Whether you’re visiting the museum for the first time or the hundredth, there is always something to learn. Our Family Guides help you get the most from your visit.
Stumped by a question your five year old just asked? Explore the artworks throughout the Akron Art Museum with a backpack full of hands-on activities. Fun for all ages, the activities allow you and your family to tell stories, write poems, make mismatched portraits, imaginary sculptures and work together to find out more about the art. Simply stop by the Visitor Services desk to pick up you Akron Art Museum backpack.
This guide focuses on the design of the original building and its current look.
This guide focuses on the various animals, people and objects that artists put in their work.
This guide focuses on the variety of movement and energy artists portray in their work.
This guide focuses on artworks that will give you glimpses of the past and help you imagine the future.
This guide focuses on paintings and sculptures featuring or inspired by water.
Search for one artwork from each of the museum's 10 decades.