Gallery Tours and Activities

You are here

Members Only Tour of Life on a String

Changing Exhibitions Gallery
June 1, 2013
Members Only Tour of Life on a String

Members at the Friend level or above, are invited to join executive director and exhibition co-curator, Karol Wight, for a Members Only tour of our newest exhibition, Life on a String: 35 Centuries of the Glass Bead. Tours begin at 10am, 11am, and 1pm.

Learn how glass beads have been used throughout time and across cultures as symbols of power,as fashion and ornament, and as traded goods. See, for the first time, important works from the Museum’s large historical glass bead collection, spanning 35 centuries.

Please RSVP for the 10am, 11am, or 1pm tour to or 607.438.5600 by May 29.