Once a month the Appleton provides special, docent-led Themed Tours of the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions. Themed Tours are generally scheduled at 2 p.m. on the last Thurdsay of each month.
For more information or to RSVP for a Themed Tour, click here.
2016 Themed Tours
September 29, 2 p.m.
When Small is Huge
Focus on small details that play a huge compositional role in paintings from the permanent collection.
October 27, 2 p.m.
How to Look at a Painting
What does it take to truly know what you’re seeing when you look at a work of art? Enrich your viewing experiences and explore the practical skill of looking at art.
November 17, 2 p.m.
Appleton Animals, Real and Legendary
Join us for this tour exploring the many animals found throughout the museum’s permanent collection.
December 29, 2 p.m.
In Good Company
Join us for a tour of the artists in the permanent collection that are also in world renowned museums like the Louvre, The Getty and the National Gallery of Art.
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.