Stroller Tours

Joslyn offers docent-guided tours designed for moms, dads, and caregivers to look at and talk about art with other adults, while being mindful of young ones in arms and strollers. Gather in Joslyn's ConAgra Foods Atrium at 9:15am for complimentary pastries and refreshments. Then head to the galleries for 10 am tours that will keep you up-to-date on Joslyn's permanent collection and exciting special exhibitions. Tandem strollers and crying babies welcome!

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  • December 10 - Portraits
  • January 21 - Subjects & Styles
  • February 18 - Love in Art
  • March 18 - American Moderns*
Free for Joslyn members and infants/toddlers, $5 general public adults (*$10 for American Moderns exhibition). Space is limited; reservations are requested.  Questions? Call (402) 661-3860 or email Joslyn's Youth and Family Programs Manager.

Breakfast pastries donated by J. Skinner Artisan Baking.

Story Adventures

It's never too early for stories and art! Preschoolers and young readers, accompanied by an adult, as invited to this FREE, artful reading program presented by Joslyn and Omaha Public Library. Stop by the Museum each month when a children's librarian will read thematic stories and engage little ones in simple activities connecting them to artworks. Older siblings are welcome, too.

Tuesdays @ 10:30 am:
  • December 16 - People, Places, & Things
  • January 20 - Comic Art
  • February 17 - American Indian Folk Tales
  • March 17 - Oceans

Family Scavenger Hunts

Stop by the EdTech Gallery to pick up a scavenger hunt, then let the gallery adventure begin! Try Wild Things, Fall into Autumn, and others. Click here for details.

Do you have kids who snicker at art with nudes and you don't know what to say? Try Undressing the Nudes for a brief exploration of the nude in art and an explanation of why the figure is an important symbolic and technical tool for artists.

Just for Scouts

Joslyn offers a variety of workshops for Girl Scouts (Brownies & Juniors) & Boy Scouts (Cubs & Webelos). Offered on Sundays throughout the year.

Click here for more information on Girl Scout Workshops.

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for more information on Boy Scout Workshops.

Have questions? Call (402) 661-3860 or e-mail Joslyn's Youth and Family Programs Manager.