Cost: Free/Fee. Title I funding support.
 
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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