Go beyond the galleries with the Figge Art Museum!

Beyond the Galleries Tour will take place this Friday Aug 7 from 6 – 7:30 p.m. at the Figge Art Museum (225 W 2nd Street Davenport).

Andrew Wallace, Director of Collections and Exhibitions, will lead a behind the scenes tour of the Curatorial storage area and other private areas of the Figge Art Museum not seen by the public. Appetizers and refreshments will be provided by Zeke’s Island Café.

Tickets are just $35, and available for the in-person tour which includes appetizers, refreshments, and a special gift.  Tickets can be purchased online at https://figgeartmuseum.org/programs-and-events/calendar/event/beyond-the-galleries-in-person/290.

As part of this event, community members have the opportunity to bid on a cheery and bright sunflower illustration by famed botanical painter, George Olson. Visit https://figgeartmuseum.betterworld.org/auctions/15th-anniversary-auction/items/george-olson-watercolor for more information.

 


For more fun things to do in the Quad Cities this week, check out the latest issue of FUN10QC.

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