In your classroom or your home, and at the Autry, we are here to support you.

The Autry's mission to bring together the stories of all peoples of the American West, connecting the past with the present to inspire our shared future continues as we bring the museum to you through digital tours, standards-based self-paced lessons, and fun activities for students of all ages. Explore the Autry's Education site for resources that engage students with Autry collections through interactive activities and connections to home and today.

Hispanic Heritage Month Resources

Click here for education resources for Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 - October 15.

Field Trips

Visit the Autry Museum for education programs.

In Classroom and Outreach School Programs

Want to bring the Autry into your classroom? Discover the Autry’s outreach opportunities for grades one through college, and learn how we can support you and your students in-person, and virtually.

Lessons and Fun Activities

Access standards-based lessons for students grades K-12 and fun activities for all ages!

Community College, College and University Education Resources

Education Resources for Community College, College and Universities using Autry art and objects and institution expertise in the American West, past and present. 

Primary Source Collections (by Topic)

For teacher presentations and student exploration, all grades.

Digital Gallery Tours

Tour the Autry's collections with themed digital tours. Great for learners of all ages!

Educational Videos

Learn about the American West with Autry educational videos. Great for learners of all ages!

Interactive Media Explorations

Explore different topics of the American West with interactive audio, text, images, music and video.

Webinars

Virtual programs led by museum staff on standards-based topics of the American West.

Tending Nature STEAM Curriculum Project

Explore STEAM curriculum created in partnership with PBS SoCal and local California tribes.

Mervyn M. Dymally

Mervyn M. Dymally Curriculum

Explore the Mervyn M. Dymally Curriculum created in partnership with California State University, Los Angeles.

Student Visual Arts Exhibitions

Presented by Autry Classroom Curators

Autry Social Stories

Social Stories

Guides to help people with Autism prepare for a visit to the Autry Museum.


Educational Programs at the Autry are sponsored by:

PHYLLIS H. BARBATO • MOLLY AND NEAL H. BROCKMEYER • FRANK H. COUNTNER AND SUSAN L. COUNTNER • DWIGHT STUART YOUTH FUND • EDISON INTERNATIONAL • DAVID F. EISENBERG • GEORGINA-FREDRICK CHILDREN’S FOUNDATION • THE KENNETH T. AND EILEEN L. NORRIS FOUNDATION • MAX H. GLUCK FOUNDATION • CHRISTY AND STEVE MCAVOY • ANN C. RONUS AND ROBERT E. RONUS • THE STEINMETZ FOUNDATION • VIRGINIA F. STEVENSON • UNION BANK • U.S. BANK