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Fine Art & Flowers

Thanks to everyone who helped us ring in the spring at the 33rd annual Fine Art & Flowers, which took place April 25-27, 2014. Thousands of people visited throughout the weekend to view over 40 floral arrangements and garden designs inspired by masterworks in the collection, all created by area florists, garden clubs, and community members from Connecticut and beyond.

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See you next year at the 34th annual Fine Art & Flowers, May 1 – 3, 2015. Check back soon for more details!

The 33rd Annual Fine Art & Flowers fundraiser was presented by the Women’s Committee of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. Special thanks to our media sponsors Yelp, Inc, and Hartford Blooms. Additional support provided by Azalea Floral Design; City Steam Brewery Cafe; Hartford Baking Co.; NoRA Cupcake Company; Onyx Moonshine; Rosedale Farms & Vineyards; Winding Drive Jams and Jellies; Woodland Gardens; Spruce Home & Garden, West Hartford; Haworth’s Flowers; and Pentimento Flowers.  All proceeds fund the museum’s special exhibitions, and educational and community programs.

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From Our Collection

1594, Caravaggio 1731, Canaletto 1749, Panini 1773, Wright

Upcoming Events

Nov
21
Fri
all-day Member Shopping Days
Member Shopping Days
Nov 21 – Nov 23 all-day
Member Shopping Days: Members receive 20% off in The Museum Shop in store and online! Not a member? Join now!
Nov
23
Sun
1:00 pm Tour: Highlights
Tour: Highlights
Nov 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Tour: Highlights: Join a docent for an exploration of the collection. Meet by The Museum Shop. Highlights Tours are offered daily at 1 pm, Wednesday [...]
2:00 pm Film: The Better Angels
Film: The Better Angels
Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:35 pm
Film: The Better Angels
Film: The Better Angels: Beginning circa 1817, the story spans three years of Abraham Lincoln’s childhood in the harsh wilderness of Indiana. Learn about the [...]
2:30 pm Tour: Looking at Landscapes
Tour: Looking at Landscapes
Nov 23 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Tour: Looking at Landscapes: Free with admission; meet at the Information Desk by The Museum Shop.
Nov
26
Wed
1:00 pm Tour: Highlights
Tour: Highlights
Nov 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Tour: Highlights: Join a docent for an exploration of the collection. Meet by The Museum Shop. Highlights Tours are offered daily at 1 pm, Wednesday [...]

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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