Family Celebration At @philamuseum

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Family Celebration

Asian New Year: Year of the Horse

Sunday, January 12

Ring in the Year of the Horse with a day of art and culture. The Philadelphia Suns will usher in the day with a traditional lion dance followed by performances by local students from the Folk Arts– Cultural Treasures Charter School. Enjoy demonstrations of calligraphy and paper cutting. Create artwork inspired by the Museum’s collection of Asian art at the Balcony Studio.


10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

Balcony Studio

Great Stair Hall Balcony


11:00 a.m.

Lion Dance

Great Stair Hall


11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Meet the Artists

Great Stair Hall Balcony


11:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.

Performances by Folk Arts–Cultural Treasures Charter School

Great Stair Hall


Family Programs are free after Museum admission; children 12 and under are always free.


For more information about Family Programs, visit


I am mom, daughter, sister, yarn lover, word lover, crazy cat lady and library chick. Find me with book or with hook and a hot cuppa.

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