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Spring Break at the Muskegon Museum of Art

Spring exhibitions, free Thursday evening admission, and a special Pajama Party event offer family-friendly activity options during spring break at the Muskegon Museum of Art.

Free Thursday Evening Admission and Tours
Museum admission is free on Thursday evenings from 4:00 to 8:00 pm and MMA docents are on hand from 5:00 to 7:00 pm to lead guided exhibition tours. Museum Hours and Admission

Spring Break Pajama Party—Free Event
Thursday, April 4, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Bring your favorite stuffed animal and friend for a pajama party at the Museum. The MMA invites kids and their grown-ups to dress up in jammies (slippers optional) for fun at the museum that includes: Story time, creative snack making, a hot cocoa station, and a family film in the auditorium. The event, activities, and refreshments are free.

Spring Exhibitions

Expressions 2019: 37th Annual Muskegon County Student Art Exhibition
Through April 7, 2019
Expressions is a collaboration between the Muskegon Area Intermediate School District and the MMA that showcases the artistic talents of Muskegon County K-12 students in the visual arts.

In Pieces: The Art of Vintage Puzzles
Through April 21, 2019
Vintage Puzzles from the early 20th century offers a glimpse into the early history of this popular pastime. Vintage puzzles made from a variety of materials and featuring an array of subject matter and piece shape are on display. As an added treat, spend some time assembling a rotating offering of community puzzles. PRESS IMAGES

A+ for Educators: Illustrations by Patricia Polacco
Through May 12, 2019
Celebrate teachers with the art and writing of famed children’s book author and illustrator Patricia Polacco. A+ for Educators features original artworks from several of Polacco’s award-winning books, with a special focus on those inspired by the teachers in her life. PRESS IMAGES

More: Favorites from the MMA’s permanent collection and the traveling exhibition American Spectacle: Paintings from the Manoogian Collection will also be on display. American Spectacle features 11 artworks from The Detroit Institute of Arts 2018-2019 statewide touring exhibition program. Enter the world of late-19th-century American painters whose visions of American culture and identity remain relevant today.

The Muskegon Museum of Art is located at 296 W. Webster Ave. in downtown Muskegon. Visit www.muskegonartmuseum for visitor information.