DIGITAL MUSEUM ACCESS
Stay connected with the NBMAA through our online access portal.
While the NBMAA remains closed to the public, we are thrilled to offer new ways to access to the Museum from home.
Engage with our permanent collection and special exhibition through our digital galleries on eMuseum, as well as a series of informative lectures and guides. Access a variety of educational content, with everything from ideas for at-home crafts and activities, to content for educators and students.
Explore over three centuries of American art in the NBMAA’s collection by artist, genre, and/or medium with eMuseum. Discover our galleries by exhibition, and view our newest acquisition Kara Walker: Harper's Pictorial History of the Civil War, (Annotated)
Join NBMAA Associate Curator Lisa Williams for a series of discussions exploring key works by women artists in Museum's permanent collection. Listen here.
Presented by Museum curators, peek behind the scenes of our special exhibitions with virtual walkthroughs of Kara Walker: Harper's Pictorial History of the Civil War (Annotated), and In Thread and On Paper: Anni Albers in Connecticut. Learn more here.
Kids and adults can continue their creativity outside the NBMAA! Created by the NBMAA's teaching artists, enjoy downloadable art activities for the family, coloring book pages, and video lessons in the comfort of your home. Learn more here.
Presented by teaching artist Bonnie Sullivan, I Made This provides step-by-step art instructions that anyone can follow. Build and expand upon your foundational skills in a variety media and subject matters.
Meditations on Paintings
Guided by Maura O'Shea, Manager of Education Programs, slow down and take a closer, meditative look at select works from our permanent collection. Watch now.
Complete this scavenger hunt of the NBMAA's website for the chance to win tickets to our popular First Friday event!
Stay up-to-date with the latest at the NBMAA by connecting with us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. Follow along with our #NBMAAatHome hashtag to see what we're up to, or participate in our #RemakeTheNBMAA challenge. Sign up for our digital mailing list to receive email updates.
Teacher and Student Resources
Thematic tours designed to connect to school curriculum, state, and national content standards. Includes strategies for student engagement as well as hands-on art activities. Learn more here.