Educator Events

NOMA School Programs Guide 2018 – 2019

Professional Development

Bring art into your classroom with lessons inspired by NOMA’s collections and exhibitions. Lesson plans, images, and museum tour are provided. Evening workshops take place on select Tuesday afternoons from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Come at 4:00 p.m. to enjoy refreshments and exchange ideas with colleagues.


Tuesday, October 23

Trade and Decorative Arts at NOMA

Discover stories of global trade and influence in NOMA’s collection of decorative arts.


Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Face to Face: Portraits at NOMA

Meet leaders, artists, and heroes in NOMA galleries and The Orléans Collection.


Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Teaching with American Art

Explore American history and promote writing using works from NOMA’s collection of American art.




Friday, February 15, 2018

9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Maya Art and Life as part of the 16th Annual Tulane Maya Symposium with Tulane University’s Stone Center for Latin America and the Middle American Research Institute. Please register in advance.


Tuesday, June 25 and Wednesday, June 26, 2019 (NEW DATE) 

9:00 am – 3:00 pm each day

Art and Environment

Hosted with The Historic New Orleans Collection.

Please register in advance.

To register or learn more:


Educator Appreciation Days

Teachers get in FREE with a school ID! Bring your valid school ID and get FREE admission to NOMA for you and up to 3 guests. NOMA appreciates your hard work and dedication in the classroom.

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Saturday, May 11, 2019