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Day Trip: Coastal Connecticut

Chadwick Studio at the Florence Griswold Museum. Photo: Jeff Yardis/Corporate.

Chadwick Studio at the Florence Griswold Museum. Photo: Jeff Yardis/Corporate.

Friday, October 18, 2013
8:00am – 7:00pm
Day Trip: Coastal Connecticut
Trip, Member Event

Melissa Renn, Senior Curatorial Research Associate, Division of European and American Art, Harvard Art Museums

Join us on this excursion to southeastern Connecticut to visit the Florence Griswold Museum and the Lyman Allyn Art Museum. The Florence Griswold Museum, also known as the Home of American Impressionism, focuses on American art, with an emphasis on the art, history, and landscape of Connecticut. The Lyman Allyn Art Museum is a community-based museum with an expansive collection of over 10,000 objects spanning centuries and media.

$170 ($135 members). Bus will depart from and return to the Arthur M. Sackler Museum, 485 Broadway, Cambridge. Fee includes bus transportation, admission, lunch, and all gratuities. Space is limited, and advance registration is required. To learn more about membership and to register for the tour, email am_membership [at] harvard [dot] edu or call 617-495-4544. Members will receive invitations in the mail.