Members' Events

After Hours at the Kimbell

Selected Saturdays, 5:30–7:30 PM
Renzo Piano Pavilion 
Begin your second Saturday evening of selected months with great jazz, international art, appetizers, tours, prizes, and a delicious signature cocktail (cash bar; credit cards accepted). Free for members; $30 for nonmembers. No reservations required. To receive e-mail reminders, send a request to membership@kimbellmuseum.org.

Upcoming dates:

  • APRIL 12 – Victor Cager Quartet
  • MAY 10 – Jim's Jazz Band
  • JUNE 14 – Aurora Bleu
  • JULY 12 – Nick Kithas and Jazz Café 
Member Orientation Programs

Join us for a building tour, information about education programs, and a discussion of the Museum's history. Receive a gift for attending. Free for members. Space is limited; reserve at least two weeks in advance. To register, please call 817-332-8451, ext. 276.

Upcoming dates: 

  • SATURDAY, JUNE 14, 10:15–11:45 AM
April is Members' Month

Show your Kimbell membership card to take advantage of these exciting programs and valuable incentives:

  • Drop-in docent-guided tours of Samurai in the Renzo Piano Pavilion, Fridays at 6 p.m.
  • 50% off a specially selected past exhibition catalogue
  • After Hours at the Kimbell, April 12, 5:30–7:30 p.m.
Members' Coffee and Culture

Selected Saturdays, 10 AM
Connect with the Kimbell’s collection and fellow members on selected Saturdays with an introduction over coffee in the Buffet Restaurant and an in-depth gallery tour focusing on a special topic. Members may invite one nonmember guest. Space is limited; advance reservations required. To register, please call 817-332-8451, ext. 351, or email edassist@kimbellmuseum.org.

Upcoming dates: 

  • MARCH 29 – Buddhism’s Influence Across Asia
  • MAY 24 – Great Escapes
  • JULY 12 – Painting as the Family Business
  • AUGUST 23 – Art in Times of Conflict
Members' Exhibition Tours

Selected Saturdays, 2 PM
Exclusive docent-guided tours of special exhibitions provide historical context, illuminate overarching themes, and highlight individual artworks through detailed examinations. Free for members, who may invite one nonmember guest. Space is limited; advance reservations required. To register, please call 817-332-8451, ext. 351.

Upcoming dates:

  • APRIL 26 – Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection
  • MAY 17 – Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection
  • JUNE 28 – Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection
  • JULY 19 – Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection
  • AUGUST 16 – Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection
Friday Evening Exhibition Tours for Members

Fridays, 6 PM
Drop in any Friday evening during special exhibitions for in-depth gallery tours. Meet fellow Kimbell members and enjoy exploring the exhibition’s themes and selected masterpieces with Museum docents. Members may invite one nonmember guest. No reservations required.

Upcoming dates:

February 16–August 17, 2014
Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection

Drop-In Members' Tours for Families

Selected Saturdays, 1 PM
Kimbell members are invited to bring the entire family for 45-minute interactive tours designed for all ages. Kid-friendly themes encourage participants to carefully investigate the details of individual masterpieces, while also discovering how artists from long ago or far away communicated important ideas. Each child will receive a Museum souvenir relating to the tour theme. No reservations required. Please call 817-332-8451, ext. 217, if you have questions.

Upcoming dates:

Please check back soon for upcoming dates.

For more information on these programs, visit the Calendar page.