Due to construction, Museum parking may be limited at the time of your visit. Look for additional parking in free or metered spaces along nearby streets.
Hands ON! Second Saturdays

Hands ON! Second Saturdays

The Hands ON! on Second Saturdays program offers monthly free admission, hands-on art activities, storytelling, a docent-guided tour, live performances, and community collaborations.  “Art Investigators” provides children the opportunity to engage with Museum staff and take a closer look at artwork while engaging in a dialogue about key pieces.  New exhibitions, community collaborations, cultural explorations, guest performances and monthly themes rotate in this engaging series of monthly programs.



10 am – 6 pm | Free Admission for all Visitors
10 am – 4 pm | View and Contribute to the Community Altar
10 am – 4 pm | Art Project: Decorate Your Own Calavera (Sugar Skull)
10 am – 4 pm | Art Project: Screen Printed Treat Bags 
10:30 & 11 am | Children’s Storytelling with Kathleen Durham
11:30 am & 2 pm | Art Investigators: Kid Detectives Look at Art
12 pm | Día de los Muertos performance by Danza Azteca Aztlán
1 pm | Día de los Muertos and the Significance of the Altar
1 pm | Public Tour (adult focus)
2:30 & 3 pm | Children’s Storytelling with Kathleen Durham


Title Sponsor: Thomas P. Raley Foundation

Lead sponsorship for the Hands ON! program through 2024 is provided by the Robert S. and Dorothy J. Keyser Foundation.

Additional sponsors: The City of Reno Arts & Culture Commission; Mercedes-Benz of Reno, an AutoNation Company; Renown Health; US Bank

Media sponsorship by Ahora Latino Journal, Entravision, and El Sol de Nevada.



Ongoing Programs
October 13, 2018 10 am – 6 pm
FREE General
FREE Members