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

Walk-In Tour: The Chamber of Art and Wonders

Date
Sunday, September 8, 2013
Time
01:00 PM–02:00 PM
Walk-In Tour: The Chamber of Art and Wonders

Join us for this free tour of one of the most unique galleries in the museum. The Chamber of Art and Wonders replicates an actual 17th century collection of artworks and natural wonders from around the world.

This room, with its hundreds of natural history wonders displayed with marvels of human ingenuity from all corners of the world, offers an unparalleled opportunity to experience the excitement of the Age of Exploration in Europe. As an authentic recreation of a chamber of wonders, this installation is unique in the Americas.

This is part of our weekly series of free, docent-led tours.

Add to Calendar 09-08-2013 13:00:00 09-08-2013 14:00:00 15 Walk-In Tour: The Chamber of Art and Wonders Join us for this free tour of one of the most unique galleries in the museum. The Chamber of Art and Wonders replicates an actual 17th century collection of artworks and natural wonders from around the world. 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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