10:00 am Pop-Up Play Day
Pop-Up Play Day
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The big, blue blocks of Imagination Playground™ and the colorful Bilderhoos architectural building components encourage children of all ages to build, rebuild, collaborate, and play. Included with regular Museum admission.
12:30 pm Chow Time
Jun 29 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium! Included with regular Museum admission.
1:00 pm da Vinci Docent Hours
da Vinci Docent Hours
Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Learn more about Leonardo and his innovative designs from our knowledgeable exhibition docents and enjoy hands-on demonstrations of many of his machines, including mechanisms that are usually do not touch! Included with regular Museum admission.
2:00 pm Designing with da Vinci
Designing with da Vinci
Jun 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats. Included with regular Museum admission.
3:00 pm OLLI Distinguished Speaker Series: Jeremy Yudkin
OLLI Distinguished Speaker Series: Jeremy Yudkin
Jun 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) presents a series of talks with Berkshire-based cultural leaders and influencers. Jeremy Yudkin, Ph.D. : Papa Haydn. Without Him — No Classical Music Jeremy Yudkin is Professor of Music and co-Director of the Center for Beethoven Research at Boston University, and his interests are wide and varied, including everything[...]
5:00 pm Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion After Hours
Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion After Hours
Jun 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Leonardo’s imaginative inventions at a reduced ticket price during extended evening hours every Saturday night. Use cranks, levers, and pulleys to test da Vinci’s mechanisms after family dinner, bring your date to see a wooden battle tank, or spend some time marveling at flying machines before catching a Little Cinema screening. $5, Museum members[...]
7:00 pm Ophelia
Jun 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ophelia comes of age as lady-in-waiting for Queen Gertrude, and her singular spirit captures Hamlet’s affections in this adaptation of Shakespeare’s Hamlet starring Daisy Ridley, Naomi Watts, and Clive Owen. As lust and betrayal threaten the kingdom, Ophelia finds herself trapped between true love and controlling her own destiny. Drama, PG-13, 1 hr. 54 min., 2019