Making Memories is an accessible arts program for adults living with early Alzheimer’s and other dementias and their care partners that provides a guided exploration of our permanent collections with specially trained museum staff and student guides. This free program offers opportunities to enjoy conversation, works of art, and new experiences at the Davis. Participation is free with advance registration. RSVPs required; in addition, private groups are encouraged to book a custom program.
Meet at 11 am in Davis Museum Lobby. For more information or to preregister, email Arthurina Fears, Curator of Education and Programs, at email@example.com.
The Davis is committed to making our museum and programs accessible to all audiences. We encourage you to contact us about the following guided tour options, available for free with two weeks advance notice. To book your customized tour, please contact Arthurina Fears, Curator of Education and Programs, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 781.283.3045.
- American Sign Language interpreted tours of the permanent collections and special exhibitions (subject to interpreter availability).
- Tactile tours or verbal description tours of the permanent collections.
Elizabeth Bein Keto ’48 Endowed Memorial Art Fund
Apr 10, 3–4 PM
Mar 12, 3:30–5 PM
Apr 11–Apr 18Bark and Metal Tour
Get outdoors with the Wellesley student-created Bark & Metal outdoor sculpture and ecology program. Join a Davis student guide for a tour of the Wellesley College campus environment.Event Date:Repeats every week until Wed Apr 22 2020.Saturday, April 11, 2020 (All day)Saturday, April 18, 2020 (All day)
Apr 11, 11 AM–12 PMStroller and Story Time Saturday
Families are invited to spend an art-filled morning at the Davis strolling the galleries with their little ones during a free guided tour and a special guest from the Wellesley Free Library for books and songs!Event Date:Saturday, April 11, 2020 -11:00am to 12:00pm
Feb 7–Jun 7Making, Not Taking: Portrait Photography in the 19th Century
This exhibition recreates the environment of a 19th-century portrait studio with selections from the Davis’s collection of daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, cartes de visite, cabinet cards, and tintypes.Event Date:Friday, February 7, 2020 (All day) to Sunday, June 7, 2020 (All day)
Feb 12, Mar 11, Apr 8, May 13Stroller Tours
Spend an art-filled morning at the Davis strolling the galleries during this free guided tour. Designed for art lovers and their little ones. Join us for a different theme on the second Wednesday of each month from 10:15-11 a.m.Event Date:Wednesday, February 12, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, March 11, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, April 8, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, May 13, 2020 (All day)