Calendar

At this time, the museum is hosting both virtual and in-person programming. Click on the event titles to learn more.

Art for All: Art Making Programs

Saturday, October 8, 2022 • 10:00am - 4:30pm

Enjoy your visit to the museum, and explore your artistic side with an art project inspired by the museum's collections. Museum patrons may enjoy drop-in art-making on the second Saturday of each month. Activities are offered from October-May.

Art for All: Art Making Programs

Monday, October 10, 2022 • 10:00am - 4:30pm

Enjoy your visit to the museum, and explore your artistic side with an art project inspired by the museum's collections. Museum patrons may enjoy drop-in art-making on the second Saturday of each month. Activities are offered from October-May.

Museum Open October 10, 2022

Monday, October 10, 2022 • 10:00am - 5:00pm

The museum is open Monday, October 10 from 10AM-5PM. Regular admission rates apply. Drop-in art making (included with admission) from 10AM-4:30PM.

Adult Art Workshop | Makers with Mugs

Saturday, October 22, 2022 • 3:00pm - 4:30pm

As it gets cooler outside, join us at the Albany Institute for a cozy afternoon of low-stakes art making and tasty warm beverages. We will provide the art making supplies, light snacks, and a selection of tea and cocoa packets to choose from. $20.00

Norman Rice Memorial Lecture | The Social Life of Maps in Early America: Design, Technology, and Material Culture

Sunday, October 23, 2022 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm

University of Delaware professor, Martin Brückner, tells the story of American cartography during its formative decades following the Revolution. Exploring the social life of maps from production to consumption, this amply illustrated lecture examines the take-off phase of American map making, with particular emphasis on the ways in which economics, graphic design, and public education transformed maps into a formidable medium shaping everyday life in early America.

Happenin' Halloween

Sunday, October 30, 2022 • 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Celebrate Halloween at the museum with fun art projects and more!

Art Connects

Tuesday, November 1, 2022 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm

This program is designed for people affected with early to mid-stage Alzheimer's and other memory loss with their care-partners. We will use our collections to renew and build social connections in which all can participate and enjoy. It does not require a background in art, nor does it rely on memory.

Guided Gallery Tours with Paul Scott | 5:30 PM Tour

Saturday, November 5, 2022 • 5:30pm - 6:45pm

Join us for this special evening of after-hour gallery tours with Paul Scott.

Guided Gallery Tours with Paul Scott | 6:45 PM Tour

Saturday, November 5, 2022 • 6:45pm - 7:45pm

Join us for this special evening of after-hour gallery tours with Paul Scott.

Lecture | Paul Scott: New American Scenery

Sunday, November 6, 2022 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Artist Paul Scott presents insights on his artistic process at this special lecture.