Themed Tours


Once a month the Appleton provides Themed Tours of the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions, led by special guests or docents. Themed Tours are generally scheduled at 2 p.m. on the last Thursday of each month.

For more information or to RSVP for a Themed Tour, click here.


2017 Themed Tours


October 26, 2 p.m.
A Close Look Into the Mysteries of the Amazon
(Docent: Dr. Scott Olsen)
Paintings are to be experienced, explored and revisited over time. What does it take to truly know what you are seeing when you look at a work of art? Enrich your viewing experiences and explore the practical skill of looking at art.

November 16, 2 p.m.
How to Look at a Painting...Really!
(Docent: Roberta English)
Paintings are to be experienced, explored and revisited over time. What does it take to truly know what you are seeing when you look at a work of art? Enrich your viewing experiences and explore the practical skill of looking at art.

December 28, 2 p.m.
Outdoor Sculpture at the Appleton
(Docent: Kate Weingart)
Walk the grounds with us and enjoy a tour of the outdoor sculptures.


BECOME A DOCENT


Docents fulfill an important volunteer position at the museum, leading groups of patrons on tours of the permanent collection and special exhibitions. For more information about becoming a docent at the Appleton Museum of Art, click here.

 

 

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