Take in the art on view in our galleries. Explore our building—and use it as a giant viewing device! Work with your friends and family to construct small-scale architectural models of your own design (Tuesday to Thursday only) or participate in our NEW Bank of America Art Lab installation created in partnership with Boston-based artist Susannah Lawrence. Plus check out our special school vacation week menu!


  • Collections Connection | Mon–Thu, 11 AM–4 PM
    Bank of America Art Lab
    Try out the “make a miniature gallery” project designed by local artist Susannah Lawrence. Children under age 5 will need adult support in completing the project. Last entry is 3:30 PM.
  • Art Boats | Wednesday only, 11 AM–4 PM
    Bank of America Art Lab
    Make 2D “art boats” that are also miniature galleries to keep or install in the art lab.

In the Galleries

  • Books and Looks | Mon–Fri, 11 AM + 2 PM
    Poss Family Mediatheque, 4th floor
    Staff-led picture book readings make connections between stories and art on view or architecture concepts. Best for ages 3–8 with adults.
  • Sketching | Mon + Fri, 12:45–4 PM
    Founders Gallery


  • Architecture Investigations | Tue–Thu, 1–3 PM
    1st Floor
    Building and architecture challenges for kids/families using simple materials.
  • ICA Giants | Mon–Wed, 10 AM–5 PM
    ICA Atrium, 1st Floor
    Catch a larger-than-life video installation of ICA visitors recorded in the fall and early winter of 2016 by Boston-based artist Susannah Lawrence.