Programs and Events

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

Antioch, 'Ktisis Floor Mosaic', 5th century, cubes of marble and limestone embedded in lime mortar

Art Cart: Mosaics

Learn about our wonderful mosaics and try your hand at making one! Check our calendar for the latest schedule.

Utagawa Hiroshige, 'Maple Trees at Mama, Tekona Shrine and Linked Bridge', detail, 1857, woodblock print: ink and color on paper

Art Cart: Woodblock Printing

Discover the techniques used to create Japanese woodblock prints. Check our calendar for the latest schedule.

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Tours of The Floating World

Docent-led tours of our latest exhibition are offered Saturdays at 1pm. Free with Museum admission.

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Free First Sundays

Admission is free for everyone on the first Sunday of each month! Click for full details.

A young volunteer dressed in armor is handed a sword by a WAM educator during a live presentation

Arms and Armor – Live!

Discover the world of arms and armor, ranging from the Romans to medieval knights and beyond. 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month. Free with Museum admission.

A boy tries out a knight's helmet and vambrace

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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Zip Tours

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

Detail of 'Lucien Bonaparte Contemplating His Mistress' by Guillaume Guillon-Lethière

Spotlight Series: The Remarkable Career of Guillaume Guillon-Lethière

Sunday, February 19 at 2pm.

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Flora in Winter 2023

The region's premier floral design event includes captivating and imaginative interpretations of artworks on view in the Museum. March 2–5, 2023.

A student stands at an easel painting a colorful still life

Winter Art Classes

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

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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!

Two young children happily wander the galleries

Scavenger Hunts

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

Visitors gather in the Renaissance Court for a performance


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