2nd Saturday: Casa San Ysidro
“Untangling the Thread of History: Mexican Sarapes from the Spanish Conquest to the 20th Century” Lecture by William Wroth, at 2 p.m.
As part of the Second Saturday program Casa San Ysidro: Gutiérrez/Minge House will open free of charge from 1:00-2:00 pm and following the lecture from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.so that visitors and lecture attendees may enjoy self-guided tours of Casa’s rooms.
Art in the Afternoon
Enjoy live music every Saturday. Free admission to the Museum between 2 and 5 p.m. Fantastic food and drink specials are offered!
Band: Rio (Bossa Nova & Brazilian Jazz)
Art Start: Roots and Ancestors
The Art Start program introduces preschoolers to the enjoyment of art through stories, songs and play. The Museum continually offers learning opportunities for students of all ages to enrich knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of its collections and the variety of cultures and ideas they represent.
Contact Theresa Sedillo at 505.243.7255 to make a reservation. Each child must be accompanied by an adult. Tours are limited to 8 children and their caregiver. Regular admission fees apply. Art Start is a one hour gallery experience; it does not include art projects.
Opera Seminar: Pearl Fishers
Enjoy a panel discussion by the artistic team that created Opera Southwest's production of Pearl Fishers. Cost of the seminar is $10 (free to Ruby Society and a 10% discount for Museum members); refreshment provided. Reservations required and can be made by going to operasouthwest.org.