Join us in the Art Study Center for a glimpse into the history of the Harvard Art Museums, with a special focus on the rich history of the Archaeological Exploration of Sardis, founded in 1958.
Presented by: Harvard Art Museums
Admission: Free with museums admission. See website for museum admission. Children age 14 and older are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult.
Museum Hours: Open daily 10am–5pm
During open hours on Mondays in October, from 1 to 4pm, select historical photographs, correspondence, objects, and more from the holdings of the archives and Sardis will be on view for close examination, and staff will be on hand to share the stories behind the materials. (Please note that the museums will be closed Monday, October 9, in observance of Columbus Day.)
This event coincides with our regular Art Study Center Open Hours; visitors may also request to see works of art not currently on view in the galleries.
The Art Study Center is located on Level 4. No appointment is necessary during open hours. Please be prepared to present a photo ID.
Lockers are available on the Lower Level, Level 1, and Level 4 to check bags, coats, umbrellas, and any food or drink.