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Arts & Leisure VIP Tour: Adventures in Collecting

September 14, 2018, 5:45 pm

Adventures in Collecting, Part 2
The Art Education of Alfred Pope

Join Curator Melanie Bourbeau for an in-depth look at art books in Hill-Stead’s collection to gain insight into topics and subjects that captivated Alfred Pope and shed light on how he educated himself as a collector. This is a rare opportunity to examine books that are not shown or discussed during general tours.

  • Space is limited to 10 people per evening.
  • Offered on five dates in 2018. Identical content will be repeated during each of the five programs.  This is not a series.


5:45 pm        Gather for wine and cheese on the Carriage Porch
6 pm             Program in Hill-Stead’s First Library


This VIP tour is offered to:
  • Museum members at the Arts & Leisure – Bronze, Silver or Gold level and above;
  • A&L Silver members are invited to bring up to two guests; A&L – Gold members and above may bring up to four guests. Admission for guests is complimentary.  Please include your guests in your ticket total.

For additional dates for this Arts & Leisure VIP Tour, see our Calendar.


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