Register for activities sent straight to your inbox!

This month we invite you to hit the refresh button and reflect on art with fresh eyes. Spring is in full bloom here in New England, shed some layers and seek some hope and wonder! Register today to receive downloadable activities straight to your inbox.

Please note there will be no live workshops on Zoom, and no in-person programs on-site. 

Tickets are SOLD OUT for Free Admission for Families on Sat, May 29. Reserve tickets in advance for next month’s free family admission day on Sat, Jun 26. More details

NOTE select galleries are currently closed for the installation of Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech”, opening July 3. See here for exhibitions now on view

Beginning May 29, in line with the latest guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Commonwealth of Massachusetts, fully vaccinated visitors are no longer required to wear face coverings at the ICA. Timed tickets will still be required; advance reservation strongly recommended. Learn more

Activity Bags!

Icon of a blue activity bag with a clipboard and a pamphlet sticking out.

Free activity bags for kids will be available on-site with self-guided art activities that can be used in the lobby, in the galleries, or outside! Activity bag quantities are limited, and first come, firs served.

NOTE the Bank of America Art Lab is currently closed.


Downloadable Activities

Awaken your senses, and dive into these activities at home, outside, or even in the galleries at the ICA.

An illustration graphic of The Sandra and Gerald Fineberg Art Wall.

Design Your Own Art Wall

Get creative


A woman and girl concentrating and looking down while making art during an ICA Play Date.

Slow Art Day

Take it slow


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Your support helps keeps programs like this – both virtual and in-person – free and accessible in this time of uncertainty. If you are able, please consider becoming a member or making a one-time gift to support the ICA.

ICA Kids and Family programs are supported, in part, by Vivien and Alan Hassenfeld, the Hassenfeld Family Foundation, the Willow Tree Fund, and Raymond T. & Ann T. Mancini Family Foundation.