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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, August 17, 2014
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 museum's most fascinating galleries. The Chamber of Art and Wonders replicates a 17th-century collection of artworks and natural wonders from around the world.

This room, with its hundreds of natural 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 re-creation 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 08-17-2014 13:00:00 08-17-2014 14:00:00 15 Walk-In Tour: The Chamber of Art and Wonders Join us for this free tour of one of the museum's unique galleries. The Chamber of Art and Wonders replicates a 17th-century collection of artworks and natural wonders from around the world. No registration required, simply show up and enjoy the tour! 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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