The Nassau County Museum of Art will offer a special WINTER BREAK ART PROGRAM FOR FAMILIES, February 22-24, 11 a.m- 2 p.m.
The winter school vacation week features hands-on art making for children of all ages and their adult companions. Inspired by the colors and subjects of Louis Comfort Tiffany’s work, museum docents will be in the galleries to assist young visitors to develop their own creative response
Museum admission plus $5 per family materials fee. No reservations are needed. Families Making Art Together is held in the museum’s main building, the Arnold & Joan Saltzman Fine Art Building.
The Nassau County Museum of Art is located at One Museum Drive (just off Northern Boulevard, Route 25A, two traffic lights west of Glen Cove Road) in Roslyn Harbor. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Docent-led tours of the exhibition are offered at 2 p.m. each day; meet in the lobby, no reservations needed. Admission to the galleries in the Arnold & Joan Saltzman Fine Art Building is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors (62 and above) and $4 for students and children (4 to12). Members are admitted free. There is a $2 parking fee on weekends (members, free). The Museum Store is open Tuesday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Nassau County Museum of Art, governed by a privately elected board of trustees, is chartered and accredited by New York State as a not-for-profit, private educational institution. The museum’s programs and exhibitions are made possible through the support of Nassau County under County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Nassau County Legislature, the museum’s board of trustees, memberships, corporate memberships, event and exhibition sponsors, admissions, special events, private and corporate donations, and government and foundation grants.
In addition, there are docent-led tours of the Main Galleries Exhibition, Tuesday-Sunday at 2 p.m. as well as special family tours, Sundays at 1 p.m.
Tours are free with museum admission
There is a $2 per car parking fee on weekends (members free)
Call (516) 484-9337 for current exhibitions, events, hours and directions or log onto http://www.nassaumuseum.org.