Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Art Museum Participates in Nationwide Free Museum Day

Photo Courtesy of Adam Porter

The University of Wyoming Art Museum will open its doors for free on Saturday, Sept. 29, while participating in a nationwide event. Museum Day Live! is an annual event sponsored by Smithsonian magazine. Museums across the country and the state will open their doors for free for those who have tickets to the event.

Museum Day Live! tickets are free to the public. Those wishing to get tickets can go to Tickets will then be emailed to the participating email address. Tickets must then be printed for admission into the museum. Each ticket can admit up to two people into the museum.

A total of 11 museums across the state will participate in the event.

This free museum day comes at a time when the museum has a total of eight exhibitions open for display. Exhibitions scheduled at the museum on Saturday include Margaret Cogswell: Wyoming River Fugues, Harry Krug: Serigraphy, Nature in Bronze: Sculpture from the Art Museum Collection, The American Vision of Winslow Homer: The Harper’s Weekly Illustrations, Caribbean Color, Urban Lines and International Forms: Selected Works by Emilio Sanchez, Bold Strokes and Finesse: The Stage Designs of John Ezell, Interstitial: Between Earth and Sky, and American Regionalism: Selections from the Art Museum Collection.

The University of Wyoming Art Museum is open Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This event is a great way to spend a Saturday with the family, a friend or even just as a relaxing day by yourself.

Best of KOWB 1290

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Mighty 1290 Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Mighty 1290 Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.