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Island Funeral

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Among the many paintings, prints and drawings the Museum received in this 50th anniversary year, one of the most significant is N. C. Wyeth’s magnificent Island Funeral, given by E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company. Area residents may have seen the painting in the Hotel du...

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The Calming Nature of Yoga at the Brandywine

Thursday, November 16, 2017

On November 9, a group of yoga enthusiasts met at the Brandywine River Museum of Art’s third floor gallery for a session of restorative yoga surrounded by contemplative images of the Brandywine River.The class laid out their mats and enjoyed an hour of calming, quiet yoga instruction...

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Falling in Love with Books

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Around this time each year at the Brandywine River Museum of Art, we take an opportunity to help local families “fall” in love with reading and spending time at the Museum through our Children’s Read-Aloud...

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Sensory-Friendly Programs Come to the Brandywine

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Most new education programs at Brandywine develop from ideas inspired by participant feedback from past events or conversations between staff and museum visitors. Others ideas develop simply by knowing, relating to, and understanding the interests and needs of those who are frequent visitors to...

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