Drop in at the Ryan Education Center at the Art Institute of Chicago for FREE Family Fun year round
Where: Art Institute of Chicago, Ryan Education Center. You must enter through the Modern Wing entrance at 159 East Monroe Street in order to avoid paying museum admission. You will NOT have access to any area of the Museum except the Ryan Education Center without paying admission.
For more information about Family Programs, please call (312) 857-7161 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
- The Artists Studio, Daily 10:30AM-5PM. Explore themes of nature in art with your family. Find upcoming Artist’s Studio programs. Free; no registration required. (When you look through the list any event that requires registration has a fee ranging from $8-$70). Drop in at the Artist’s Studio in the Ryan Learning Center, and work as a family on an art project that you can take home. Activities are thematically linked to artwork in the museum’s collection and special exhibitions.
Artist’s Studio programs are designed for children of all ages along with their caregivers and take place daily in the Family Room during Family Room hours. Admission to the Ryan Learning Center is always free, so come as often as you like! You are not allowed to drop your children off and leave. Caregivers must stay with their charges.