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.
Planning a visit to Crystal Bridges this spring? Use this guide to learn what’s on and what to expect this season.
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.
There’s more to the museum than just the galleries— come enjoy hands-on creative fun with art classes for all ages and experience levels..
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.
It’s never too early to build imagination, creativity, and a love for art! Our youth classes range from babies to tweens and are led at an age-appropriate level by artist educators. Participants will learn about artwork in the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions, as well as new materials and techniques with hands-on art projects in the studios. All supplies are provided.
Classes aren’t just for kids. Visit our calendar and filter by audiences including adults, seniors.
Babies Preschoolers Kids Tweens Teens
With My Museum Kit, learn more about artworks at Crystal Bridges and create your own works of art! These themed kits come with all the art supplies you need to let your imagination run free. They also include digital resources to meet our educators, look at different works of art, and make your own creations with the supplies in your kit. Learn more about My Museum Kits.
Stuck at home? Join our museum educators in their home studios to make creative projects inspired by artwork at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.