Free First Sunday Drop-in Discussion

Free First Sunday Drop-in Discussion Sunday, August 1, 12:00pm and 2:00pm 1950's America was a time of great economic and social growth, yet a cloud of doomsday hung over the land. Both the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. stockpiled nuclear weapons creating a sense of atomic fear, and spread propaganda portraying each other as the "evil empire." […]

Drop-in Discussion: Atomic Nations

Drop-in Discussion: Atomic Nations Sunday, August 8, 12:00 and 2:00 pm Free with admission, no registration required. Join intern Shreya Vaidyanathan at either 12:00 or 2:00 pm as she leads interactive discussions and simulations about a nation’s use of atomic weapons. Using primary sources, participants will act as delegates in a conference and debate both sides […]

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Drop-in Discussion: Atomic Nation

Drop-in Discussion: Atomic Nation Sunday, August 8, 12:00 and 2:00 pm, Free Join intern Shreya Vaidyanathan as she leads an interactive discussion and simulation about a nation’s use of atomic weapons. Using primary sources, participants will act as delegates in a conference and debate both sides of the argument, and at the end reach a decision […]

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Virtual Lectures with Vladislav Andrejev

Registration has closed Virtual Lectures with Vladislav Andrejev Monday, August 9, 12:00-2:30 and Monday, August 16, 12:00-2:30 Members $12, Nonmembers $16, registration required by Friday, August 6. The Zoom link will be emailed to participants the morning of the program Prosopon School Founder Vladislav Andrejev presents a two-part lecture that explores the foundations of iconology. In […]

$12 – $16

Museum Closed

The Museum will be closed for a private event on Saturday, August 14.

Virtual Lectures with Vladislav Andrejev

Virtual Lectures with Vladislav Andrejev Monday, August 16, 12:00-2:30 This is a two-part lecture. Please go to August 9 on this events calendar to register for this program. The Zoom link will be emailed to participants the morning of the program Prosopon School Founder Vladislav Andrejev presents a two-part lecture that explores the foundations of iconology. […]

$12 – $16

Drop-in Discussion: Surprising Saints

Drop-in Discussion: Surprising Saints Saturday, August 21, 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm, Free Do you ever look at an icon and wonder why a particular person is a saint? Join museum registrar Laura Garrity-Arquitt for a lively exploration of some of the more unusual and mysterious saints in the Museum’s collection. Image: Mary of Egypt, c. […]

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Free Admission in August

The Museum is pleased to offer free admission to our visitors during the month of August to honor our founder, Gordon Lankton. Thanks to our generous sponsor:

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Drop-in Discussion: Monastic Moments

Drop-in Discussion: Monastic Moments Friday, August 27. Held twice: 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm, FREE, no registration required. Monasteries are often the site of key moments in Orthodox and Russian history, yet monastic life often remains a mystery. Director of Interpretation Amy Consalvi will discuss three icons in the museum’s collection that explore the history and […]

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Drop-in Discussion: Reading Between the Lines

Drop-in Discussion: Reading Between the Lines Saturday, August 28, 12:00pm and 2:00pm, Free Everything painted into an icon has meaning and purpose, but how do you begin to read an icon? Registrar Laura Garrity-Arquitt will explore the different forms of symbolism used by iconographers to convey a complex story or message. Image: Saint Nicholas

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