Crystal Bridges is open Wed. through Mon. with free, timed tickets required.

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Crystal Bridges is open Wed. through Mon. with free, timed tickets required.

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Welcome to the Crystal Bridges blog. Want to know what to expect for upcoming programs? Want to know more about exhibitions and artworks? Want to know what's happening at the museum? You can find all of it and more here.

June 3, 2015


Mark Your Calendars! Crystal Bridges’ Library Book Sale Member Pre-Sale:  Thursday, June 11, noon to 6 […]
May 19, 2015

Museum Lookalikes Part I

Lately, we’ve been having some fun identifying museum lookalikes:  these are people on our staff […]
April 17, 2015

Cleaning the Fish

Fish Stories is a temporary exhibition featuring 20 color prints from Game Fishes of the United […]
April 3, 2015

Haggadahs for Passover from the Museum Library

Saturday, April 4, begins the celebration of Passover.  We encourage your to visit the Museum […]
March 26, 2015

Meet the Archivist

I am thrilled to introduce our community to the Museum’s new archivist, Valerie Sallis.  Valerie […]
March 19, 2015

Josef Albers

March 19 is the birthday of Josef Albers. Albers is best known for his Homage […]
March 16, 2015

Audio Tour = Access: Knowledge and Voice

Of all the purposes a museum serves, which is the most important? This a hard […]
February 4, 2015

LOVE in the Library: Beyond the Stacks

Don’t let the title get you too excited, although I’m sure there are some good […]
January 8, 2015

A Word From Our Librarian: Get a head start on your research papers!

I’ve posted on our Museum library resources and how to research before but I thought […]
December 9, 2014

Giving Back: A View from the Museum Library

At last count, Crystal Bridges had an active volunteer corps of 681 dedicated, hard-working, and […]
November 24, 2014

State of the Art Catalogs: Library Art and Architecture

State of the Art is an exhibition that reaches a wide group of individuals from […]
November 4, 2014

Insider Tips from the Call Center for Crystal Bridges First-Timers!

You’ve heard all the national buzz about Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and now […]