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Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

Museum hours

Tues Wed Fri Sat 10 - 5
Thurs 10 - 8 
Sun 12 - 5 

Closed Mon & holidays

Free admission
Free parking

Office hours

Mon-Fri: 8 - 5

Beach Museum of Art
Kansas State University
14th St & Anderson Ave
Manhattan, KS 66506



Fall 2014 ARTSmart Programs for Children and Families

Exploration and Observation

Spend the fall semester exploring the museum's special exhibitions. The emphasis is on texture and pattern from wood to stone; clay to weaving. Art and scientific observation skills are integrated in each class. Programs include gallery visits and an art project. Cost is $3 per child; $1.50 for Friends of the Beach Museum of Art members. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration required. Contact 785-532-7718 or email klwalk@ksu.edu

Wood September 16-19, 2014

Weaving October 14-17, 2014

Stone November 11-14, 2014

Pottery December 16-19, 2014


1-2:30 p.m

4-5 p.m.

Homeschool Tuesday*

All ages


10:30-11 a.m.

4-5 p.m.

Toddlers and twos

All ages


10:30-11:30 a.m.

4-5 p.m.

Ages 2-3

School age (Kindergarten & up)


10:30-11:30 a.m.

Ages 4-5

*Homeschool Tuesdays are an extended version of the ARTSmart classes and include more gallery time and additional skill-based gallery activities.