Art is Elementary – Tour A
This tour is perfect for teachers looking to introduce their students to the museum. Students will have an introduction to the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art collection through participatory activities and inquiry-based conversations. Through the tour, students will forge personal connections with artwork by becoming comfortable in a museum environment and practicing art observation and discussion.
This tour is available in two iterations: Art is Elementary – Tour A and Art is Elementary – Tour B.
Art is Elementary – Tour A takes place in the Nelson-Atkins Building where students will experience European and Asian art.
- 18th Century Italian
- Chinese Furniture
- Japanese Art
Appropriate for grades: 3rd–5th
Maximum number of students: 120, tour will be split into groups of 60 between Tour A and Tour B versions.
Duration: one hour and 15 minutes