The Gardner Museum offers a rich variety of programs and resources that spark in-depth experiences with works of art and present opportunities to engage with some of today’s most creative individuals.

From Courtyard sketching to gallery discussions with “Ask Me” volunteers, activities encourage visitors of all ages to look carefully and respond personally to works of art. Helping audiences enjoy the Gardner in new ways, our programs building lasting connections with individuals and organizations in the Boston area.

2014 Educator-in-Residence Announced

Marianna Adams has been chosen as the Gardner's 2014 Educator-in-Residence. Adams, a leading researcher on how people learn in museums, will be in residence at the Museum in July. Marianna previously worked with the Gardner Museum on the Thinking Through Art research project, which explored how museum programming could play a positive role in the K-12 community.

Learn more about Marianna and the Educator-in-Residence Program.


Margaret K. Burchenal

Esther Stiles Eastman Curator of Education and Public Programs
617 278 5123