Cameron Art Museum

The collection at the Cameron Art Museum features arts and crafts from around the world, as well as notable work by North Carolina artists. Groups can see many of the museum's unique works on paper, such as lithography and Japanese woodblock print, and also view American landscape painting, portraits, crafts, and sculptures. The museum’s outdoor art features mixed media, sculptures, and more. Students, scouts, homeschoolers, and campers can enjoy tours and activities at the museum. Gallery talks, performances, and more are also held at the museum throughout the year. Be sure to stop by CAM Café for a group lunch.

contact info

Hrs: Tues.-Wed., Fri.-Sun. 10AM-5PM, Thurs. 10AM-9PM.

School

On field trips to the Cameroon Art Museum, students can take a guided tour before participating on a hands-on activity inspired by a current exhibit. Connections Tours at the museum allow students with mental, physical, emotional or behavioral disabilities to learn about and discuss art on view with specially trained guides. Reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance for field trip tours. Tours with an activity add-on require four weeks advance notice.

supports classroom learning in:
Art.

topics covered:
History, American landscapes, culture, visual art, crafts.

contact info
Name: Georgia Mastroieni, Director of Youth and Family Education
Phone: 910-395-5999 ext. 1019
Email: georgia@cameronartmuseum.org

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: 30 maximum. Program Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2.5 hours. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1, 5:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1, 5:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1, 5:1. Registration: Phone, Email. Cost: Fee Accessible To: PD, LD, ASD.

Art Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

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Cameron Art Museum

The collection at the Cameron Art Museum features arts and crafts from around the world, as well as notable work by North Carolina artists. Groups can see many of the museum's unique works on paper, such as lithography and Japanese woodblock print, and also view American landscape painting, portraits, crafts, and sculptures. The museum’s outdoor art features mixed media, sculptures, and more. Students, scouts, homeschoolers, and campers can enjoy tours and activities at the museum. Gallery talks, performances, and more are also held at the museum throughout the year. Be sure to stop by CAM Café for a group lunch.

contact info

Hrs: Tues.-Wed., Fri.-Sun. 10AM-5PM, Thurs. 10AM-9PM.

Scouts

Scout groups can work on Art badge requirements on field trips to the Cameron Art Museum. After a guided tour, scouts will get hands-on with an activity inspired by a current exhibit. Activities can be tailored to meet your scout badge requirements. Reservations must be made at least two weeks ahead for field trip tours. Tours with an activity add-on require four weeks advance notice.

supports scout badges in:
Art.

topics covered:
History, American landscapes, culture, visual art, crafts.

contact info
Name: Georgia Mastroieni, Director of Youth and Family Education
Phone: 910-395-5999 ext. 1019
Email: georgia@cameronartmuseum.org

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: 30 maximum. Program Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2.5 hours. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1, 5:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1, 5:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1, 5:1. Registration: Phone, Email. Food Options: Available for Purchase, Indoor Seating. Cost: Fee Accessible To: PD, LD, ASD.

Art Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

View Lesson Plan>>

Cameron Art Museum

The collection at the Cameron Art Museum features arts and crafts from around the world, as well as notable work by North Carolina artists. Groups can see many of the museum's unique works on paper, such as lithography and Japanese woodblock print, and also view American landscape painting, portraits, crafts, and sculptures. The museum’s outdoor art features mixed media, sculptures, and more. Students, scouts, homeschoolers, and campers can enjoy tours and activities at the museum. Gallery talks, performances, and more are also held at the museum throughout the year. Be sure to stop by CAM Café for a group lunch.

contact info

Hrs: Tues.-Wed., Fri.-Sun. 10AM-5PM, Thurs. 10AM-9PM.

Camp

Summer camp groups will enjoy perusing the art on view at the Cameron Art Museum. After a guided tour, campers can participate in a fun hands-on activity inspired by a current exhibit. Tour reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance. For tours with an activity add-on, reservations must be made at least four weeks ahead.

contact info
Name: Georgia Mastroieni, Director of Youth and Family Education
Phone: 910-395-5999 ext. 1019
Email: georgia@cameronartmuseum.org

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: 30 maximum. Program Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2.5 hours. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1, 5:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1, 5:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1, 5:1. Registration: Phone, Email. Food Options: Available for Purchase, Indoor Seating. Cost: Fee Accessible To: PD, LD, ASD.

Art Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

View Lesson Plan>>

Cameron Art Museum

The collection at the Cameron Art Museum features arts and crafts from around the world, as well as notable work by North Carolina artists. Groups can see many of the museum's unique works on paper, such as lithography and Japanese woodblock print, and also view American landscape painting, portraits, crafts, and sculptures. The museum’s outdoor art features mixed media, sculptures, and more. Students, scouts, homeschoolers, and campers can enjoy tours and activities at the museum. Gallery talks, performances, and more are also held at the museum throughout the year. Be sure to stop by CAM Café for a group lunch.

contact info

Hrs: Tues.-Wed., Fri.-Sun. 10AM-5PM, Thurs. 10AM-9PM.

Homeschool

Homeschoolers can combine a guided tour of the museum with a hands-on activity inspired by a current exhibit. Connections Tours at the Cameron Art Museum allow homeschoolers with mental, physical, emotional or behavioral disabilities to learn about and discuss art on view with specially trained guides. Reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance for field trip tours. Tours with an activity add-on must be booked at least four weeks ahead.

topics covered:
History, American landscapes, culture, visual art, crafts.

contact info
Name: Georgia Mastroieni, Director of Youth and Family Education
Phone: 910-395-5999 ext. 1019
Email: georgia@cameronartmuseum.org

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: 30 maximum. Program Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5 hours. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1, 5:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1, 5:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1, 5:1. Registration: Phone, Email. Food Options: Available for Purchase, Indoor Seating. Cost: Fee Accessible To: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities.

Art Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

View Lesson Plan>>

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