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Activity Guides

Explore these interdisciplinary activity guides to dive deeper into the Huntington collections and get inspired with quick and fun projects. All activity guides are standards-aligned.

Bridging Cultures Activity Guide

The Blue Boy paintingExplore a collection of activities that promote thinking about trade, culture, and assimilation.

How Gardens Can Inspire Activity Guide

The Blue Boy paintingExplore some of The Huntington’s themed gardens in this activity guide.

Shakespeare at The Huntington Activity Guide

Shakespeare folio illustrationExplore Shakespeare at The Huntington in this activity guide.

Project Blue Boy Activity Guide

The Ranch GardenExplore the intersections of art, primary sources, and science through the technical examination and conservation treatment of Thomas Gainsborough's The Blue Boy in this activity guide.

Intersections of Science and Art in the Sky Activity Guide

photo of Orbit PavilionExplore the intersections of science and art in the sky through the Huntington exhibitions, "Orbit Pavilion," "Radiant Beauty," and "Beautiful Science" in this activity guide.

Interactive Virtual Tours

Students learn about collecting, complete activities, and watch short videos with Library, Art, and Botanical Encounters

Teacher Advisory Panel

Meet the panel members and learn how their contributions are engaging new learners in relevant ways

Teacher Resources

Enrich your teaching with access to free online tools, sample lesson plans, school program visits, and more


Virtual School Programs

The Huntington Comes to Class is an interactive experience, so students will enjoy drawing, writing, movement, and other activities.


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