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Events for Sunday, July 5, 2015

Thursday Nights at the Walters

Thursday Nights at the Walters

Date Thursday, September 5, 2013–Friday, December 18, 2015

Time 05:00 PM–09:00 PM

Discover how the Walters comes alive at night! Every Thursday from 5-9 p.m., you can wander the galleries, see special exhibitions for FREE, eat in our café and find the perfect gift at the museum store.

From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story

From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story

Date Sunday, October 26, 2014–Sunday, April 17, 2016
Every Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Time 10:00 AM–05:00 PM
Every Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story brings together for the first time an extraordinary group of art and artifacts to illustrate the intriguing stories behind the magnificent gift to the City from the Walters family.

Rinehart

Rinehart's Studio: Rough Stone to Living Marble

Date Sunday, March 29, 2015–Sunday, August 30, 2015
Every Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Time 10:00 AM–05:00 PM
Every Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

This spring, the Walters story continues with an exhibition exploring the workshop of 19th-century sculptor William Henry Rinehart.

Watch a Conservator at Work

Watch a Conservator at Work

Date Sunday, May 3, 2015–Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Every Fri, Sat, Sun

Time 12:30 PM–04:00 PM
Every Fri, Sat, Sun

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.

Gold of the Ancient Americas

Gold of the Ancient Americas

Date Saturday, May 9, 2015–Sunday, October 11, 2015

Time 10:00 AM–05:00 PM

Gold of the Ancient Americas showcases more than 50 artifacts, including cast animal pendants, a hammered gold disc, beaded necklaces and nose ornaments made by the indigenous peoples of the ancient Americas from Peru to Panama.

Drop-in Art Activities: Waltee

Drop-in Art Activities: Waltee's Friends

Date Saturday, July 4, 2015–Sunday, July 26, 2015
Every Sat, Sun

Time 10:00 AM–03:00 PM
Every Sat, Sun

Search the museum for felines, butterflies, and animals on the move. Then create some animal art to take home.

Walk-in Tour: Highlights of the Walters

Walk-in Tour: Highlights of the Walters

Date Sunday, July 5, 2015

Time 01:00 PM–02:00 PM

"Highlights of the Walters" explores painting, sculpture, and the decorative arts from antiquity to the 19th century.

Summer Camp: Creative Exploration 1st-2nd Grade (Full Day)

Date Monday, July 6, 2015–Friday, July 10, 2015

Time 08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Think outside of the box! Campers will question and explore the art all around them.

Summer Camp: Creative Exploration 1st-2nd Grade (Morning Only)

Date Monday, July 6, 2015–Friday, July 10, 2015

Time 08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Think outside of the box! Campers will question and explore the art all around them.

Summer Camp: Creative Exploration 3rd-5th Grade (Morning Only)

Date Monday, July 6, 2015–Friday, July 10, 2015

Time 08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Think outside of the box! Campers will question and explore the art all around them.

Summer Camp: Creative Exploration 3rd-5th Grade (Full Day)

Date Monday, July 6, 2015–Friday, July 10, 2015

Time 08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Think outside of the box! Campers will question and explore the art all around them.

Art Kids Preschool Program: Lifetime: The Amazing Numbers in Animal Lives by Lola M. Schaefer

Date Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Time 10:30 AM–12:00 PM

Explore animals in art! Learning is fun at the Walters for children 3–5 years old. You and your child will use all of your senses during this 90-minute, hands-on experience that combines a story chosen for its theme, a short tour, and an art activity.

Teacher Preview Tour: Creativity in the Common Core

Teacher Preview Tour: Creativity in the Common Core

Date Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Time 11:30 AM–12:30 PM

During this teacher preview tour, teachers will explore the galleries with a museum educator, receive materials to help plan tours, and have the opportunity to ask questions regarding student visits.

Art Kids Preschool Program: Lifetime: The Amazing Numbers in Animal Lives by Lola M. Schaefer

Date Saturday, July 11, 2015

Time 10:30 AM–12:00 PM

Explore animals in art! Learning is fun at the Walters for children 3–5 years old. You and your child will use all of your senses during this 90-minute, hands-on experience that combines a story chosen for its theme, a short tour, and an art activity.

Walk-in Tour: From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story

Walk-in Tour: From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story

Date Sunday, July 12, 2015

Time 01:00 PM–02:00 PM

The Walters Art Museum began as the private passion of two men, William T. Walters (1819–1894) and his son, Henry (1848–1931), but grew into a public mission to bring art to the people of Baltimore.Explore our newest installation in this week's Sunday walk-in tour.

Sensory Morning

Sensory Morning

Date Sunday, July 12, 2015

Time 09:00 AM–11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of accessible museum programming designed specifically for children with Sensory Processing Disorders and their entire family.

Summer Camp: Animals in Art 3rd-5th Grade (Full Day)

Date Monday, July 13, 2015–Friday, July 17, 2015

Time 08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Neigh like a pony, slither like a snake, and roar like a tiger! Campers will explore animals and habitats from around the world through a variety of art-making processes.

Summer Camp: Animals in Art 3rd-5th Grade (Morning Only)

Date Monday, July 13, 2015–Friday, July 17, 2015

Time 08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Neigh like a pony, slither like a snake, and roar like a tiger! Campers will explore animals and habitats from around the world through a variety of art-making processes.

Summer Camp: Animals in Art 1st-2nd Grade (Morning Only)

Date Monday, July 13, 2015–Friday, July 17, 2015

Time 08:30 AM–12:30 PM

Neigh like a pony, slither like a snake, and roar like a tiger! Campers will explore animals and habitats from around the world through a variety of art-making processes.

Summer Camp: Animals in Art 1st-2nd Grade (Full Day)

Date Monday, July 13, 2015–Friday, July 17, 2015

Time 08:30 AM–05:30 PM

Neigh like a pony, slither like a snake, and roar like a tiger! Campers will explore animals and habitats from around the world through a variety of art-making processes.

Teacher Preview Tour: Medieval Art

Teacher Preview Tour: Medieval Art

Date Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Time 11:30 AM–12:30 PM

During the teacher preview tour, teachers will explore the galleries with a museum educator, receive materials to help plan tours, and have the opportunity to ask questions regarding student visits.

Make Night: Sushi by Hand

Make Night: Sushi by Hand

Date Thursday, July 16, 2015

Time 06:30 PM–09:00 PM

Kaimana Chee of Kaimana’s Catering will be at the Walters to show workshop participants everything you need to know to make your own sushi at home, with specific lessons on preparing vegetable and California rolls. The workshop begins with a brief talk on Japanese art from the Walters' collection by Chief Curator Robert Mintz.

Art Kids Preschool Program: Lifetime: The Amazing Numbers in Animal Lives by Lola M. Schaefer

Date Saturday, July 18, 2015

Time 10:30 AM–12:00 PM

Explore animals in art! Learning is fun at the Walters for children 3–5 years old. You and your child will use all of your senses during this 90-minute, hands-on experience that combines a story chosen for its theme, a short tour, and an art activity.

Walk, Wonder, and Create Family Tour: Animals All Around (Morning Session)

Date Saturday, July 18, 2015

Time 11:00 AM–12:00 PM

Let’s go on safari and look for lions. Swim in the ocean and find a fish. Let’s trek through the forest and browse for bears! Come explore the Walters for animals on the move.