Experience a Story: Listen to stories, read and view pictures inspired by our collections created by visitors like you.

Tell a Story: Become a storyteller as you write and record a story inspired by works in the museum’s collection.

Picture a Story: Create your own work of art using objects and characters found in some of the museum’s most noteworthy paintings.

Enjoy, and let your creativity flow through pictures and words!

  • Love’s Messenger story by Alexa Porter

    Love's Messenger Love's Messengerby Marie Spartali StillmanI was only 17, that's all, But on that dark stormy night, I started to bawl. My boyfriend went to war that night, It's been three months and he still isn't in sight. I closed my eyes, but when I opened them again, I just had to peek a happy grin. A pigeon had landed on my lap, And in his mouth he ...

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  • Marooned story by Shannon Clark

    Marooned Maroonedby Howard PyleLost. Abandoned. Dead. They were all dead. He was the only one left. The sounds of chewing played over and over in his head. The tearing of flesh. The horrible crunching sound as their bones were shattered and crushed. Why had they left him? Why was he the only one allowed to live? He remembered their voices, the ...

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  • A Horror Story by Fernando Torres

    A Horror Story by Fernando TorresIn the middle of the night as the chief was fixing the campfire, an evil wolf was about to attack. The chief was unaware of this wolf and would have died, if it wasn't for the soldier who was on patroling the fields. The soldier fought bravely against the evil wolf and saved the chief. But just as they thought ...

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  • A Comedy Story by Jordanna Wagner

    A Comedy Story by Jordanna WagnerA funny thing happened … They were all gathered in the studio, the matron, the dame together,conversing. While in the large studio room, the colonist was studying the paints, and cupid was entertaining a wolf by dancing on the table. Shouts sounded from the ladies, and the matron came running out. Cupid was startled and ...

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