Pennsylvania

Andy Warhol Museum

As groups tour the museum, they will learn about Andy Warhol’s life and about the related social and cultural issues of his time. Artist-educators will guide groups through the collection of more than 12,000 Warhol artworks, including drawings, film, paintings, photographs, prints, sculpture, videotapes, and artifacts from Warhol’s life. With studio activities, groups will engage with a variety of media, from photographic silkscreen printing, painting, digital photography, digital video, audio recordings, and film, to paintings, photographs, and sculptures.
 
Contact Info
Address: 117 Sandusky Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. Allegheny County. Tel: 412-237-8326. Email: tondraa@warhol.org. Website: www.warhol.org. Hrs: Sat.-Thurs. 10AM-5PM, Fri. 10AM-10PM.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Cost: Fee. 
 
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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