Events

June 7, 2019
8:00am6:00pm

Members on the Road

Discover the Brandywine Valley and Winterthur with the Amon Carter.
Sustainer, Patron and Circle members

Nestled in the rolling hills between Philadelphia and Wilmington, the Brandywine Valley is home to world-class museums, European-inspired estates, and magnificent gardens. We will visit some of the area’s most enchanting attractions, including the Delaware Art Museum, Brandywine River Museum, N. C. and Andrew Wyeth Homes and Studios, Winterthur Museum and Gardens, and Longwood Gardens.

Tour price is $2,100 per person based on double occupancy (single supplement is $300). This fee includes accommodation, breakfast and lunch daily, and three dinners; transportation by deluxe motor coach; gratuities for guides and bus drivers; all sightseeing and admission charges; and service charges and taxes. Travel to Philadelphia is not included. Space is limited to eighteen persons.

Full payment is due at the time of reservation. For more information or reservations, contact Mary Lynn Sloane at 817.989.5063 or marylynn.sloane@cartermuseum.org.

06/07/2019 8:00am 06/07/2019 6:00pm Members on the Road Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
June 8, 2019
8:00am6:00pm

Members on the Road

Discover the Brandywine Valley and Winterthur with the Amon Carter.
Sustainer, Patron and Circle members

Nestled in the rolling hills between Philadelphia and Wilmington, the Brandywine Valley is home to world-class museums, European-inspired estates, and magnificent gardens. We will visit some of the area’s most enchanting attractions, including the Delaware Art Museum, Brandywine River Museum, N. C. and Andrew Wyeth Homes and Studios, Winterthur Museum and Gardens, and Longwood Gardens.

Tour price is $2,100 per person based on double occupancy (single supplement is $300). This fee includes accommodation, breakfast and lunch daily, and three dinners; transportation by deluxe motor coach; gratuities for guides and bus drivers; all sightseeing and admission charges; and service charges and taxes. Travel to Philadelphia is not included. Space is limited to eighteen persons.

Full payment is due at the time of reservation. For more information or reservations, contact Mary Lynn Sloane at 817.989.5063 or marylynn.sloane@cartermuseum.org.

06/08/2019 8:00am 06/08/2019 6:00pm Members on the Road Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
June 12, 2019
10:00am12:00pm

Storytime: Seminary South Library

Story and artmaking for families with children 8 and under

The museum is on the move this summer! Join us as we take our Storytime program to locations all across Fort Worth. Each week we will feature a Texas themed book that connects with artworks from our collection. Take inspiration from the story you hear and create your own work of art using fun supplies.

This week, families are invited to join us at Seminary South Library, anytime between 10 a.m.–noon, where we will read Round is a Tortilla by Roseanne Greenfield Thong, illustrated by John Parra. This week’s Storytime will be bilingual. The story will be read every 20 minutes starting at 10 a.m.

Seminary South Library is located at 501 E. Bolt St., Fort Worth, TX 76110

Be sure to check our website and social media for the most up-to-date information on Storytime.

Storytime is held every Wednesday, June 5 through July 31 (except on July 3).

Questions? Call 817-738-1933 or email visitors@cartermusuem.org.

The Amon Carter Museum of American Art is supported, in part, by the generosity of Amon Carter members and donors, the City of Fort Worth, and Texas Commission on the Arts through the Arts Council of Fort Worth.

06/12/2019 10:00am 06/12/2019 12:00pm Storytime: Seminary South Library Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
June 19, 2019
10:00am12:00pm

Storytime: Botanical Research Institute of Texas

Story and artmaking for families with children 8 and under

The museum is on the move this summer! Join us as we take our Storytime program to locations all across Fort Worth. Each week we will feature a Texas themed book that connects with artworks from our collection. Take inspiration from the story you hear and create your own work of art using fun supplies.

This week, families are invited to join us at BRIT (Botanical Research Institute of Texas) anytime between 10 a.m.–noon, where we will read The Legend of the Bluebonnet by Tomie DePaola. The story will be read outside every 20 minutes starting at 10 a.m.(weather permitting) on BRITS’s geological survey wall, so be sure to bring your sunglasses and hat!

BRIT is located at 1700 University Dr., Fort Worth, TX 76107. When entering the parking lot from University Drive, BRIT is the building on the right side, with the living garden on the roof.

Be sure to check our website and social media for the most up-to-date information on Storytime.

Storytime is held every Wednesday, June 5 through July 31 (except on July 3).

Questions? Call 817-738-1933 or email visitors@cartermusuem.org.

The Amon Carter Museum of American Art is supported, in part, by the generosity of Amon Carter members and donors, the City of Fort Worth, and Texas Commission on the Arts through the Arts Council of Fort Worth.

06/19/2019 10:00am 06/19/2019 12:00pm Storytime: Botanical Research Institute of Texas Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
June 21, 2019
7:00pm10:00pm

Midsummer Mingle

The Amon Carter Museum of American Art’s Society 1949 cordially invites you to Midsummer Mingle Friday, June 21, 2019, 7–10 p.m. at Magdalena’s (502 Grand Avenue, Fort Worth, Texas 76164). Come celebrate the longest day of the year with music by DJ Ronnie Hart, food, craft cocktails, activities, and a sendoff to the sun at sunset. $45 per ticket for members, $60 per ticket for non-members

Limited tickets available!

