STORYTIME takes place every Wednesday at 10 am and Sunday at 11 am from September through July.

Experience contemporary art through stories and movement. Join us as we introduce children to an artwork on view and read a book aloud. Then, stay and play while your little artist creates. No reservations or tickets required. Nursing moms are welcome. Stroller parking is available in the Hirshhorn Lobby. An ASL Interpreter may be requested for this program. Two weeks advance notice is appreciated. For a group of ten or more, please contact mcgettigant@si.edu to reserve a program in advance.

Need a snack? Come early or stay after the program for coffee and treats at Dolcezza Coffee & Gelato in the Hirshhorn Lobby, or enjoy a snack on our outside Plaza. Please note: food and drink are not allowed in the galleries.

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Upcoming Events › STORYTIME

Upcoming Events › STORYTIME

Photo by Kate Warren

STORYTIME: Julián Is a Mermaid

June 23, 2019 | 11:00 am
Child participating in STORYTIME program.

STORYTIME: The Day You Begin

June 26, 2019 | 10:00 am
Children in gallery with craft project
Children in gallery with craft project
Visitors with a sculpture at the Hirshhorn

STORYTIME: Claimdigger

July 10, 2019 | 10:00 am
Visitors with a sculpture at the Hirshhorn

STORYTIME: Claimdigger

July 14, 2019 | 10:00 am
Children Drawing

STORYTIME: Moon Madness

July 17, 2019 | 10:00 am
Babe and mother in gallery

EYE TO EYE: STORYTIME in ASL

July 21, 2019 | 10:00 am
Children Drawing

STORYTIME: Moon Madness

July 21, 2019 | 10:00 am