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September 20, 2017
Justin Elwood, Protection Specialist (and blogger) at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Different Hats: the Duties of a Protection Specialist

Justin Elwood has been on the Protection Services team at Crystal Bridges for a couple […]
July 6, 2017

Dog Days at Crystal Bridges

The “dog days” of summer refer to the time period in late July when Sirius, the […]
September 23, 2016

Reasons You Should Become a Museum Gallery Guide

Crystal Bridges is currently recruiting folks to join the next class of Gallery Guides.  Gallery […]
October 28, 2015

A Conversation with a Bachman-Wilson House Guide

Museum Member preview tours of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Bachman-Wilson House are currently underway. The preview […]
September 16, 2015

Two Million and Counting

This week Crystal Bridges celebrates welcoming our 2 millionth visitor. Before the Museum opened, estimates […]
September 9, 2015

A Jamie Wyeth-Themed Journey

The front-line staff at Crystal Bridges, such as Guest Services and Protection Services associates, are […]
June 25, 2015

A Bicoastal Bridal Party Private Tour of Crystal Bridges Museum

“Wow! This was so amazing and we could not have asked for a better day […]
June 19, 2015

Bachman-Wilson House: Imagine, if You Will…

How do you practice guiding tours through a building that isn’t built yet? It’s a […]
April 24, 2015

More Tales from the Call Center

Jan Hagan, the Museum’s Call Center Team Leader, talks to a lot of people during […]
March 16, 2015

Audio Tour = Access: Knowledge and Voice

Of all the purposes a museum serves, which is the most important? This a hard […]
December 29, 2014

The Year in Recycling at Crystal Bridges

Since the beginning, Crystal Bridges was designed to be as green an institution as we […]
December 18, 2014

Still More Insider Tips from the Call Center for Crystal Bridges Museum First Timers!

We wrap up our countdown of the top ten insider tips from the Call Center […]