Saturday, September 29
10:00 AM–4 PM
Free for families: up to two adults per family accompanied by children ages 6–12. Youth 17 and under are always admitted free to the ICA.
Contemporary Art Tool Kit
Visit the ICA Galleries with a tour guide or on your own to see an array of art and ideas from today’s artists, and explore the waterfront neighborhood—dubbed The Innovation District—with Boston by Foot tour guides to gather innovative ideas. Back in the Bank of America Art Lab work with local artists to create must-have art-making tools to foster your artistic investigations.
Visit the Galleries 10-5
See what the artworks reveal & share your ideas.
Don’t miss the Art Wall by artist Swoon on the first floor.
Take the elevator up to the 4th floor to see more artworks.
Family Tours 11-3
Brief tours focusing on a range of art works available by request between
11 and 3pm. Space is limited; groups will be assigned according to children’s ages.
Inquire at the family programs’ admissions table and meet in front of the art lab.
Bank of America Art Lab, 1st floor
Get FREE tickets from Family Programs staff!
Entry times: 11, 12, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30
- Artist’s Books and Binoculars For ages 6+
- Making Tools for Action and for Observation For ages 6+
Founder’s Gallery, 4th floor
- Drawing For all ages 11-3
Play Dates are sponsored by Vivien and Alan Hassenfeld and the Hassenfeld Family Foundation.
Play Dates are made possible by the Bank of America Charitable Foundation.
Generous support of ICA Youth Education is provided by the JPMorgan Chase Foundation.
State Street Corporation Free Admission for Youth at the ICA is generously supported by