Third Thursdays: Wanderlust
Thursday, June 20, 5:30 PM
Tickets $5-$15 | Purchase online or at 617 278 5156Get tickets
Are you feeling the lust for travel? We sure are. Learn about Isabella Gardner’s globetrotting adventures - take a journey without leaving the city.
SHORT AND SWEET: 15-20 MINUTE TALKS
Gardner 101 | 6 pm and 7 pm
Join Gardner staffer Courtney Allen for an introduction to Isabella Gardner, her collection, and a few works that will surely ignite your passion for travel.
Jewels and Travel | 6:30 pm and 7:30 pm
Join invited scholar Jeanne Gardner, PhD candidate at the City University of New York, for a chat about Gardner’s jewelry.
Isabella's Travel Albums | 7 pm and 8 pm
Explore the Egyptian travel album of Isabella Gardner first-hand with Casey Riley, PhD candidate at Boston University. Afterward, head down to the Studio to create your own travel collages!
THROUGHOUT THE EVENING
Photo Ops | 5 pm-9 pm
Post photos to Twitter and Instagram with #ISGM and #3rdthurs. We’ll post a few fun social shots on the Museum’s Facebook page.
Courtyard Bar featuring Sparkling White Sangria | 5:30 pm-9 pm
Quench your thirst with sangria or stick to the classics: beer, wine and sparkling water.
Gallery Game: Globetrotter | 6 pm-8:30 pm
Pick up your passport in the Courtyard and be transported around the globe through Isabella’s artworks.
Studio Artivity: Wish You Were Here!| 6 pm-8:30 pm
Let Isabella’s travel albums inspire you. Using maps, images, watercolor, and more, create collage postcards.
Gallery Conversations | Throughout the evening
Join Gardner Museum staffers for short, informal chats in the galleries.
Cash wine bar around the courtyard. Café G open for snacks, dinner, and drinks.
TICKETING | Includes Museum admission
Adults / $15
Seniors / $12
Members / Free
College students / $5
Students from colleges and universities participating in the University Membership Program receive free admission. See a list of participating schools.
Fidelity Investments® is a premier sponsor of Music at the Gardner. Thursday evening concerts are made possible in part the Barbara Lee Program Fund. The Museum receives operating support from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. The piano is dedicated as the Alex d’Arberloff Steinway. Promotional support provided by WGBH.