Calendar of Events
Programs take place in the museum unless otherwise specified. Click here for public tour registration.
Highlights Tours | Thursdays–Sundays, 12:30 & 2pm
Family Tour: Eyes on Art | Every Second Saturday, 12:15pm
When a museum guard decides to touch a famous Rembrandt painting, a remarkable journey across the ages ensues. Spanning centuries of human experience, The Rembrandt is a visually stunning, theatrical tour-de-force that movingly explores the power of creative expression and the sacrifices we make in the pursuit of love and beauty. Show times vary, visit twhartford.org for tickets.
Wadsworth members can purchase tickets for The Rembrandt for $35. Keep an eye on your inbox for a link to tickets and discount code.
TheaterWorks ticket holders can show their ticket stub from The Rembrandt at the Wadsworth for free admission and 10 percent discount on purchases made in the Museum Shop on the day of their visit. Ticket stub must be presented at check-in and in the Shop to qualify. Promotion runs April 21–May 28.
In conjunction with the exhibition Chasing Rembrandt: The Wadsworth’s Quest for a Rembrandt, opening April 20.
Members see the flowers at their freshest, before the fundraiser opens to the public. Not a member? Join today!
Celebrate spring at the Wadsworth during our 40th Annual Fine Art & Flowers. Stunning floral arrangements by florists, garden clubs, and interior designers are shown alongside the works of art that inspired them. A $5 surcharge is added to all admissions during this springtime fundraiser presented by the Friends of the Wadsworth Atheneum.
Shop a variety of creative goods from local vendors all weekend long! Open regular museum hours during Fine Art & Flowers in the Hartford Courant Room. Fundraising admissions apply.
Join nationally recognized Master Floral Designer Ruth Loiseau in the theater for a floral design demonstration. Loiseau has created magnificent floral designs for special events at the White House since the Reagan Administration; these include Congressional Barbecues, the visit of Prince Charles and Princess Diana, and for both visits of Queen Elizabeth II. Loiseau was presented the Certificate of Appreciation by Hillary Clinton in 1998 and was featured as the Keynote Speaker at the Bouquets to Art event at the De Young Museum in San Francisco, California.
$45 Adults, $42 Seniors, $35 College Students, $25 Members & Wadsworth Welcome. Tickets include admission to Fine Art & Flowers fundraiser.
Arrive early to enter for a chance to win one of seven arrangements designed by Ruth Loiseau! Winners must be present at the end of the demo in order to claim the arrangement.
Join sola wood florist Jennifer Angle and design a trio of succulent wood creations that will last all season long. Tickets are limited, registration required. $50; $35 members. Tickets include light refreshments and admission to Fine Art & Flowers.