The Walters Art Museum is open Thursdays until 9 p.m., Sponsored by BGE.
Date: Sunday, December 11, 2016
Time: 01:00 PM–02:00 PM
In the midst of winter, the verdant landscapes of the Walters’ collection will bring back the thrill of spring. Join us as we look for cultivated gardens, native forests, and fruit in painting, sculpture, and textiles.
Date: Sunday, December 18, 2016
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.
Date: Sunday, January 1, 2017
Explore painting, sculpture and the decorative arts from ancient times to the 19th century. Come experience a sampling of what the museum has to offer!
Date: Sunday, January 8, 2017
Medieval art speaks to the five senses, not just to sight alone. Through a variety of paintings, tapestries, metalwork and manuscripts, you will see how both sacred and secular objects enchanted their viewers.
Date: Sunday, January 22, 2017
Journey back to the 17th century, as you marvel at one of the most unique and popular galleries in the museum. The Chamber of Art and Wonders replicates a collector’s home, complete with artworks and natural wonders from around the world.
Date: Sunday, January 29, 2017
In the midst of winter, the verdant landscapes of the Walters’ collection will bring back the thrill of spring! Join us as we look for cultivated gardens, native forests, and fruit in painting, sculpture and textiles.
Date: Sunday, February 5, 2017
Examine castles and cathedrals in medieval art, and discover their importance to people's lives during this period.
Date: Sunday, February 12, 2017
The subjects of love, beauty, and attraction have fascinated people for thousands of years. Explore how artists through the centuries have responded to the challenge of depicting love in all its complexity.
Date: Sunday, February 19, 2017
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour highlighting the art of the ancient world. Learn about life and death in these civilizations as we examine art relating to war, mythology, politics, and day-to-day life. Tour may include objects from Ancient Egypt, Greece, Rome, and the Near East, depending upon docent's preference.
Date: Sunday, February 26, 2017
Learn about the fascinating lives of William T. Walters and his son, Henry, in this reinstallation of the 19th century collection. We’ll explore the Walters’ tastes, varied art collections, and legacy to the City of Baltimore while seeing the paintings and sculptures they purchased.
Date: Sunday, March 12, 2017
Date: Sunday, March 19, 2017
Who wore makeup in Ancient Egypt? How did Roman women style their hair? Discover what people considered to be beautiful in ancient times and how they achieved their signature looks as seen in the Walters’ collection.
Date: Sunday, March 26, 2017
Examine personalities in painting and sculpture from ancient times through the 19th century. Come meet a few of the characters in The Walters’ collection!
Date: Sunday, April 16, 2017
Date: Sunday, April 23, 2017
Date: Sunday, April 30, 2017