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- Saturday, March 19, 2011
- 01:00 PM–03:00 PM
Calling all scouts! The Walters Art Museum invites Girl Scouts to learn about the wonderful world of art while earning merit badges. This interactive, two-hour program includes:
Guided tour of selected artworks by a trained educator
Hands-on art activity based on specific badge guidelines
Specially-designed Walters' participatory patch
Just for Cub Scouts! Treasure Hunt
Treasure boxes, secrets, and stories of great travels abound during this special program just for scouts! Along your museum journey, visit the special exhibition, Treasures of Heaven, where you will peek into golden reliquary boxes, then, hear stories of ancient art lost on the high seas! We view art from across the globe and through the ages! Everyone will make an original masterpiece based on their adventure.
Brownies will work toward their Listening to the Past badge, Junior Girl Scouts will work toward their Globe Trotting badge, and Cub Scouts will work toward their Art Academics Pin or Belt Loop during this interactive, two-hour program!
Pre-registration is required for this program and a fee is due at the time of registration.
Please include all participating scouts' names and ages when registering online.
Price: $10 per scout; no charge for adult chaperones.
Watch Conservators at Work at the Conservation Window
Date: 11/30/12 - 11/30/14
Time: 12:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Take advantage of the opportunity to talk with our conservators during our viewing times. We hope you enjoy this "behind the scenes" look at conservation work in the museum.
Threshold to the Sacred: The Ark Door of Cairo's Ben Ezra Synagogue
Date: 03/02/13 - 05/26/13
Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
This show focuses on a work of exceptional historical importance: an intricately decorated and inscribed wood panel believed to come from the famous Ben Ezra synagogue of Old Cairo (Fostat), Egypt, which has captivated public imagination for over a century.
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Constellation Thursday Nights
Date: 03/10/13 - 06/02/13
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 new café and find the perfect gift at the museum store.