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The Whistler House Museum of Art follows the Lowell Public School System for closings.

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Youth Summer Art Program 2023

 Whistler House Museum of Art


The Youth Summer Art Program is open to children grades 5 to 8, ages 10 to 14 years.  Each week-long session focuses on a different art form and combines exciting hands-on art creation with museum tours and art history discussions, connecting real works of art with the day's activity. Professional artists and educators will direct creative and age-appropriate activities using a variety of media in the museum's historic house, Parker Gallery, and in the adjacent Whistler Park. Local visiting artists will come to speak about their works in the week's featured medium.

                                        Week 1:  July 10 - 14                   DRAWING

                                        Week 2:  July 17 - 21                   PAINTING

                                        Week 3:  July 24 - 28                  PRINTMAKING & COLLAGE

                                        Week 4:  July 31 - August 2         SCULPTURE

Classes will take place Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 12 Noon. Class fee is $175 per student per week.

Scholarships are available for aspiring artists in the community who meet the criteria.

Contact the Museum for further information on this program: 978-452-7641 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Download an information sheet and registration form.

Youth Summer Art Program 2023

YSAP2015 class



Community Outreach- Low-Income Students and Families

All residents of the Acre (especially children) and low-income and middle-income families can tour the Whistler House Museum of Art FREE OF CHARGE.

These residents have always received FREE ADMISSION to all of our exhibition openings, tours, lectures and concerts.

FREE SCHOLARSHIPS will be awarded to talented art students from low-income and middle-income families from Lowell.


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