Mingei International Museum offers students and teachers the opportunity to interact with the folk art, craft and design from all eras and cultures of the world.

The Museum’s diverse collections include more than 20,000 objects from 141 countries spanning 23 centuries. Stunning exhibitions enlighten students about useful objects of timeless beauty, and they provide lessons in topics as wide ranging as language arts, geography, mathematics, history, science and anthropology.

Exhibition Curriculum Guides and Lesson Plans

Download a curriculum guide or lesson plan before or after your visit and explore beyond the gallery walls. Exhibition-based Educators Guides include detailed exhibition information, classroom projects, and exhibition themes.

Current Curriculum Guides and Lesson Plans

Past Curriculum Guides and Lesson Plans