Calendar of Events

Jun
24
Fri
Highlights Tour
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

A docent guided tour of collection highlights. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is required. Museum entry is limited at this time to guided groups only and visitors must remain with the group for the duration of the tour. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to observe a safe social distance from others. Same-day general admission is included in the price of your tour ticket. Check here for more information about how we are preparing for your visit.

Special Theme Tour: Connecticut Originals
Jun 24 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

A docent guided tour featuring artists who were born or lived in Connecticut. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is recommended. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to observe a safe social distance from others while in the museum. Check here for more information about how we are preparing for your visit.

Curator Talk: Thaxter’s Love’s First Dream
Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Edward Russell Thaxter was a promising American sculptor of the late-nineteenth century but died in Florence at just twenty-four years of age before his first masterpiece, Love’s First Dream, was completed. Chief curator Matthew Hargraves explores the story behind Thaxter’s brief career and traces the story of Love’s First Dream from first idea to finished marble and its journey from Florence to Hartford. Free with museum admission. Meet in front of the Museum Shop.

Highlights Tour
Jun 24 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

A docent guided tour of collection highlights. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is required. Museum entry is limited at this time to guided groups only and visitors must remain with the group for the duration of the tour. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to observe a safe social distance from others. Same-day general admission is included in the price of your tour ticket. Check here for more information about how we are preparing for your visit.

Jun
25
Sat
Highlights Tour
Jun 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

A docent guided tour of collection highlights. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is required. Museum entry is limited at this time to guided groups only and visitors must remain with the group for the duration of the tour. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to observe a safe social distance from others. Same-day general admission is included in the price of your tour ticket. Check here for more information about how we are preparing for your visit.

Special Theme Tour: Connecticut Originals
Jun 25 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

A docent guided tour featuring artists who were born or lived in Connecticut. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is recommended. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to observe a safe social distance from others while in the museum. Same-day general admission is included in the price of your tour ticket. Check here for more information about how we are preparing for your visit.

Highlights Tour
Jun 25 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

A docent guided tour of collection highlights. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is required. Museum entry is limited at this time to guided groups only and visitors must remain with the group for the duration of the tour. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to observe a safe social distance from others. Same-day general admission is included in the price of your tour ticket. Check here for more information about how we are preparing for your visit.

Chamber Concert: Arazzo Music Festival
Jun 25 @ 7:00 pm
Chamber Concert: Arazzo Music Festival

The Wadsworth is pleased to host the season finale performance of the Arazzo Music Festival, a new initiative building community through musical performances here in Connecticut. Join Connecticut cellist and festival director Samuel DeCaprio as he performs an evening of string music in Morgan Great Hall with musicians from across the region. The program centers around Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s String Sextet in D minor “Souvenir de Florence”, Op. 70 (1890). Free with required registration. 

Jun
26
Sun
Highlights Tour
Jun 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

A docent guided tour of collection highlights. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is required. Museum entry is limited at this time to guided groups only and visitors must remain with the group for the duration of the tour. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to observe a safe social distance from others. Same-day general admission is included in the price of your tour ticket. Check here for more information about how we are preparing for your visit.

Special Theme Tour: Connecticut Originals
Jun 26 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

A docent guided tour featuring artists who were born or lived in Connecticut. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is recommended. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to observe a safe social distance from others while in the museum. Same-day general admission is included in the price of your tour ticket.  Check here for more information about how we are preparing for your visit.