Pennsylvania

Allentown Art Museum

Allentown Art Museum features a collection including American paintings and sculptures from mid-18th century to the present, decorative arts, non-western art, European Old Masters painting and textiles and costumes. Grades PreK to 12th can enjoy themed tours and art activities like Sense-Sational Art, Treasure Quest, From All Angles, or Drawing on Experience. Each group will have a tour around the museum while engaging in various exhibit or classroom-based art projects. Outreach programs such as the Art of Stories and In Our Backyard: Inspiring Pennsylvania Artists are also available to broaden students' understanding of art from around the world.
 
Contact Info
Address: 31 North 5th Street, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18101. Lehigh County. Southeastern PA. Tel: 610-432-4333 ext. 132. Email: education@allentownmuseum.org. Website: www.allentownartmuseum.org. Hrs: Vary.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Art, Language Arts/English.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Art.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

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