Museum of Fine Arts

You can contact the Museum to arrange for a self-guided or guided tour of its comprehensive exhibitions of 450,000 works of fine art—ranging from quilts to Impressionist oils. One-hour interactive guided tours for students in 2nd-12th grade cover topics such as the art of North, Central, and South America, and a “Greatest Hits” tour, which looks at cross-cultural approaches to art—specifically studying a variety of art objects in different mediums through the ages. Online forms must be completed at least four weeks prior to your preferred dates.
 
Contact Info
Address: 465 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02115. Suffolk County. Tel: 617-267-9300. Website: www.mfa.org. Hrs: Mon. & Tues. 10AM-4:45PM, Wed.-Fri. 10AM-9:45PM.

Trip Info
Grade Level: K-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Cost: Free. (Groups must make a reservation in advance).
 
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

Hunting for ideas to make museum trips more exciting? Allow a sculpture to inspire a creative story. Enact a skit from a painting. Sketch creatures from a science exhibit. Giving your students a fun focus can make a trip to the museum more enjoyable.... Continue