Families with Children

Make your family's next visit to the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco one to remember! Whether you are interested in seeing art or making it, your family will take away more than just memories from the Museums. The museum offers programs for kids of all ages including toddler tours, art classes after school, and summer camp. Visit the de Youngsters Studio, a free play space for families, or join us every Saturday for our free Family Art Making.

Use the Family Resources below to support your child’s engagement with the collections:

Additional Information

Visit the de Young calendar for a schedule of programs.

Questions? Email families@famsf.org.

Saturday Programs

Family Art MakingSaturdays | de YoungWe offer free family programming at the de Young on Saturdays from 11 am–4 pm. Visit the drop-in Family Art Making tables to explore a theme related to the art in our permanent collection or special exhibitions. Family Art Making is free and open to the public (... View More

Art after School

Four-Part SeriesWednesdays, 4–5:30 pm | de YoungJoin us at the de Young for a series of afterschool classes. Art after School is a four-week program offering in-depth exploration of the museum’s collection and art-making processes, with instruction by professional teaching artists. Students will... View More

Summer Art Camp

We are so happy to have served 343 campers this summer in our Summer Art Camp! Please check back in October for more details about Art Camp 2019. Additional InformationQuestions? Email families@famsf.org.

Toddler Tours

Second Thursdays, 10–11:30 am | de YoungTickets can be purchased through our online store here.Toddler Tours give our youngest visitors and their caregiver a chance to experience works of art together at the de Young. Adults and children 18 to 36 months are invited to participate in guided gallery... View More