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.

Children in Pre-K, age 4 and 5: 2:15-3:00pm
Thursdays, October 10, 17, 24, November 7, 14, 21, December 5 and 12

Children in Grades K–5: 3:45-4:45pm

Mondays, October 7, 21, 28, November 4, 18, 25, December 2, and 9
Thursdays, October 10, 17, 24, November 7, 14, 21, December 5 and 12

Free. Advance registration is required and will begin on September 23 for students living in the Southampton and Tuckahoe school districts. Registration opens to all districts on September 30.


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; 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.