Videos : For Families

Videos : For Families

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PEM Inspires
Sensational India! 2011
Peabody Essex Museum, April 2-3, 2011

Sensational India! honors PEM's longstanding relationship with India and features India's remarkable arts - visual art, dance and music. Ongoing art activities, gallery tours, storytelling and more.


Made possible in part by Samir and Nilima Desai; The Desai Family Foundation.



Animation 101: Artist Pell Osborn and PEM Kids
Peabody Essex Museum, October 2010

EIMA families and friends came together on October 3, 2010 for an afternoon of illusion and exploration in the Art and Nature Center's exhibition, Eye Spy, Playing with Perception. See the incredible animation video they created that day!



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Student Discoveries: 5th Graders report on Salem's International Trade History at PEM
Peabody Essex Museum, 2010

5th graders from Salem's Witchcraft Heights School report on Salem's history as a dynamic international trade port.

Cole and the Peabody Essex Museum
Peabody Essex Museum


Cole is passionate about PEM. With his parents, this 18-month-old lover of art and culture makes new, lasting discoveries each time he visits.

Video directed and shot by Museum Action Corps (MAC) intern Susan Fuller.


Behind the Scenes: Down By The Sea!
Trash Menagerie PEM, 2009

PEM hosted "Down by the Sea!" at Dead Horse Beach in Salem in conjunction with the exhibition Trash Menagerie. More than 75 adults and kids helped environmental artist Kyle Browne create a giant sea turtle sculpture using found natural materials and beach debris. The July 11, 2009, event doubled as a beach cleanup - all the trash was later deposited in trash and recycling bins.

Weekend Festivals
Peabody Essex Museum

Throughout the year, PEM offers free, fun-filled weekend festivals for all ages. These multicultural programs feature art activities, performing arts, workshops, artist demonstrations, tours, films, presentations and more.

Artist Profile: Creative Exchanges, Sights and Sounds of the Silk Road
© Copyright 2004. The Silk Road Project, Inc.

In 2004, PEM partnered with Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Project and hosted Sights and Sounds of the Silk Road, a series of performances and educational and cultural activities that connected the museum’s collections with other forms of creative response. This video was produced as a result of this initiative.