W.D. Rev. Mr. Cooper. "Americans Throwing the Cargoes of the Tea Ships into the River, at Boston" (detail) 1789. Engraving from The History of North America. Rare Book and Special Collections Division, Library of Congress
Creating the United States Member Preview Day
Drop in anytime, Wednesday, October 10, 12:00–5:00 p.m.
- FREE and open to Skirball Members only
Reservations required for guided tours and free lecture
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Members, be among the first to experience Creating the United States and several companion exhibitions. Plus, for this Member Preview Day, bring your friends—on us!*
Explore at your own pace—No reservations are required for self-guided viewing of the exhibitions. Stop by anytime during the day and learn why democracy matters!
Hear expert insights—Attend gallery orientations led by Skirball staff.
- 1:00 p.m.—Creating the United States,
led by Robert Kirschner, Museum Director
Click here to reserve the 1:00 p.m. tour.
- 2:00 p.m.—Decades of Dissent:
Democracy in Action 1960–1980,
led by Erin M. Curtis, Curatorial Assistant
Click here to reserve the 2:00 p.m. tour.
- 3:00 p.m.—Creating the United States,
led by Erin Clancey, Curator
Click here to reserve the 3:00 p.m. tour.
Reservations for the gallery orientations are required. Click on the appropriate reservation links above or call (877) 722-4849. Orientations limited to four people per membership.
*FRIENDS MUST BE ACCOM PANIED BY A CURRENT MEMBER. LIMIT TWO GUESTS PER MEMBERSHIP. TOURS ARE LIMITED TO FOUR PEOPLE PER MEMBERSHIP.
Creating the United States
On view now through February 17, 2013