Sunday, November 11, 2018
10:00am - 5:00pm
George Wharton Edwards oil on canvas 1918 painting, “Miss Liberty,” is on view as part of the Greenwich Veterans Day . The painting belongs to American Legion Post 29 in Glenville and is temporarily on loan to the museum and can be seen in the museum’s lobby area. Photo: Greenwich resident Dean Gamanos, a Navy veteran, by Bob Luckey Jr. / Hearst Connecticut Media
Free admission to all US military veterans today, the 100-year anniversary of the end of World War I. Enjoy our current exhibitions, including ReTooled: Highlights from the Hechinger Collection and the recently opened Downsized: Small-Scale Sculpture by Contemporary Artists. Closing day for our Wild Bees exhibition. Thank you, US veterans, for your service.
The Bruce Museum also welcomes the nation’s active duty military personnel and their families all year, as part of its participation in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the @NEAarts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America.
1:00pm - 3:00pm
A drop-in program designed for children aged 4 and up and their families. Participants will explore simple science concepts and subjects while partaking in fun, kid-friendly experiments, projects and crafts inspired by the Museum’s collections and exhibitions. This program is free with general admission and no advance registration is required.