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Outside at the Guggenheim! Art and Architecture for Families

See the Guggenheim Museum from a different perspective at this outdoor family event! Enjoy the outdoors with your whole family as you explore the connection between our unusual spiral-shaped building and the natural world through close looking and drawing. Drawing materials will be provided for registered participants. Space is limited; please register to participate. Please note that the 11 am–1 pm session is reserved for Guggenheim for All families. The event will continue from 1 to 4 pm, when all families are welcome to join!

This is a drop-in program; you and your family may arrive to join us at any point during the hours of the event. Please note that participation in this free outdoor event does not include admission to the Museum. Masks are required and social distancing will be observed. In the event of inclement weather participants will be notified by 9am on the day of the event regarding cancellation or rescheduling. Questions? Contact while the on-site offices remain closed.

Upcoming Events at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

About Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

1071 Fifth Ave.

Upper East Side, NY


  • Standard hours: Daily, 10am-5:30pm; open until 8pm on Tuesdays and Fridays
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: No
  • Bring food: Yes
  • Buy food: Yes
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): No

  • An internationally renowned art museum and one of the most significant architectural icons of the 20th century, the Guggenheim Museum is at once a vital cultural center, an educational institution, and the heart of an international network of museums. Visitors can experience special exhibitions of modern and contemporary art, lectures by artists and critics, performances and film screenings, classes for teens and adults, and daily tours of the galleries led by museum educators. Founded on a collection of early modern masterpieces, the Guggenheim Museum today is an ever-growing institution devoted to the art of the 20th century and beyond.

  • Nearest public transportation stop: 86th Street Station, 4,5, 6
  • Play area: No
  • Party room: Yes

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