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Image of mirrors reflecting green and white light down a corridor.
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Art & About Tours

The Light Show
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 1:30pm2:30pm.

This month we focus on the quest by humanity and artists to understand physical light in the natural world. More

Image of three young girls wearing identical red dresses with lace trim and tall lace collars. Each girl holds something different in her hand: grapes, pears, and a doll, respectively.
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Tactile Tables: Treasures of British Art

Occurs every day through August 10, 2019. Next Occurs on Friday, August 9, 2019 - 11:00am1:00pm.

Get hands on with art! Through verbal description and tactile graphics, immerse yourself in the places, personalities, and events that tell the story of Britain’s rich cultural history. More

Art & About Tour
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Art & About Tours

Occurs on the second Thursday of every month. Next Occurs on Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 1:30pm2:30pm.

Art & About tours are designed for visitors with early-stage Alzheimer’s or dementia and their care partners. Themes change monthly. More

Multi-colored Hayagriva sand mandala
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Tactile Tables: The Light Show

Occurs every day through June 15, 2019. Next Occurs on Friday, June 14, 2019 - 11:00am1:00pm.

Get hands on with art! This June we feature some unique objects from The Light Show. Try on a pair of snow goggles or feel a raised line drawing of a sand mandala. More

Image of Herbert Bayer's multi-colored Kaleidoscreen installed in Aspen, CO, about 1957.
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Art & About Tours

Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 1:30pm2:30pm.

This month we will look at postwar American design and how the concept of playfulness influenced it. More

Image of three young girls wearing identical red dresses with lace trim and tall lace collars. Each girl holds something different in her hand: grapes, pears, and a doll, respectively.
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Art & About Tours

Treasures of British Art: The Berger Collection
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 1:30pm2:30pm.

Join us this month as we delve into 500 years of British cultural history. More

Photograph from 1952 of man, woman, and child working together to stack colorful cards on top of each other to assemble tall square structures.
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Low-Sensory Evening 

Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America
Friday, June 21, 2019 - 5:00pm7:00pm.

For neuro-diverse adults and children who prefer a quiet, sensory-inclusive environment we offer regular Low-Sensory Events that enable you to visit the museum at your own pace.

On Friday, June 21, from 5-7 pm, come explore Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America without the crowd, try your hand at artmaking in our Paint Studio, and take a break in our sensory break room.

Visual schedule and sensory tools provided on-site. More