First Sunday of every month
Bring the whole family to enjoy art making and fabulous performances. #ArtSplash
Share your experience @philamuseum #ArtSplash.
Play Every Day
Splash Studio (10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.)
Let your creativity soar at the Splash Studio, a destination where people of all ages can drop in and create art together. Come throughout the summer to enjoy new art projects inspired by Creative Africa.
Family Tours (11:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m.)
Early Birds (ages 3–5) and Art Explorers (ages 6–10)
Creative play and participatory conversation make these tours the perfect introduction to art for young visitors and their families. Family Art Cart (Noon–3:00 p.m.)
Museum educators are out and about in the galleries with stories to tell and hands-on activities for everyone. Drop in and watch Creative Africa come to life.
Come Back Again and AgainArt Splash’s gallery and studio programs will change throughout the summer. Come back again and again to experience it all.
Design July 12–24
Build July 26–August 7
Print August 9–21
Sculpt August 23–September 5
Plan Your Family’s Art Splash Visit
A free shuttle between the main building’s West Entrance and the Perelman Building will be available. Departing every 15 minutes, it has a lift for easy stroller transport. Stroller parking will be available inside the Perelman Building during Art Splash. The Gallery Café at the Perelman Building will offer family-friendly dining options 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Tuesday–Sunday.
Explore More Art Splash Events
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Move, clap, and dance to the beats of Kulu Mele African Dance & Drum Ensemble. For over 40 years, Kulu Mele has captivated audiences with traditional dance and music from West Africa and the African diaspora. Celebrate Art Splash and Creative Africa with two energetic performances.11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Kulu Mele African Dance & Drum Ensemble
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Enjoy the music of the Liberian Women’s Chorus for Change, a group of award-winning singers, dancers, and musicians from Liberia who now live in Philadelphia. Listen to the stories in their songs that promote change and social justice through art.11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Liberian Women’s Chorus for Change
During July and August, Art Splash and Creative Africa are not able to accommodate large group visits due to space constraints. To book a group visit to Creative Africa in the fall, please call 215-684-7863. Camp groups are welcome to visit the Museum’s main building this summer with advance registration.