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Museum of Arts and Design Family Fun Day (slide show)

The Museum of Arts and Design went all out for its annual Family Fun Day, which this year explored the olfactory sense with perfume creation and exhibit tours.

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

    MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

Photograph: Marielle Solan

MAD Family Fun Day at the Museum of Arts & Design

Sure, the Museum of Arts and Design holds monthly family programs on the first Sunday of each month, but the museum threw its biggest kid-friendly fete, the annual Family Fun Day, on Saturday, February 16. This year's bash, inspired by the museum's exhibition "The Art of Scent," invited families to explore the science of olfaction, the complexity of the sense of smell and even the art of perfume creation. Kids learned such concepts as top, middle and bottom notes, then chose and layered scents to make (and also name) their own fragrances in the International Flavors and Fragrances lab. Families were also treated to exhibition tours throughout the museum. Click through our slide show to find your parfumeur-in-training—or just get inspired to visit this creativity-celebrating museum yourselves.


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