Third Thursdays: Behind the Scenes

Thursday, July 18, 5:30 PM

Tickets $5-$15 | Purchase online or at 617 278 5156

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Catch a glimpse of some of the work that goes on at the Museum--behind closed doors.

Gardner 101 | 7 pm and 8 pm
An intro to Isabella Gardner and her collection.

The Back Story | 6 pm, 7 pm and 7:30 pm
Meet up with Gardner staff members to get a taste of what happens behind the scenes at the Museum.

Photo Ops | 5:30 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: Shandy | 5:30 pm-9 pm
Try a shandy, a refreshing beer and lemonade drink, or stick to the classics: beer, wine and sparkling water.

Studio Artivity: Behind the Screens | 6 pm-8:30 pm
Join Jay LaCouture from DIY artist collective AntiDesigns to try your hand at a screen printing project. No experience necessary!

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.