06/21/2019 7:00pm 06/21/2019 10:00pm Midsummer Mingle Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
June 26, 2019
10:30am12:30pm

Storytime: Southwest Regional Library

Story and artmaking for families with children 8 and under

The museum is on the move this summer! Join us as we take our Storytime program to locations all across Fort Worth. Each week we will feature a Texas themed book that connects with artworks from our collection. Take inspiration from the story you hear and create your own work of art using fun supplies.

This week, families are invited to join us at Southwest Regional Library anytime between 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., where we will read L is for Lone Star: A Texas Alphabet by Carol Crane, illustrated by Alan Stacy. The story will be read every 20 minutes starting at 10:30 a.m.

The Southwest Regional library is located at 4001 Library Ln, Fort Worth, TX 76109

Be sure to check our website and social media for the most up-to-date information on Storytime.

Storytime is held every Wednesday, June 5 through July 31 (except on July 3).

Questions? Call 817-738-1933 or email visitors@cartermusuem.org.

The Amon Carter Museum of American Art is supported, in part, by the generosity of Amon Carter members and donors, the City of Fort Worth, and Texas Commission on the Arts through the Arts Council of Fort Worth.

06/26/2019 10:30am 06/26/2019 12:30pm Storytime: Southwest Regional Library Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
June 27, 2019
6:00pm8:00pm

Offsite Book Club: Killers of the Flower Moon

This summer the Amon Carter will be closed for renovations, but our quarterly book club will meet at Brewed (801 W. Magnolia Ave). Start your summer reading with a haunting true-life murder mystery about one of the most monstrous crimes in American history. This summer’s book club will focus on the New York Times bestseller and National Book Award finalist Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann, which tells the gruesome story of the Osage Indian Reservation murders and the birth of the FBI. We will discuss the sinister secrets surrounding one of the darkest stories in American history and discuss images of the Osage Nation from the 19th and 20th century in the Amon Carter’s collection.

Brewed has an awesome menu of delicious food and fantastic drinks and desserts available for purchase. Please come hungry and thirsty to support your friendly neighborhood hangout! Registration for this program opens May 15.

Questions? Call 817.989.5013 or email education@cartermuseum.org.

06/27/2019 6:00pm 06/27/2019 8:00pm Offsite Book Club: Killers of the Flower Moon Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
July 10, 2019
10:00am12:00pm

Storytime: Botanical Research Institute of Texas

Story and artmaking for families with children 8 and under

The museum is on the move this summer! Join us as we take our Storytime program to locations all across Fort Worth. Each week we will feature a Texas themed book that connects with artworks from our collection. Take inspiration from the story you hear and create your own work of art using fun supplies.

After taking a week off, we are excited to have you join us at BRIT (Botanical Research Institute of Texas) anytime between 10 a.m.–noon, where we will read The Three Little Tamales by Eric A. Kimmel, illustrated by Valeria Docampo. The story will be read outside every 20 minutes starting at 10 a.m.(weather permitting) on BRITS’s geological survey wall, so be sure to bring your sunglasses and hat!

BRIT is located at 1700 University Dr., Fort Worth, TX 76107. When entering the parking lot from University Drive, BRIT is the building on the right side, with the living garden on the roof.

Be sure to check our website and social media for the most up-to-date information on Storytime.

Storytime is held every Wednesday, June 5 through July 31 (except on July 3).

Questions? Call 817-738-1933 or email visitors@cartermusuem.org.

The Amon Carter Museum of American Art is supported, in part, by the generosity of Amon Carter members and donors, the City of Fort Worth, and Texas Commission on the Arts through the Arts Council of Fort Worth.

07/10/2019 10:00am 07/10/2019 12:00pm Storytime: Botanical Research Institute of Texas Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
July 11, 2019
5:00pm8:00pm

Carter Happy Hour at HopFusion Ale Works

This summer the Amon Carter will be closed for renovations, but we will be at local haunts and happy hours hanging out with our community. Cool down with Carter staff at HopFusion Ale Works (200 E Broadway Ave) and join us for some even cooler art activities for adults!

Beverages available to purchase. Questions? Call 817.898.5013 or email education@cartermuseum.org.

07/11/2019 5:00pm 07/11/2019 8:00pm Carter Happy Hour at HopFusion Ale Works Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
July 17, 2019
10:00am12:00pm

Storytime: The Trailhead at Clearfork

Story and artmaking for families with children 8 and under

The museum is on the move this summer! Join us as we take our Storytime program to locations all across Fort Worth. Each week we will feature a Texas themed book that connects with artworks from our collection. Take inspiration from the story you hear and create your own work of art using fun supplies.

This week families are invited to join us at The Trailhead at Clearfork anytime between 10 a.m.–noon, where we will read How I Spent My Summer Vacation by Mark Teague. The story will be read every 20 minutes starting at 10 a.m. We will be outside, so be sure to bring your sunglasses and hat! After listening to the story and creating your artwork, feel free to enjoy The Trailhead and have a picnic. You can purchase food from Press Café or bring your own and have some more fun in the sun! In case of bad weather, check our website and social media for updated location details.

The Trailhead at Clearfork is located at 4801 Edwards Ranch Rd, Fort Worth, TX 76111, just behind Press Café

Be sure to check our website and social media for the most up-to-date information on Storytime.

Storytime is held every Wednesday, June 5 through July 31 (except on July 3).

Questions? Call 817-738-1933 or email visitors@cartermusuem.org.

The Amon Carter Museum of American Art is supported, in part, by the generosity of Amon Carter members and donors, the City of Fort Worth, and Texas Commission on the Arts through the Arts Council of Fort Worth.

07/17/2019 10:00am 07/17/2019 12:00pm Storytime: The Trailhead at Clearfork Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public