Grand Reopening & Community Day!

When:
September 19, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
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Grand Reopening & Community Day!

Celebrate the completion of the Wadsworth Atheneum’s 5-year renovation, and the unveiling of newly renovated European art galleries!

Step back in time and explore the museum’s amazing history through immersive theatrical performances, live music, and art-making. We will welcome a variety of talented community partners to help us mark this momentous occasion, including the Imposters Impersonating History, plein air painter Elizabeth Rhoades, the Hartt Symphony Orchestra, designer Katrina Orsini, Kinetic Dreams, Trashion Fashion, Connecticut Lyric Opera, and more! Museum admission is free all day. Click here for more information!

Please note that street parking will be limited. Visit our Directions & Parking page to find additional parking options.

Presented in partnership with Envisionfest Hartford.

Image: James Welling, Morgan Great Hall, 2015, Inkjet print, Courtesy of the artist and David Zwirner, New York/London