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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.

Gallery Talk: Three Voices: Adam & Eve by Workshop of Giovanni della Robbia

Gallery Talk: Three Voices: Adam & Eve by Workshop of Giovanni della Robbia

Date Thursday, May 28, 2015

Time 06:30 PM–07:15 PM

A spectacular glazed terracotta Adam and Eve greets visitors entering the Walters' Sculpture Court. Three experts present new findings about this intriguing monumental sculpture.

Gallery Talk: Ancient Rome: The A-List

Gallery Talk: Ancient Rome: The A-List

Date Thursday, June 4, 2015

Time 06:30 PM–07:15 PM

Join John Shields, manager of docent programs, as he discusses the goals of Roman portraiture through examples from the Walters collection.

Walters Enthusiasts Toga Trivia

Walters Enthusiasts Toga Trivia

Date Thursday, June 4, 2015

Time 07:00 PM–08:30 PM

Join the Walters Enthusiasts for a night of Trivia in the Sculpture Court. Bring your knowledge of the Walters Collection, pop culture, and Roman history for a chance to win fun prizes in this team trivia contest.

Make Night: Miniature Worlds, Terrarium Building with b.Willow

Make Night: Miniature Worlds, Terrarium Building with b.Willow

Date Thursday, June 18, 2015

Time 06:30 PM–08:30 PM

Drawing inspiration from the Walters' collection of landscapes and still-lifes, Liz Vayda will lead a workshop on using Tillandsia, or air plants, to create terrariums. Vayda is the owner and operator of b.Willow, a company that designs workshops and classes to help individuals incorporate more frequent and meaningful interactions with nature into their busy, everyday lives.

Gallery Talk: Images of Revolution

Date Thursday, July 2, 2015

Time 06:30 PM–07:00 PM

To celebrate the July 4 holiday, this month’s gallery talk takes a look at images of revolutionary figures in the collection. Join Alexander Jarman, Manager of Adult and Community Programs, as he takes visitors across 6,300 miles and 2,000 years of history to link an Egyptian king, a French queen, and an American general through their respective cultural and religious revolutions.

Gallery Talk: Arms & Armor with Baltimore Knife & Sword

Date Thursday, August 6, 2015

Time 06:30 PM–07:15 PM

Join Kerry Stagmer and the team at Baltimore Knife and Sword for a tour of the Walters’ collection of arms and armor. Tour participants will learn how some of the weapons in the Museum’s collection were constructed and how they were used.

Make Night: Gold Jewelry

Date Thursday, August 20, 2015

Time 06:30 PM–08:30 PM

Baltimore Jewelry Center instructors will give a firsthand look at gold alloying, finished examples of which are on view in the special exhibition "Gold of the Ancient Americas." Participants will learn the fundamental metalworking techniques of chasing & repoussé to create a gold badge brooch.