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Events for August 24, 2014

Seeing Music in Medieval Manuscripts

Seeing Music in Medieval Manuscripts

Date Saturday, June 28, 2014–Sunday, October 12, 2014

Time 10:00 AM–05:00 PM

Composed of approximately twenty manuscripts and objects, Seeing Music explores music in its relationship with philosophy, religion, and the arts during the Middle Ages, when musical harmony and dissonance were thought to mirror the perfection of heaven as well as the disorder of evil.

Drop-In Art Activities: Treasures

Date Saturday, August 2, 2014–Sunday, August 31, 2014
Every Sat, Sun

Time 10:00 AM–03:00 PM
Every Sat, Sun

Find inspiration in the many special objects that the Walters holds within its walls and explore a sparkling treasure trove of precious materials in our art studio! Come back each weekend to make a different treasure to wear, hold, or gift!

Walk-In Tour: Portraits: Who Am I?

Walk-In Tour: Portraits: Who Am I?

Date Sunday, August 24, 2014

Time 01:00 PM–02:00 PM

"Portraits: Who Am I?" examines images of people from antiquity through the 19th century. Enjoy getting to know some of the personalities in the Walters' collection. This is one of our free, weekly docent-led tours.