Adult Programs


Come learn about art in a variety of monthly talks, performances and tours. All programs are free with Museum admission. General docent tours are daily.

Support for educational programs is provided in part by the Pinellas County Commission through the Cultural Affairs Department’s Cultural Development Grant Program, the City of St. Petersburg, the employees of the St. Petersburg Times, Target, and Westminster Communities in Florida.

Nan Colton

The Museum’s popular performing artist-in-residence continues her wonderful interactive presentations. Ms. Colton, an experienced actress and director, writes her own scripts, inspired by special exhibitions, the Museum collection and themes and people related to both. She will perform for the “Coffee Talks” and “Encore” programs.

Coffee Talks

For Adults 55+
Sponsored in part by: Westminster Communities in St. Petersburg
10 a.m. – noon, second Wednesday of the month
Free with Museum admission

Refreshments at 10am, Ms. Colton’s performance at 10:30am, and a docent tour at 11:15am. Check the events calendar for program details.

General Docent Tours

Monday through Saturday: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Sunday: 2 p.m.
Free with Museum admission

To arrange and schedule a special tour, please call (727) 896-2667, ext. 210.

Monday Art Bites
1 p.m., second Monday of the Month

Sample works of art from the collection with these introductory talks of less than 30 minutes. Then stay for the 2 p.m. docent tour and experience much more. Check the events calendar for program details.

Take 5 with the Director

Free with Museum admission
Kent Lydecker’s tours of the collection are exceptional, as reported locally by Creative Loafing. He demonstrates expansive knowledge of both art and cultural history and has an impressive academic background and professional experience.