When:
October 11, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where:
600 Main Street
Hartford,CT 06103
USA
Cost:
Free
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Walton Ford, Novaya Zemlya Still Life, 2006, watercolor, gouache, ink, and graphite on paper

In observance of the Hartford Marathon on Saturday, Oct. 11, Second Saturdays programming will take place in the afternoon from 1 – 4pm. Museum admission is free ALL DAY, 10am – 5pm.

Second Saturdays: Adventures & Expeditions: Look at Walton Ford’s painting that recalls an expedition to the North Pole in the Connections Gallery and find other works of art that take you to new territory! Imagine a destination and make an illustrated map to get you there and a journal to document your journey.

Free Family Tours:

  • 1 pm, Museum Highlights
  • 1:30 pm, Eyes on Art Family Tour
  • 2 – 3 pm, Ask About Art
  • 2:30 pm, Theme Tour: Looking at Landscapes

Second Saturdays for Families: Explore art with your family, encourage creativity, and expand your imagination through conversation and discovery. Each program is free and includes hands-on art projects, tours for families, live music, and engaging fun through film, theater and dance. Join us the second Saturday of every month year-round!

Second Saturdays for Families is funded by Aetna. Additional support provided by the J. Walton Bissell Foundation, Inc., The Ensworth Charitable Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee, the George A. & Grace L. Long Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., and Alan S. Parker, Esq., Trustees. Program supplies are generously donated by S&S Worldwide.

From Our Collection

Oldenburg, 1996 Still, 1951 Wesselmann, 1965 Bey, 1996

Upcoming Events

Sep
20
Sat
all-day Envisionfest Community Day: The View from Here
Envisionfest Community Day: The …
Sep 20 all-day
Envisionfest Community Day: The View from Here
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1:00 pm Tour: Highlights
Tour: Highlights
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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2:30 pm Tour: Portraiture in the Collection
Tour: Portraiture in the Collection
Sep 20 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
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Sep
21
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11:00 am Jazz Brunch: Sting to Swing
Jazz Brunch: Sting to Swing
Sep 21 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
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Tour: Highlights
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Hours & Admission

Hours:
Wednesday – Friday: 11 am – 5 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10 am – 5 pm
First Thursdays: 11 am – 8 pm

Admission:
Members: Free
Adults: $10
Seniors (age 62+): $8
Students (age 13 & over or with college ID): $5
Children (age 12 & under): Free
First Thursdays (from 5-8 pm): $5