First Tuesday

Tuesday, December 3, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.





December 3: Dreams of Snow


art-making activity
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Art Studio, C3
Drop in and create your own ice–cold winterscape using snow paint.

meet Arturo
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Arturo’s Nest, C3
Say hello to Arturo, the Museum’s family mascot. Don’t forget to write him a letter!

cool zone play stations
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Tech Lab, C3
Climb into our igloo and play with pretend snowballs, squish hot chocolate–scented play dough, play with Arctic animals, connect the dots with snowflakes, and more at one of our winter–themed sensory stations.

pop-up art spot
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Museum galleries
Visit our cart for creative games and activities in the galleries.

Winter Wonderland with Geppetto's Marionette Theater
11:30 a.m.–noon, C3 Theater
Take a whirlwind journey to the North Pole in this charming holiday review featuring dancing elves, an ice–skating penguin, and other marionette characters set to familiar holiday tunes. After the show, children may try their hand at the strings with our teaching puppets!

Snowy Day family tour
12:15–12:45 p.m., Meet at the C3 entrance
Brrrave the cold and get in the holiday spirit as we search for snowflakes and ice in this interactive tour of the Museum's collection led by Education staff. Tours will be offered in English and Spanish.

story time with the Dallas Public Library
1:00–1:30 p.m., C3 Theater
Listen to enchanting stories told by our librarian friends.