A special invitation to tour the Urs Fischer exhibition at The Brant Foundation Art Study Center. Space is limited so please reserve your spot today.
Saturday & Sunday, October 5-6, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. Bruce Museum 38th Annual Outdoor Arts Festival - More than 80 new and returning artists from across the country will showcase their work on the grounds of the Bruce Museum in Greenwich on Saturday and Sunday, October 5 – 6, 2019, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Celebrating its 38th edition this fall, the Bruce Museum Outdoor Arts Festival is recognized as one of the top 25 fine arts festivals nationally. Festival admission is free to Museum members and children under 5 years old; entry is $10 for non-members. Festival parking is in all municipal parking areas surrounding the Museum.
Sunday, October 6, 2019, 2:00 – 3:30 pm. Fred Elser First Sunday Science at the Seaside Center: Shellfish Research in Connecticut. Sue Baker and Roger Bowgen of the Greenwich Shellfish Commission will discuss the importance of the University of Connecticut and NOAA shellfish research projects to the long term health of Connecticut waters. Family activities all afternoon.
Sundays, September 1 & 8, 11:30 am – 12:15 pm. Learning to Look® Family Gallery Tours. Want to explore the museum with your entire family? Then our Learning to Look® Family Gallery Tour is for you! This tour takes children 5 and up, and their caregivers, through the museum’s exhibitions..
Tuesdays, October 8, 15, 22, 29 11:00 – 11:45 am and 1:00 – 1:45 pm Bruce Beginnings. Topics: Pumpkin Patch, Brush Work, Fish Friends, Scroll Painting, Silly Scarecrow. For children ages 2 ½ -5 and their caregivers.
Thursday, October 3, 17, 3:30 – 4:30 pm. Design Time. Ever wanted to build and design like the best artists and engineers? Children ages 2 and up, along with their caregivers, are welcome to drop in to play with Imagination Playground blocks.
Saturday & Sunday, October 12 – 13, 1:00 – 3:00 pm. Science Solvers: Pumpkin Anatomy. Stop in at the Bruce and learn about our science exhibitions with this drop-in, hands-on program. Every other weekend families will be able to get interactive with science topics, like this look inside a fall favorite. This activity is for children ages 4 and up as well as their caretakers.
Saturday & Sunday, October 19 – 20, 1:00 – 3:00 pm. Art Adventures: Print Making. Drop in for free, hands-on family fun. Every other weekend, families will be able to make art or complete exhibition related activities. This activity is for children ages 4 and up as well as their caretakers.
Sunday, October 27, 1:00 – 4:00 pm. Fall Family Day. Autumn Rains and Fall Colors: Exploring the Bruce. Join us for our Fall Family Day, Autumn Rains and Fall Colors: Exploring the Bruce! We’ll have a variety of crafts and activities for children, from watercolor painting to learning about minerals. Plus, the Greenwich Conservatory of Classical Ballet will be performing interpretive dances inspired by the contemporary Chinese brushwork exhibition on view in the Bantle Lecture Gallery.
Every Tuesday, 1:30 pm, and Friday, 12:30 pm. Exhibition Highlights Tour. Guided tours of the current exhibitions led by a Museum Docent.
Every Tuesday and Friday, 2:30 – 2:45 pm. Marine Tank Animal Feeding.