Youth Programs

Stimulate your family’s imagination and inspire a love of art from around the world as you explore our museum together!

MFA Members enjoy FREE admission to the MFA, including discounted or free admission to our youth programs and events, all year. You’ll also get exclusive previews for special exhibitions, discounts at Café Clementine and the MFA Shop, and more. We have a Family level membership that includes admission for up to five household members!  Join today!

Summer Camp at the MFA

Join us for a fun and educational summer camp experience at the MFA, exploring a wide range of activities designed to illuminate 5,000 years of human history! Tree-climbing, art history, culinary explorations, music, scavenger hunts, art-making experiences, and more. The MFA Campus provides a range of exciting opportunities, indoors and out.

Learn more about our 2024 Summer Camp Experiences at the MFA

All ages
Sensory Saturdays

The MFA welcomes families with children who have sensory processing disorders and other sensory-related disabilities to explore the galleries with us each month! During this time, all rotating audio components will be turned down or muted to ensure a calm environment.

Second Saturdays, 10 am to 12 pm. Free for members, through Museums for All, or with the cost of admission.


Bring your little artists downtown for a day of hands-on fun at the Museum of Fine Arts! This event will include 10 art and activity stations for kids to create their own masterpieces inspired by the MFA Collection, including chalk art along Bayshore Drive inspired by Mary Proctor’s “Dancing on the Street Pave in Gold”; an archaeology dig inspired by the MFA’s antiquities galleries; a pop-up poppy field inspired by Georgia O’Keeffe’s “Poppy”; and so much more!

Saturday, May 11, 2024, 10 am to 2 pm. Free for everyone.

Learn more about Painting in the Park

Grades K-6
Art Break with the MFA!

Tap into your creative side with art projects you can do at home, inspired by the MFA Collection and our special exhibitions. Explore the activities here!

Youth and family programs at the MFA are made possible in part through the generous support of Brown & Brown, Dimmitt Automotive Group, the Fatseas Family, The Margaret Acheson Stuart Society, Raymond James, and Trenam Law. To discuss sponsorship opportunities with the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, please contact our team at 727-896-2667 ext. 231.