January 14, 2015
Fort Worth, TX
Kendal Smith Lake
Manager of Communications
817.738.9215 x167

Spring Break Wonders
at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

Monday, March 9 through Thursday, March 12

The Modern will be open for FREE
on Monday, March 9!

Free Admission the Monday of Spring Break  

The Modern is open and free to the public the Monday of Spring Break! While the museum is normally closed on Mondays, on March 9 our doors are open, admission is waived, and children can begin celebrating with the special gallery program Spring Break Wonders.


Spring Break Wonders

Take advantage of family programming at the Modern over the course of the week while your school-aged children are on Spring Break. Each session is led by a docent and includes a gallery project designed by the education department. Both the tour and project focus on selected works in the Modern's collection. Registration is not required, but a sign-up sheet is provided at the information desk beginning at 1 pm the day of the program. Attendance is limited; admission and materials are free.


March 9

SCAPES: Visiting the work of Jan Henle, Andreas Gursky, Rosemary Laing, and Hamish Fulton   


March 10

SHAPES: Visiting the work of Gordon Matta-Clark and Bernd and Hilla Becher   


March 11

ROOMS: Visiting the work of Hiroshi Sugimoto and Hubbard/Birchler   


March 12

AGES: Visiting the work of Nicholas Nixon and Carrie Mae Weems


For more information, please send a message to



Public Tours

For the week of Spring Break, docent-led tours of art on view at the Modern are offered every day at 2 pm. 


Special Spring Break sketchbooks for kids are available for FREE at the admission desk.  



Café Modern

On FREE Monday, March 9, Café Modern will open the Modern Grill on the Café Terrace with hot dogs, chips, and cookies available for sale from 11 am to 2 pm. KIDS eat FREE! Each child under 12 receives a FREE hot dog and bag of chips. On Tuesday, Café Modern will resume normal service. 

Menu (for adults and children age 12 and over) 

Hot Dog  $3

Bag of Chips  $1.50

2 cookies for $1




Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

3200 Darnell Street

Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Telephone 817.738.9215

Toll-Free 1.866.824.5566

Fax 817.735.1161


Museum Gallery Hours

Tue 10 am-7 pm (Feb-Apr, Sep-Nov)


Tue-Sun 10 am-5 pm

Fri 10 am-8 pm


General Admission Prices

$4 for students with ID and seniors (60+)

$10 for adults (13+)

Free for children 12 and under

Free for Modern members

Free every Sunday in 2015 and half-price every Wednesday.



Tue-Fri 11 am-2:30 pm

Sat-Sun 10 am-3 pm

Fri 5-8:30 pm
Coffee, snacks, and dessert

10 am-4:30 pm


The Museum is closed Monday and holidays including New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas.

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