Spring Field Trip


PALS Spring Field Trip – APRIL 12, 2017  -Photo Antiquities, Museum of Photographic History.

Size for each tour is limited to 25 children. Please sign your family up by April 5, via Signup Genius , or at PALS on the signup sheet at the front desk. Grab a brochures for Photo Antiquities at the front desk as well.

Photo Antiquities is located at 531 East Ohio St, on the North Side. This small gem of a museum has six different exhibit areas, and claims the largest displays of vintage images and equipment anywhere. Their archives contain over 500,000 photographic images from all over the world, including examples of Daguerreotypes, Ambrotypes and Tintypes.

Our group will enjoy a guided tour of the museum, and age-appropriate, hands-on activities during two tours, one for younger children and one for older.

10:30 – 11:30 – Ages 5-10 This tour will touch on the history of photography, and focus on the photographic process, and will include hands on activities geared to younger children.
1:00 – 2:00 – Ages 11- Teens This tour will delve more deeply into the history of photography, and will include examples of different photographic techniques from the archives, as well as hands on activities.
Both tours will include the museum exhibits.

COST is $8 per person, for children participating in the tour and activities, and including accompanying adults. Each family will pay onsite, directly to the museum.

If you have any questions, or if you are a family with kids in both age groups and are concerned about the logistics of separate tours, please contact Elizabeth Erikson at eserikson@gmail.com or 724-288-1743.



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