Boston Center for the Arts

The The Boston Center for the Arts (BCA), occupying a historic city block, is a performing and visual arts campus that showcases the art of our time. The BCA offers free tours of its Mills Gallery for students of all ages. During the tour, trained docents will engage students in group discussion and interaction. Tour content is dependent on the exhibition on view at the time. Educators and leaders can request themes and work with the Education Department at the Gallery to customize an experience for their group. Other attractions at BCA include the Boston Ballet, BCA Plaza Theaters, and the Community Music Center of Boston.

Contact Info
Address: 539 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02116. Suffolk County. Tel: 617-426-5000. Email: info@bcaonline.org. Website: www.bcaonline.org. Hrs: Mon. - Fri. 9AM - 5PM.

Trip Info
Grade Level: 4th-college. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours. Reccom. Length of Visit: 1 hour. Cost: Free.

SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Art, Performing Arts.
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Art, Performing Arts.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

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