The New England Carousel Museum lecture series, held on the second Thursday of each month in 2019 will feature presentations, exhibition openings, artist talks and workshops. Join scholars and experts as they share their vast knowledge of the art and history of carousels, carvers, artists, and your favorite carousels. Museum After Hours will be held from 6:00-7:30 PM with a wine and cheese reception taking place 6:00-6:30 PM. Admission to this series is included with general admission, and as always museum members are free.
Thursday, March 14: Carousels Abroad
6:00 – 7:30 PM
Discover the Carousels of Europe and England and learn how to spot a European carving. We will also touch on how immigrant carvers were impacted by America’s social fabric, freedoms, and personalities leading to a revolution in the Carousel industry!