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Enjoy a delicious brunch in the Museum Café, set to the music of Nashville-based Moonshine Rhythm Club. After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.
There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm.
The brunch buffet features the Chef’s egg dish of the day, homefries, root vegetable hash, bacon, sausage, bagels and assorted cream cheeses, Belgian waffles with fixins’, and assorted breakfast pastries.
Please note that tickets must be purchased online and are not available by phone. Tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.
Join a docent for a the special theme tour John Trumbull and Revolutionary America.
Free with museum admission. Meet by the Museum Shop.
Day Art Tours are organized by the Women’s Committee of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Visit the Museum of Fine Arts to view Matisse in the Studio, the first major international exhibition to examine the importance of Henri Matisse’s studio collection. Matisse, who revolutionized twentieth-century art, believed that a treasured group of objects was instrumental to his studio practice.
Enjoy an hour-long, docent-led tour of the objects, many on loan from private collections and publicly exhibited for the first time. Following the tour, you will have ample free time to explore the exhibition on your own, or visit other offerings such as Memory Unearthed: The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross; New Women for a New Age: Japanese Beauties, 1890s-1930s; and Make Way for Ducklings: The Art of Robert McCloskey.
Lunch will be on your own. There are four dining options within the museum: Bravo, New American Café, Taste, and the Garden Cafeteria. Information on nearby restaurants will be provided for those who wish to venture outside.
Tickets: $85; $75 members. Includes transportation, admission, guided tour, and gratuities.
Click here for more information, access to the registration form, and the full Spring 2017 Day Art Tours schedule.
Docent Memorial Lecture: A Revolution in Color
5pm Gallery Viewing & Public Reception
Investigate painting and politics in the age of the American Revolution with Jane Kamensky, Professor of History and Pforzheimer Foundation Director of the Schlesinger Library at Harvard University.
Docent Memorial Lecture: A Revolution in Color is supported by the Docent Council of the Wadsworth Atheneum.