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Special and Social Events

Throughout the year, the Walters Art Museum hosts a variety of special and social events for visitors, members, and donors. From mingling in the galleries to dining and dancing under the Washington Monument, guests always have a memorable experience at the Walters.

Watch Conservators at Work
Watch Conservators at Work
Friday, October 24, 2014–Tuesday, October 20, 2015
12:30 PM–04:00 PM
Did you know that people who preserve and restore artwork are called art conservators? Watch a conservator at work in the galleries. Inquire at the Information Desk about times and locations.
The Christmas Story in Art Walk-In Tour
The Christmas Story in Art Walk-In Tour
Sunday, December 21, 2014
01:00 PM–02:00 PM
In the spirit of the season, come enjoy a tour examining religious art that celebrates the story of Christmas. This tour will feature Renaissance and Baroque paintings depicting the birth of Christ. This tour is part of our free, docent-led, walk-in tours. No reservations are required; just walk in and enjoy.
Highlights of the Walters Walk-In Tour
Highlights of the Walters Walk-In Tour
Sunday, December 28, 2014
01:00 PM–02:00 PM
Highlights of the Walters explores painting, sculpture, and the decorative arts from antiquity to the 19th century. This tour is part of our free, docent-led, walk-in tours. No reservations are required; just walk in and enjoy.
Downton Abbey Season 5 Screening and Party
Downton Abbey Season 5 Screening and Party
Saturday, January 03, 2015
06:00 PM–09:30 PM
The Walters Art Museum welcomes Maryland Public Television (MPT) as they host the Season 5 premiere of Downton Abbey.
Maryland Art Education Association Student Art Show
Monday, January 05, 2015–Monday, January 26, 2015
10:00 AM–05:00 PM
The Walters Art Museum and the Maryland Art Education Association celebrate students' artistic achievements with an exhibit of artwork inspired by the Walters' collection.
Maryland Art Education Association Student Art Show Reception
Sunday, January 11, 2015
01:00 PM–03:00 PM
The Walters Art Museum and the Maryland Art Education Association celebrate students' artistic achievements with an exhibit of artwork inspired by the Walters' collection.
Howard County Public Schools Student Art Show
Tuesday, January 27, 2015–Monday, February 23, 2015
10:00 AM–05:00 PM
The Walters partners with Maryland school systems to host student art shows at the museum, culminating in a reception for the students.
Rye Rocks at the Walters: A Drinks Party
Saturday, January 31, 2015
07:00 PM–10:00 PM
Celebrate William and Henry Walters, and their gift to the city of Baltimore, at a rye whiskey tasting sponsored by the Women's Committee.
Art Bytes
Friday, February 06, 2015–Sunday, February 08, 2015
10:00 AM–05:00 PM
The Walters Art Museum will host its third annual hackathon, Art Bytes III, during which technology and creative communities work together to build programs and applications that enhance the museum experience for visitors.
Super Thursday Party
Thursday, February 12, 2015
06:00 PM–09:00 PM
Couples, singles, and lovers of all kinds can celebrate Valentine’s Day early at a love-themed Super Thursday Party. Enjoy music, cocktails, and special surprises, and find something you love in our extraordinary collection.