Family Day

Family Day: Institute of Hearts

Last occurred: Sunday, February 14
11:00 am to 5:00 pm


Love Mia? Bring your loved ones to celebrate Valentine’s Day at the museum.

Gallery Activity Institute of Hearts
11 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Show your love this Valentine’s Day by leaving your heart with the art. Then, let the world know which artwork takes your breath away. Be sure to share the love on social media using #MiaHearts and #FamilyDayMia.

Art-Making Arty Hearts
11 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Draw, paint, or print some arty hearts.

Art-making Who Do You Love?
11 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Make a mixed-media valentine for someone special.

Workshop Children’s Theatre Company
Noon, 1, 2 & 3 p.m.
Hop into The Frog Bride, CTC’s play about love, magic, and transformation. Lead by a professional teaching artist, activate your body, voice, and imagination to explore the fundamentals of acting through a classic fairy tale with a unique twist.

Harp Music
Noon – 3 p.m.
Delight in lovely harp performances from musician Andrea Stern.

Preschool Tour Feelings
11:30 a.m. & 12:30 p.m.
Go on an adventure exploring feelings in art, with a tour designed especially for little ones.

Tour Celebration of African American Art in History
1 p.m.
From 19th-century itinerant artist Joshua Johnson to contemporary artist Nick Cave, discover, explore and celebrate the arts and culture of African American artists in Mia’s collection!

Tour Absolutely Fabulous: Highlights of Mia’s Collection
2 & 3:30 p.m.
See Mia’s most beloved works of art in a tour highlighting the best of the best.