Explore the world of gold leaf! Learn the simple technique of applying gold leaf to everyday objects. Bring in your own small object or pick from one of ours. $10 PER PROJECT | AGES 7+ (17 and under must have adult present; younger children may require assistance) *Members receive first project free and must call the Museum at 901-774-6380 to reserve a seat in the hands-on activity.
Exhibits of the finest in contemporary and historic metalwork: jewelry, architectural ironwork, sculpture, armor. Watch artists at work in the blacksmith shop and foundry. Picnic in the sculpture garden. Best view of the River. Gift shop.
With 3.2 acres of land, rotating exhibitions, a permanent collection, sculpture gardens and a smithy and foundry the Metal Museum is one of the most unique things to do in Memphis, Tennessee. The Metal Museum is the onlyinstitution in the United States devoted exclusively the art and craft of fine metalwork. See works of art, see artists work, learn the craft and craft the art - all on the bluffs of the Mississippi River.
Seniors 62+ $5
Students (with valid ID) and Children 5-18 $4
Free for children under 5.