Educational outreach is a key component of the Chrysler's mission to use art to delight, inspire and transform. We offer a variety of options for family education, entertainment and fun, and we host more than 10,000 tour visitors a year. More often than not, it's all free.
The Art of Yoga
Join us every Tuesday from 8:45–9:45 a.m. for yoga in the galleries. Classes led by Tenesha Bazemore are suitable for all age levels. For more information, click here.
Daily Gallery Talks
Every day we're open, we offer an expert-led gallery talk at 1 p.m. Meet up at the Welcome Desk in Huber Court to join up with the docent-led group of the day. Free.
Schedule a Tour
Click here to schedule a tour, click here to review our tour guidelines, and click here to see suggested topics. We have nine standard tours available, but we can handle special requests.
Summer Art Camps for Kids
For ages 7-10, we offer a week's worth of art fun in painting, drawing, and sculpting at the Museum. Camp Chrysler will run Monday-Friday, July 25-29, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. On the final Friday, we invite all friends and family to come to our Camp Chrysler Art Show.
For ages 13-17, we offer a Glass Studio Camp that will run Monday-Friday, June 20-24, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. For more information, and to sign up for these sessions online, click here.
Tickle My Ears
Join us on the first Thursday of each month for art, fun and stories for pre-schoolers. Starting at 10:30 a.m. you and your child can enjoy storytelling time in front of a work of art. After the reading, we'll head downstairs to the Diamonstein Education Workshop for some hands-on fun!
We offer another session at 11 a.m. for groups. If you would like to bring your daycare, church group, or 8 or more toddlers, please attend the 11 a.m. session. Questions? Call Maegan Douglas, Public Programs Coordinator, at (757) 333-6221.
Call For Docents
Training for our volunteer experts begins this fall. For more information, or to apply online, click here.
We offer educational modules for classroom use crafted with Virginia SOL standards in mind.
Sample modules include Understanding Civics Through Art, Science of Glass, Ancient Egypt, and Influences of Greece and Rome. We also offer segments on geography and American history. For more information, click here.
Promotional Photography Notice/Implied Consent
Participation in Chrysler Museum programs constitutes an agreement by the participant and/or the parent or guardian to allow the Museum to photograph or film participants, without compensation, for possible use in publicity.