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Oct
27
Fri
Gilded Age Happy Hour
Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Don your most dapper tweeds and beads to celebrate the special exhibition Morgan: Mind of the Collector.

Enjoy the exhibition with with docent-guided tours, enjoy complimentary snacks and drinks for purchase in the Bar Car pop-up bar, and revel in entertainment by Sea Tea Improv. Prizes awarded for best dressed! Stay for a screening of the classic film Ragtime at 8pm.

Free admission, drinks available for purchase.

 

Nov
12
Sun
Jazz Brunch: Green Jazz Band
Nov 12 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Enjoy a delicious brunch buffet in the Museum Café, set to the sounds of the Green Jazz Band featuring vocalist Sally Terrell. 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; tickets are $38/$28 members.

 

Please note that tickets must be purchased online and are not available by phone. Tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.

 

Film Event: Titanic
Nov 12 @ 1:00 pm
Film Event: Titanic

1pm | Reception
2pm | Talk
3pm | Film Screening

Join us for a Titanic afternoon! Tour the special exhibition Morgan: Mind of the Collector, enjoy food inspired by menus from the famed ocean liner, attend oceanographer David Gallo’s talk about the relics found aboard the sunken ship, and stay for a screening of Titanic (1953).

Tickets are $25/$20 for members.

 

Nov
16
Thu
Member Morning: Morgan: Mind of the Collector
Nov 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast followed by a tour of Morgan: Mind of the Collector with senior curator Linda Roth. Plus, members take 20% off in the Museum Shop November 16-19! Reservations required, call (860) 838-4171.

This event is open to Wadsworth Atheneum members only. Not a member? Join or renew today!

 

Nov
26
Sun
Jazz Brunch: Atla & Matt DeChamplain
Nov 26 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Enjoy a delicious brunch buffet in the Museum Café, with live jazz by Atla and Matt DeChamplain. 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; Tickets are $38/$28 members.

 

Please note that tickets must be purchased online and are not available by phone. Tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.

Nov
30
Thu
Art After Dark: Night of Illumination
Nov 30 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Kick off the 44th annual Festival of Trees & Traditions with joyful music by the Hartford Symphony Brass Band and DJ Jon Eastman, Anne Cubberly’s giant puppet, free snacks, cash bar, a screening of the classic romantic comedy When Harry Met Sally, and the chance to purchase your favorite tree!

Ticket information is coming soon.

Supported by the Women’s Committee of the Wadsworth Atheneum.

Dec
17
Sun
Jazz Brunch: John Brighenti & Orice Jenkins
Dec 17 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Enjoy a delicious brunch buffet in the Museum Café, with live jazz John Brighenti and Orice Jenkins. 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; tickets are $38/$28 members.

 

Please note that tickets must be purchased online and are not available by phone. Tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.