Families and Children

Holiday Programmes

During the autumn, winter, and summer holidays, we offer camp groups and families various programmes relating to our permanent and special exhibitions. In the course of a guided tour, the artworks are explored; following that, the participants make their own works of art in our studio. There is a materials fee of 50 Eurocents per participant. Advance registration is requested at info.kunstsammlungen@stadt-chemnitz.de.

Guided Tours for Families

Once a quarter the whole family is invited to the art collections on Theaterplatz or to the Gunzenhauser Museum to discover works of art together on family tours.
Following the respective guided tour, there is the opportunity to create your own works of art on selected themes under guidance in the studio.
Advance registration is requested at info.kunstsammlungen@stadt-chemnitz.de.

Costs: Entrance fee plus 0,50€ material lump sum per person


Children’s Birthdays

Why not present the birthday girl or boy with an exciting tour of discovery on a selected theme at the Kunstsammlungen am Theaterplatz, the Museum Gunzenhauser, or the Schloßbergmuseum? All artworks that the children make themselves as part of the party may of course be taken home.

Duration: approx. 2 hours
Maximum number of participants: 15
Price: 80 Euro

Family Discovery Booklet

In a cooperation between the Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz and the Center for Teacher Education at Chemnitz Universit of Technology, students have developed a discovery tour for families. This tour can be completed together with your child at home and in the museum on site. Through exciting riddles and tasks, your child is introduces to the current works of Karl Schmidt- Rottluff in the exhibiton. Age recommendation: 7-13 years

Please note that this offer is only available in German and that not all works are permanently exhibited.

Family Explorer Booklet In the Morning Light of the Republic 100 Years of the Chemnitz Art Collections