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Thursday Evening Hours Open Thursdays until 9 p.m., sponsored by Constellation Energy.

Day of the Dead Festival

Date
Saturday, October 27, 2012
Time
12:00 PM–03:00 PM

Day of the Dead Activities 

  • Traditional Mexican dance with Bailes de Mi Tierra!
  • Live mariachi music with Mariachi Aguila! 
  • Free art activities!
  • Bread of the Dead!

Starting Wednesday, October 24, the museum will host a community altar and all members of the public are invited to bring items in honor of loved ones who have passed away. 

Add to Calendar 10-27-2012 12:00:00 10-27-2012 15:00:00 15 Day of the Dead Festival Come celebrate! This uplifting Mexican holiday celebrates the lives of family and friends who have died. Visitors will enjoy traditional Mexican dance performances, a live mariachi band and art activities for the whole family. Beginning on October 24, you may come to the museum’s Sculpture Court and leave an offering or ofrenda. 600 North Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland, 21201 (The Walters Art Museum) The Walters Art Museum info@thewalters.org false DD/MM/YYYY

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