(MAM) & Yard School of Art offer American, Native American, & contemporary art exhibitions, programs, & classes in NJ



The Education Department offers programs designed to encourage children and families to explore, understand, and enjoy the Museum’s collection and exhibitions. Programs provide a variety of approaches to looking at, talking about, and interpreting art that create rich learning environments for audiences of all ages to experience and enjoy art together.


You can purchase tickets to upcoming events below, over the phone at 973-259-5137, or by stopping in The Store at MAM.





Family Learning Lab

Free for Members/Included with Museum admission
Open during gallery hours


Drop-In Studio

Every Sunday, starting September 16, 1–4 p.m.



FALL 2018


Home School Class: Who Am I?

Tuesdays, 1:30–2:30 p.m. 10 weeks, starting September 18


Family Day: Celebrating American Identity

Sunday, October 14, 1–4 p.m.


The Little Read

Saturday, October 20, 1–2 p.m.


CinéKids: Snow and the Magical Trees (2014) (Neige et les arbres magiques)

Saturday, December 8, 3:30 p.m.


Upcoming Events

  • 09Dec
  • Submission Deadline for 2019 Scholastic Art Awards: Northern New Jersey Region
  • Details
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  • 09Dec
  • New Member Tour and Orientation
  • Montclair Art Museum
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