Virtual Field Trips

Virtual Field Trips offer students the opportunity to visit the Museum from the comfort and safety of your classroom. Most Virtual Field Trips include a Studio Art Kit with supplies for a hands-on studio art project for your classroom. Thanks to the generous funding of the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation, Studio Art Kits are FREE for public, private, and homeschools in Region 5, Texas and Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana.

Virtual Field Trips

Virtual Field Trips provide your students the opportunity to visit the museum from the safety and comfort of your classroom!

These pre-recorded programs are available online for FREE to any interested teacher.

Each video recording is approximately 10 to 12 minutes long, and most programs include a studio art activity that can be facilitated in the classroom.

Registration is not required to utilize Virtual Field Trip Videos.* However, educators who register for our programs have the opportunity to reserve FREE Studio Art Kits with materials to provide your students with a hands-on art-making experience.

*Due to copyright licensing laws, teachers must register to receive access to Reading Rug videos.

Mural @ Home Program

ALL Pre-K-12 teachers can download a color-along mural for their classroom. The mural download consists of multiple pages that can be assembled to create a mural for your classroom or campus. Downloads include an instructional video to help your students get started. Online registration is required at

Mural @ Home downloads are available in two sizes:

  • 20 pieces for a 4.6′ x 2.8′ mural
  • 50 pieces for a 7.5′ x 3.75′ mural