The High Museum has ongoing programs for all ages throughout the year. Whether you’re a toddler, a teen, or an adult, we’ve got you covered with art-making classes, lectures, parties, and more. Find out what we have to offer.
Explore, learn, and create with your toddler every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. All activities are drop-in and free with Museum admission. Toddler Thursdays are sibling friendly, so bring the whole gang! Designed for children ages fifteen months through three years with their caregivers, Toddler Thursdays engage children’s creativity and incorporate monthly themes with related artwork, art-making activities, stories, and tours.
First Fridays have something for everyone! On the first Friday of every month from 6–9 p.m., you can count on the High for drop-in art making with Indie Craft Experience, live performances by Atlanta area artists, gallery talks, drinks for purchase, and more. Did we mention all programming is free with Museum admission?
Don’t miss out on this TEEN-ONLY, drop-in art-making workshop on the first Friday of each month from 5–8 p.m. Led by Atlanta artist Shannon Green and the High’s Teen Team, Open Studio introduces teens to the Museum and art techniques. FREE Museum admission for teens with a valid I.D.
On the second Sunday of each month, the High Museum offers FREE ADMISSION for all visitors and family programming from 1 to 4 p.m. Enjoy art-making activities, tours, performances, and the High’s permanent collection and special exhibitions. Second Sundays incorporate monthly themes and adventures planned especially for you!
Mark your calendar for live jazz in the High’s atrium on the third Friday of every month, hosted by Jamal Ahmad from Jazz 91.9 WCLK, Atlanta’s jazz station! Music, drinks, art—no matter the month, every Friday Jazz offers a great lineup featuring different styles of jazz, from straight ahead to free jazz, bebop to swing, and more.
Join us the third Friday of every month from 6-9pm during Friday Jazz! Drop in and sketch live, clothed models in our galleries. All ranges of drawing experience are welcome, including guests who are picking up a sketchbook for the first time.
Distinguished guests, distinctive voices. Artists on art, exclusively at the High. Join the High Museum for talks and discussions that will ignite your curiosity, encourage conversation, and invite thoughtful questioning. Museum members receive free admission to all talks and panel discussions. Reservations are required.
In addition to the tours associated with school and student groups and our special programming, the High offers regularly scheduled daily HIGHlights tours, weekend family tours, and toddler tours. If you are visiting with a group, you can also schedule a special group tour. Please contact group sales at 404-733-4550 for more information.
The High offers special class series throughout the year for youth and adults. Learn techniques from local artists. Join Museum Education Staff for discussions concentrating on special exhibitions and the High’s permanent collection as you explore the galleries.
Art-making workshops, museum exploration, and new friends await campers during school breaks at the High! We offer camps during the summer and workshops during the school year for ages 6 through 14. Participants will explore the collection, sketch in the galleries, and create artwork.
Make art with Atlanta artists in hands-on workshops, listen to live performances, explore the galleries on a scavenger hunt, capture the moment in a photo booth, participate in a poetry slam, and more. The High transforms for a night just for teens by teens.
Combat school break boredom with a healthy dose of art and creativity! The High has drop-in art making workshops for your family to get involved.