Explore the Cummer Museum on your own by using the complimentary brochures provided by the Visitor Experience team and by browsing the Permanent Collection. The Exploring with Kids guide focuses on giving parents tips on how to visit museums with their children, info on the Art Connections area, classes for children, maps, and activities for parents to do with their kids. The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens is proud to offer interactive resources that enrich the Museum experience for its guests, including those who visit online. Experience the beauty of the Cummer Gardens in an entirely new way. The Interactive Garden Tour features a map of the Gardens and intriguing photos and facts about its plants, sculptures, and landmarks. The Royal Dish Interactive Tour provides a fascinating look at the history behind the Wark Collection of Early Meissen Porcelain. The Eclectic Ecology Virtual Tour allows you to venture through landscape perspectives from Ponce de Leon to Florida Man. Visit our YouTube Channel for vitural lectures on the permanent collection.
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens offers educational school tours that allow students to experience original works of art and the historic Gardens. Tours are based on an integrated curriculum that supports state and national standards in the visual arts, math, science, language arts, and social studies. Trained Docents and Museum Educators lead students in meaningful discussions in the Galleries and Gardens, teach a hands-on art project, and help students explore Art Connections, the Museum's interactive center. School tours are offered September through May.
SUMMER STORYTELLING TOURS
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens offers educational summer storytelling tours that allow students to experience original works of art and the historic Gardens. Trained Docents and Museum Educators lead students in meaningful discussions in the Galleries and Gardens and help students explore Art Connections, the Museum's interactive center. Summer storytelling tours are offered June through August.