Children’s Programs


Students with their artwork. Photo: Jillian Bock

After School Art

After School Art workshops are designed for children to learn about artists, be inspired by works of art, and to create their own artwork.

For children in grades K-5
Mondays, 3:45-4:45 pm

Session 1: September 14, 21 & October 5, 19
Session 2: October 26 & November 2, 9, 16
Session 3: November 23, 20 & December 7, 14

Registration for session 2 will begin on September 28 at 9 am for families within the Southampton and Tuckahoe district, and opens to all other districts October 5.

Registration for session 3 will begin on November 9 at 9 am for families within the Southampton and Tuckahoe district, and opens to all other districts on November 16


Advance registration is required.  Email to register.  Registrations will be accepted in the order they are received after the dates and times noted above.

Spring Vacation Workshop Photo: Alana Mercurio

Parrish Home Art Studios!

If your family has enjoyed art workshops or Open Studios in the Museum, they’ll love our guides for at home art activities using materials you already have in your home! Click below for fun, interactive art activities for families.

Parrish Home Art Studios

Spring Vacation Workshop Photo: Hazel Hutchins

Vacation Art Workshops

Vacation Art Workshops are offered during the winter, spring, and holiday school vacations. Workshop topics are inspired by the artwork on view in the  museum exhibitions and will explore different media and techniques each day.

Art campers drawing in the galleries. Photo: Jillian Bock

Summer Camp

Summer Art Camps and Workshops provide the opportunity for children to learn, experiment, and create in the visual arts.


The Parrish Art Museum’s educational programming is supported, in part, by Milford D. and Janice B. Gerton/Arts and Letters Foundation; Bobbie Braun/The Neuwirth Foundation; the Institute of Museum and Library Services; May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation; Long Island Community Foundation; The John J. McDonnell Margaret T. O’Brien Foundation; The New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; Patricia and David Rung; William Talbott Hillman Foundation; and Town of Southampton. Special thanks to the Art Spirit Foundation. Additional support for the Parrish education programs is provided by the Museum’s annual Spring Fling and Midsummer Party benefit events.