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Saturday, August 18
Public Tour
Highlights of the Collection
10:30-11:30 am
Come see the heart and soul of Joslyn Art Museum. Docent will introduce visitors to the world-renowned works in the Museum's Permanent Collection Galleries. Each and every tour is a little different; don't miss a chance to learn about a treasure you may have overlooked.

Tours meet in Atrium
 
Public Tour
Treasures of British Art 1400–2000: The Berger Collection
1-2 pm
Enjoy a tour of this unique exhibit! Discover fifty masterworks from the most significant private collection of British art in the United States, housed at the Denver Art Museum. Click here for more exhibition details. This is a ticketed exhibit: General public adults: $10 (Thursday evening pricing, 4-8 pm: $5 for general public adults); $5 for college students with a valid ID (tickets for those with a UNMC student ID are free); Youth ages 17 and younger: Free; Joslyn Members: Free

Tours meet in Atrium
 
Sunday, August 19
Garden Yoga
10:30A-11:30A
Join us for Garden Yoga in Joslyn's Sculpture Garden! Instructors from YOGA NOW (formerly Omaha Yoga & Bodywork Center) will guide us through gentle, hour-long sessions to help strengthen our bodies and center our minds. $5 suggested donation.

All donations received through Garden Yoga help keep Joslyn's public programming free!

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Public Tour
Religion in Art
1-2 pm
The tour provides an interfaith look at how artists have presented different religious traditions and spiritual beliefs over time. From the ancient world to the present, Joslyn’s rich collection provides examples from ancient Greek mythology, American Indian spiritual traditions, the Islamic world, as well countless interpretations of major Biblical figures, including David and Goliath, the Virgin Mary and many saints. Tours meet in Atrium
 
Tuesday, August 21
Wednesday, August 22
Public Tour
Nineteenth-Century French Art
1-2 pm
The Museum is noted for the strength of its Nineteenth-Century European Collection, which includes exceptional examples of Academic paintings by William Adolphe Bouguereau, Jean-Léon Gérôme, and Ernest Meissonier, as well as Impressionist masterworks by Camille Pissarro, Auguste Renoir, and Claude Monet.

Tours meet in Atrium
 
Thursday, August 23
Public Tour
Building Architecture & History
6:30-7:30 pm
Enjoy a Docent Tour of Joslyn's extraordinary Art Deco. Joslyn Memorial  opened its doors in 1931; it was hailed not only as an important addition to the city of Omaha, but to American modern architecture as well. In 1938 it was listed among the 100 finest buildings in America.

Tours meet in Atrium