What is a Museum All About?

Elementary (K-1)
Up to 45 students | 60 minutes

Museums have large collections of many kinds of objects. In this tour, students will learn about museum collections and how they sort artifacts into different categories. This hands-on program demonstrates the processes of selection and explanation while visiting several galleries.

Learning standards will be met as students:

  • Sort common objects into categories, or collections, and explain their reasoning
  • Observe properties of various objects including size, shape, color, and texture