How to Visit an Art Museum

How to Visit an Art Museum

DVD: $19.95

A trip to the art museum can open hearts and minds to unexplored feelings and adventures. This video helps viewers of all ages make the most of every visit.

Produced at the world-renowned Art Institute of Chicago, the museum setting becomes a place where exciting personal discoveries lie around every corner. One moment you’re floating on the Seine on a lazy Sunday afternoon, the next you’re in Van Gogh’s tiny, sun-drenched bedroom. No matter where you choose to wander, How to Visit an Art Museum can enrich every experience.

This program shows viewers how to:

  • look at art in different ways and come away with greater understanding
  • plan a museum visit, whether alone or with others
  • develop one’s own imagination through art’s power to surprise
  • make new discoveries in familiar works of art
  • help young people feel at home in any museum


How to Visit An Art Museum is a splendid 30-minute video that will greatly assist the viewer in making the most of every visit to an art museum.”

“As fascinating and lovely as a visit to any art museum. An excellent program; every school and library ought to have a copy.”

“The video does an excellent job of explaining what to look for when visiting an art museum.”

“An excellent video with many images of wonderful artworks”