Attend a free organ recital, a holiday tradition not to be missed! Bryan Ashley, organist of The Mother Church, will perform on the Aeolian-Skinner organ, the musical centerpiece in The Mother Church Extension. It is one of the largest organs in the world with 13,295 pipes. After the performance, stay for a free Church Tour which includes information about the beautiful organs in both Church areas.
Family Day continues on campus while the Bakalar & Paine Galleries undergo a transformative renovation this year. Drop in for interactive activities and art-making inspired by the SENSES, designed and guided by MassArt students, faculty and the Gallery staff. Activities are best suited for ages 6 and up. A special Play Room is offered for visitors under 6. Free and open to all. Refreshments will be served. Enter through the Design and Media Center.
About: Join the Christian Science Plaza, The Mary Baker Eddy Library, and the Christian Science Sunday School, with the other institutions that form the Fenway Cultural District, as we open our doors to share the creative and exciting work of neighborhood artists, musicians, and cultural institutions. There will be chiming concert on the Plaza, an organ concert in The Mother Church, and a concert by the Harry Potter Soundtrack Orchestra, in the Mary Baker Eddy Library. We look […]
Free Fun Fridays offer visitors no-cost admission to many of the most treasured cultural venues in Massachusetts. This program was created to increase access and enrichment opportunities for children and families throughout Massachusetts during the summer months. Every Friday, from the end of June through the end of August, multiple sites are open for free. We reach out to schools, veterans groups, libraries, seniors centers, and many other community organizations to ensure that everyone knows that they are also welcome.
Everyone’s invited to the Gardner for Neighborhood Nights, a series of fun and free interactive evenings for you and your family. Enjoy music, performance, food trucks, cash bar, gallery games, and hands-on creative experimentation inside the Museum and out. PROGRAM FOR THE EVENING Evans Way Park // 5-9 pm Fun flows from the Museum into Evans Way Park for an interactive evening featuring Intervention: Ocean Blues by Laura Anderson Barbata with the Brooklyn Jumbies stilt dancers in oceanic, bioluminescent, sculptural wearables. Afro-Caribbean percussion by Tempo International Rhythm […]
Head to the Gardner on Free Fun Friday for art-making in the Studio, performances in Calderwood Hall and the Monk’s Garden, food trucks, and gallery games.