The Walters Art Museum

Special and Social Events

Throughout the year, the Walters Art Museum hosts a variety of special and social events for visitors, members, and donors. From mingling in the galleries to dining and dancing under the Washington Monument, guests always have a memorable experience at the Walters.

Conservation Window

Conservation Window

Friday, January 29, 2016–Sunday, October 13, 2019
12:30 PM–04:00 PM

Take advantage of the opportunity to talk with our conservators during our viewing times. We hope you enjoy this "behind the scenes" look at conservation work in the museum. Watch a conservator at work in the galleries. Inquire at the Information Desk about times and locations.

Thursday Nights at the Walters

Thursday Nights at the Walters

Thursday, July 21, 2016–Monday, December 18, 2017
05:00 PM–09:00 PM

Open until 9 p.m. each Thursday, the Walters welcomes you to discover the collection, take in a gallery talk, make art, and spend time with friends.

Make Night: Setting Type by Hand

Make Night: Setting Type by Hand

Thursday, August 17, 2017
06:30 PM–07:30 PM

Inspired by the 500th anniversary of the printing of Martin Luther’s 95 Theses and the Walters’ exhibition Uncertain Times: Martin Luther’s Remedies for the Soul, this two-part workshop explores letterpress printing from raised metal type with Baltimore Print Studios.

Fall for Art

Fall for Art

Sunday, September 24, 2017
04:00 PM–07:00 PM

Celebrate fall in Woodberry and discover new works by local artists. Bring your friends and enjoy a self-guided tour through the studios of six local artists, featuring sculpture, painting, drawing and photography. Beer, wine, and light fare will be served.

Arts of Asia Talk

Arts of Asia Talk

Thursday, September 28, 2017
06:00 PM–07:00 PM

Join Amy Landau, Director of Curatorial Affairs and Curator of Islamic and South & Southeast Asian Art, for a conversation about art, religion, and landscape through the lens of the museum’s spectacular collections. Following this talk, attendees are invited to view the galleries from 6-9pm for a "sneak peek" before they open to the public on October 1.

The Party 2017

The Party 2017

Saturday, October 14, 2017
09:00 PM–12:00 AM

Don’t miss one of Baltimore’s most anticipated events! Enjoy an open bar, light fare and dessert, and dancing on the breathtaking Sculpture Court. Proceeds from the Gala and Party support the museum and help keep the Walters free and open to all.

The Walters Gala & Party 2017

The Walters Gala & Party 2017

Saturday, October 14, 2017
06:00 PM–12:00 AM

You are invited to attend a magnificent evening in support of the Walters Art Museum. The Walters Gala & Party is a memorable event unlike any other in Baltimore. This exquisite, once-a-year event provides funding for the Walters’ innovative education and exhibition programming and free admission for all.