Crystal Bridges is open to the public, with limited capacity timed tickets. Learn more.
Crystal Bridges is open to the public, with limited capacity timed tickets. Learn more.

MUSEUM BLOG

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.

April 14, 2020

Q&A with Grounds Director Clay Bakker: The Crystal Bridges “Garden”

Today is National Gardening Day! This national holiday is run by the Royal Horticultural Society […]
April 6, 2020

Your *Revised* Guide to the Spring Season, Courtesy of Crystal Bridges

We might be in quarantine, but that doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy art, architecture, and […]
July 22, 2019

36 Hours in Bentonville by Bike

Biking (or cycling) culture has become a booming business from Bella Vista to Fayetteville. In […]
May 1, 2019
Fiori Boat by Dale Chihuly

Chihuly Favorites Are Back–Permanently!

Update, 5/31/19: All five Chihuly artworks have been installed and are available for viewing.  Crystal […]
May 31, 2017

My Time on the Sod Squad: Prepping the Forest for Chihuly

Crystal Bridges has a professional team who manages our 120 acres of forested grounds. It’s […]
April 5, 2017

Cr(EAT)e Food Blog:  The Morel of the Story

  Editor’s Note:  Most readers are probably unaware of the long-standing rivalry between Crystal Bridges […]
April 1, 2017

The April Fool Strikes Again: Dinosaur Finds Halt Construction at Crystal Bridges          

Bentonville — As workers were making improvements to Crystal Bridges’ trails last week, an unexpected […]
October 6, 2016

Eeek! 8 Legged Creeps of Nature at Discover the Grounds

Lurking in the woods, deep in the Boston Mountains—and possibly in your own backyard—are some […]
July 12, 2016

Hawk Eyes on the Bachman-Wilson House

There’s a new resident of the Frank Lloyd Wright House at Crystal Bridges—one with wings; […]
July 7, 2016

Catch ‘em All at Crystal Bridges

Here’s something I just learned today:  Crystal Bridges’ galleries are apparently crawling with Pokemon.  So […]
June 7, 2016
Outdoor App

Outdoor App Gains Honors

Crystal Bridges’ outdoor app, CB Outdoors, received an Honorable Mention for Mobile Applications at the […]
May 11, 2016

The Four Seasons: Philip Haas interprets Giuseppe Arcimboldo

Philip Haas’s set of monumental outdoor sculptures, The Four Seasons, are on display on the […]