Events

June 14, 2017
10:30am12:00pm

Pack It Up!

Storytime
Are you ready for a summer vacation? Then Storytime at the Amon Carter is the place to be!

This week, share the important items you might take on an adventure. Bring your family to hear stories, look at art, and create something that you may want to take with you on a journey! A snack will be provided.

During each Storytime, adults can register their participating children to win that week’s featured books. A drawing will be held at the end of each program; those chosen do not need to be present to win.

This program is best for families with children ages 8 and under and their adult companions. If you work for a summer school or day care, we offer a customized experience for your students on different days. Please call 817.989.5036 or email for more information.

Storytime is held every Wednesday, June 7 through July 26, from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

Storytime is sponsored by Joan Trew, Williams Trew Real Estate.
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Snack provided by GoGo squeeZ.
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The museum is unable to validate paid parking at the Will Rogers Memorial Center. Parking information.

Helpful guidelines for your visit.
06/14/2017 10:30am 06/14/2017 12:00pm Pack It Up! Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
June 14, 2017
2:00pm3:00pm

Close Encounters

Access Program

Designed for people of all ages with low or no vision and their guests, participants utilize tactile tools and conversation to connect with artworks in the museum’s collection.

Reservations are required. Registration for this program opens May 1. Call 817.989.5013 or email education@cartermuseum.org to reserve your place and receive helpful instructions and parking information.

There is a designated barrier-free entrance near accessible parking for vehicles displaying the appropriate disability permits on Lancaster Avenue (the museum’s south side).

Tools for this program are generously funded by the Alcon Foundation.

See the Close Encounters program in action in this NBC5 news story.

06/14/2017 2:00pm 06/14/2017 3:00pm Close Encounters Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public