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Walk-in Tour: Art of the Ancient World

Walk-in Tour: Art of the Ancient World

Date: Sunday, August 2, 2015

Time: 01:00 PM–02:00 PM

“Art of the Ancient World” highlights works of art related to life in Egypt, the Ancient Near East, Greece, and Rome.

Teacher Preview Tour: Conservation Secrets

Teacher Preview Tour: Conservation Secrets

Date: Wednesday, August 5, 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.

Walk-In Tour: Rinehart

Walk-In Tour: Rinehart's Studio: Rough Stone to Living Marble

Date: Sunday, August 9, 2015

Time: 01:00 PM–02:00 PM

William Walters sponsored Baltimore sculptor William Henry Rinehart’s first trip abroad in 1855. Explore the complex collaborative process by which Rinehart produced his extraordinary marble sculptures.

Teacher Preview Tour: Stop, Look, Listen, and Touch

Teacher Preview Tour: Stop, Look, Listen, and Touch

Date: Wednesday, August 12, 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.

Walk-in Tour: Renaissance Art

Walk-in Tour: Renaissance Art

Date: Sunday, August 16, 2015

Time: 01:00 PM–02:00 PM

This free, docent-led tour explores the development of religious and secular art in the 15th and 16th centuries.

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

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

Date: Sunday, August 23, 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.

Doors Open Baltimore

Date: Saturday, October 24, 2015

Time: 12:00 PM–01:00 PM

As part of this year’s Doors Open Baltimore, the Walters will offer a tour of the unique architectural components of the museum’s buildings and displays. Visitors will learn about the history of the museum’s successive expansions in relation to the development of the Mt. Vernon neighborhood.