A world-class collection of American art, stunning architecture, and 120 acres of Ozark forest with five miles of trails. Admission to the museum is always free.
Use this blog to plan your Summer 2021 visit to the museum.
We have something for all types of learners. From educator resources to family activities to scholars, find what speaks to you and engage with us.
Discover art, nature, science, and more at the museum in these weeklong camps for children ages 4 to 18.
Find opportunities to give and keep art accessible to all, become a member, or join our team.
Crystal Bridges members receive year-round perks, invitations to member-only events, travel opportunities, and more!
Museum & Buildings
Trails and Grounds open daily sunrise to sunset.
Learn how to master one of the more difficult subjects in art—cloth. Join us as we explore techniques in drawing fabric and drapery with guest instructor and Little Rock-based artist Dennis McCann. Guests are encouraged to set up a small fabric still life at home, which can be an article of clothing draped over a chair or hung on the wall.
Supplies (Instructor recommendations in parenthesis):
Free, register online or with Guest Services at 479.657.2335. Once registered, participants will receive an email with information about the event and the Zoom link.
About CB Sketchbook Club
An evening of sketching and discussion with our online creative community! Each week guests will be led through an introductory drawing exercise by a guest artist. Grab your sketchbook or some loose paper and a pencil or pen for this hour-long class that offers the chance to relax and connect digitally with friends as you explore the creative practice of sketching. Sketching offers the freedom to experiment with materials, themes, techniques, and to record the things that inspire you!