Programs and Events

View our Calendar for up-to-the-minute program information.

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Public Tours of Jewels of the Nile

Docent-led tours of our latest exhibition are offered every weekend – check our calendar for schedule.

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Zip Tours

Our virtual docent-led art discussions focus on exhibitions and select works in the Collection. Both in-gallery and virtual tours available.

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Art Cart: Hieroglyphic Cartouches

Learn about hieroglyphs and how to write your name like a pharaoh! Check our calendar for the latest schedule.

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Art Cart: Hands-on Armor

Knightly armor is nice and shiny, but how does it feel? Find out with our hands-on armor activities! Check our calendar for upcoming Art Carts.

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Highlights Tours

Discover highlights of WAM's vast collection with a docent-led trip through our galleries. Sundays at 1pm.

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Arms and Armor – Live!

Join us for these fun, informative programs, and learn all about different kinds of arms and armor. Free with Museum admission or via Facebook Live.

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Summer Art Classes

There's something for everyone and all artistic abilities. Browse and register online or call 508.793.4333.

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Free First Sundays

Admission is free for everyone on the first Sunday of each month! Click to view our calendar.

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Private Group Tours

Schedule a tailored adult, youth, student or Scout group tour with a trained and dedicated volunteer docent.

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Kids and Families

Explore the museum galleries and make art with your family!

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Scavenger Hunts

Explore the Museum with your friends or family to find “Artful Faces”, animals in art, arms and armor, and more!

Master Series Third Thursdays

Master Series Third Thursdays

Explore past talks through videos.

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Calendar

View our calendar for more about what's going on at Worcester Art Museum and up-to-the-minute program information.