Family Program

Workshop: The Art of Words with Lemon Andersen (for ages 7 and up)

Write your own verse and experiment with bringing your words to life with Tony Award–winning poet, spoken-word artist, and actor, Lemon Andersen. For all ages; best for ages 7 and up.

Part of ¡Fiesta! Celebrate Latin America / Celebren América Latina.

¡Fiesta! is made possible by the Great Circle Foundation and the New York Yankees Foundation. It is presented by the Museum's Multicultural Audience Development Initiative and the Education Department.

Free with Museum admission; admission is free for children under 12 with an adult.

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Free Programs for Families and Teens

Download the latest Free Programs for Kids and Families brochure (PDF) to find out what's happening this season at the Met. You can also find up-to-date program listings on our online calendar.

Children's Art Classes, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Spark imagination, creativity, and lifelong connections with art at the Met! Sign up for classes taught by experienced educators and teaching artists who use the entire Museum—from the studios to the galleries—as an expanded classroom.

Family Guides

Read all about it! Special guides show kids visiting the Museum how to hunt for details and learn fun facts about the collection. Download a guide before your visit, or pick one up for free at the Information Desks.

Program Support

Family Programs are made possible by Uris Brothers Foundation Endowment, The Aronson Family Foundation, Estate of Anna J. Enea, Pat and John Rosenwald Fund, Mr. and Mrs. Marvin H. Schein, Joan E. Weberman, Epstein Teicher Philanthropies, and The DuCommun and Gross Family Foundation.