McClung Museum to Host Free May 7 Family Fun Day in Celebration of Mother’s Day

A Family Fun Day in celebration of Mother’s Day will be held from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 7, at UT’s McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture.

The event is free and open to the public.

The Mother’s Day celebration will include a tour and craft centered around the theme of maternal roles in visual culture. The museum will also offer story time, face painting, and balloon animals for young visitors.

The McClung Museum is located at 1327 Circle Park Drive. Museum admission is free, and the museum’s hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Sundays. Free two-hour museum parking passes are available from the parking kiosk at the entrance to Circle Park Drive during the week. Free parking is available on the weekends. Free public transportation to the museum is available via the Knoxville Trolley Vol Line.

See the museum’s website for more information about family programming, parking, and collections and exhibits.

CONTACT:

Debbie Woodiel (865-974-2144, woodield@utk.edu)

Leslie Chang-Jantz (865-974-2144, lchangja@utk.edu)