Middlebury College Museum of Art

Friday, April 26

Friends Overnight Trip to the Hudson Valley

Bus Trip
Time: 7:00am
Location: Mahaney Art Center, Parking Lot

Friends of the Art Museum


The Friends are taking an overnight trip to The Hudson River Valley! The trip will include guided visits to Olana, the Hudson River painter Frederic Church’s remarkable home, landscape, and collections; Matisse and Chagall stained glass windows at the Union Church of Pocantico Hills; the Rockefeller house, gardens, and Nelson Rockefeller collection of 20th-century art at Kykuit; America’s grandest Gothic Revival mansion and its mid-nineteenth-century collections of art and furniture at Lyndhurst; and the important museum of contemporary art at DIA Beacon. Friday dinner and lodgings will be at the commodious Tarrytown House Estate in Tarrytown.

Glenn Andres, Professor Emeritus of History of Art and Architecture, will accompany the tour with commentaries. He will offer an informational preview of the trip at 7:30pm on Thursday March 7 in the Mahaney Arts Center.