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Joslyn Art Museum

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Joslyn Art Museum has been a premier center for the visual arts for over 80 years. With art from ancient times to the present, with an emphasis on 19th- and 20th-century European and American art and Art of the American West, there's something for everyone. Families can check out an Art Pack to take into the galleries . . . it will be your guide as you explore a theme of your choice, from architecture to Impressionism. The outdoor garden galleries, including the kid-friendly Discovery Garden, offer a welcome view of over 20 artworks in the fresh air. Young visitors will love the exhibitions of original art by children's book illustrators in the Mind's Eye Gallery. Major temporary special exhibitions are offered annually, along with concerts, lectures, events, classes, mobile and guided tours, and more. The Museum features a café and shop and is fully accessible. General admission to Joslyn is free to everyone during all public hours. Additional charge for some special exhibitions.

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Hours and Price - General
  • Hours: Museum & Shop: Tues, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun/10am-4pm; Thurs/10am-8pm Café: Tues-Sat/10:30 am coffee & breakfast pastries; 11 am-2 pm lunch; 2-3 pm beverages & desserts Sun/10:30 am–2 pm brunch
  • Price: General admission is free (paid ticketed admission for some exhibitions).
  • Season: Open year round (closed Mondays and major holidays)
Events
  • Virginia Beahan

    Mar 28, 2017 Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

    In late 2002, Virginia Beahan and her husband moved her ailing 88-year-old mother into their home. Turning to her camera, Beahan’s photographs of her family are a compassionate document of an

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  • Wild Spaces, Open Seasons: Hunting and Fishing in American Art Exhibition

    Mar 28, 2017 Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

    Wild Spaces, Open Seasons is the first major exhibition to explore American artists; fascination with hunters, fishermen, and the sporting life in paintings and sculptures from the 1820s through the

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  • Zen Tales: The Art of Jon J Muth Exhibit

    Mar 28, 2017 Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

    See paintings by children’s book author-illustrator Jon J Muth, including works from the Caldecott Honor book, Zen Shorts; its sequel, Zen Ties; and illustrations from the folk tale Stone Soup and his

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