Urgent Museum Notice

Free Community Day

Detail view of a contemporary art installation made up of countless beige foot sculptures that extend from the walls onto the dark floor. The feet are in pairs in varied sizes and staggered as if moving. Marks on the sculptures indicate the folds of human skin and bone.
Visit us on Community Day for free admission to the museum.

Event Details

Event Date and Time

Sunday, Dec 20, 2020
12 to 5 pm

Tickets and Reservations

Free. Advance reservation of timed tickets is required. Tickets available starting November 15.

Event Location


Visit us on Community Day for FREE admission to the museum—take this opportunity to explore our current exhibitions, the collection, and events.

The Betty Boyd Dettre Library & Research Center will also be open for special 30-minute visits to see current exhibition Julie Chen: True to Life by appointment only.

What’s On View:

By Appointment Only:

  • Julie Chen: True to Life features sculptural artists’ books from renowned artist Julie Chen‘s 33-year career. If you would like to view this exhibition, please schedule an appointment by emailing lrc@nmwa.org after you have reserved your free timed tickets to visit NMWA. Space is limited to a maximum of five visitors at a time to abide with social distancing guidelines.

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