The Walters Art Museum

Museum Exhibition

Future Exhibitions

Don't miss these exciting exhibitions, coming soon to the Walters Art Museum.

Gold of the Ancient Americas

Gold of the Ancient Americas

Saturday, May 09, 2015–Sunday, October 11, 2015
10:00 AM–05:00 PM

Take a broader look at centuries-old artifacts including pendants, beaded necklaces, gold-sheathed ear rods and nose ornaments from the Walters' Central and South American collection. The exhibition explores the making of gold objects by ancient American goldsmiths from Peru to Panama.

Pearls on a String: Art in the Age of Great Islamic Empires

Pearls on a String: Art in the Age of Great Islamic Empires

Sunday, November 08, 2015–Sunday, January 31, 2016
10:00 AM–05:00 PM

The first international loan exhibition of Islamic art to foreground stories about people, Pearls on a String emphasizes the role of human relationships in inspiring and sustaining artistic creativity. This exhibition comprises approximately ninety works of art in all media from a geographic area that spans the Bay of Bengal to the Mediterranean.