DOcent-led Tours At The Appleton
The Appleton provides docent-led themed tours of the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions at 2 p.m. throughout the year.
Upcoming Themed Tours
The Ancient Collection, May 28, 2 p.m.
Take a detailed tour of he ancient art and artifacts in the permanent collection which includes etruscan, Egyptian, Roman and Greek pieces.
Discovering the Appleton, June 25, 2 p.m.
This special tour of the permanent collection is for our young visitors, ages 6-12 years old, but children of all ages are welcome. An optional video will be shown at the conclusion of the tour.
Americans at the Appleton, July 30, 2 p.m.
Enjoy a tour of American artists and subject matter from the permanent collection, including the story of Arthur Appleton.
When Small is Huge, August 27, 2 p.m.
Focus on small details that play a huge compositional role in paintings from the permanent collection.
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.