Experience Something Beautiful
TYLER MUSEUM OF ART IS YOUR CULTURAL CONNECTION
The Museum offers a wide variety of educational and cultural opportunities for adults, including lectures, art tours, workshops and much more. TMA Members enjoy most of these events for free. Read on to discover something you will want to experience.
Get original insights into current exhibitions during our Gallery Talks. The TMA invites artists, scholars, collectors and curators to deliver intriguing talks in our galleries. This informal format allows visitors to interact with guest speakers, and to discuss topics such as method, medium and meaning. Scheduled Gallery Talks will be posted on our Calendar of Events.
Lectures at the Tyler Museum of Art bring art historians and other experts to give scholarly lectures in conjunction with current exhibitions, to deepen the public's understanding and interpretation of art. The Museum organizes a Spring and Fall Lecture Series for the community to enjoy. Find out when the next lecture is scheduled by looking at our Calendar of Events and our News & Events page.
On the third Monday of every other month, the Museum offers East Texas seniors, ages 65 and older, exclusive access to the Museum. Along with free admission to all current exhibitions, the Museum provides docent tours at 10:45 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. Information about the next Seniors' Day can be found on the Calendar of Events.
WORKSHOPS & CLASSES
The Museum offers 1–2 day weekend workshops and classes led by professional artists and educators for participants 18 and older related to current exhibitions.
Check out our News & Events section for the latest information on upcoming workshops, classes and other special educational opportunities.
Special event programming is designed to complement exhibitions and enhance the public's understanding and appreciation of the visual arts. Films, storytelling, poetry readings and performances of music, dance and theater are some of the exciting events presented by the Museum. For more information about upcoming events, see the Calendar of Events and the News & Events page.