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Sunday, November 7, 10am – 5pm

#SeeingtheBarnes

Water Jar (detail), Zia Pueblo, c. 1900–1910. A367

Free; registration required

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About the Event

It’s the first Sunday of the month, which means free admission at the Barnes! Discover the meaning of wings in art and let your imagination take flight. Find birds (and fantastical winged creatures!) in our galleries and learn more with our fun family activities. Plus, see our special exhibition Suzanne Valadon: Model, Painter, Rebel in the Roberts Gallery.

Registration opens Thursday, November 4, at 10am.

The health and safety of our staff, visitors, and community is our priority. Please note that our visitor guidelines have changed, in keeping with current guidance from the City of Philadelphia.

What’s On

10am – 4pm

Art Activities

Join us for artful activities and games that feature wings and flight! Perfect for the whole family—ages 2 and up.

Pennsylvania German. House and Bird on a Tree (detail), 19th century. BF1162. Public Domain.

10:30 – 11am; 11:15 – 11:45am

Storytime

Baby Wordplay brings stories and fun, perfect for families and little ones ages 2 and up. This month’s tales find us soaring through the skies!

1 – 4pm

Performance

November is Native American Heritage Month! Catch exciting performances by Native Nations Dance Theater throughout the day.