Gallery Hours:
Fridays 2-6 PM, Saturday & Sundays 1-5 PM
Admission is always free.

See Art, Make Art: Exhibition Field Trips

A Unique Hands-on Art Experience for K-12 Students

Fall field trips are sold out, registration for Spring 2024 field trips will open soon!

Our spring 2024 See Art, Make Art field trips are designed for K-12 students and all ages community groups! Field Trips take place on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 9:30 to 11:30 AM at $450 per field trip (all art materials included). Needs-based sliding scale options are also available. Maximum students per field trip: 35. For more information on how to book your field trip, please reach out to us at

Anticipated student outcomes include:

  • Developing skills in visual observation
  • Strengthening knowledge of artmaking techniques through hands-on instruction, utilizing a variety of materials and tools
  • Fostering emotional intelligence skills, including creativity, critical thinking, communication, and collaboration
  • Increasing an appreciation for and personal understanding of contemporary art's relevance for individuals and communities.



My Masterpieces Field Trips to Armory Arts 

Armory Arts is proud to participate in the  Pasadena Educational Foundation’s My Masterpieces: Discovering Art in My Community program. My Masterpieces are the result of the partnership between  Pasadena Unified School District and several of Pasadena’s excellent cultural institutions. In fall 2023 5th grade PUSD classes visit Armory Center for the Arts to engage in both seeing and making art inspired by the Plein Air exhibition! See more about My Masterpieces here!


Art Making Videos

Make your own artwork inspired by contemporary artists! Watch these easy-to-follow art-making videos with your students, friends or family to get started. 

Share with your students these art-making videos and lessons designed by Armory Teaching Artists that meet National Arts Common Core Standards!

Armory Center for the Arts gratefully recognizes the City of Pasadena Cultural Affairs Division, Rowe & Gayle Giesen Trust, and Z Clark Branson Foundation for their support for our youth field trip program.field trip logo

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