The Mennello Museum of American Art
 

 

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900 East Princeton Street
Orlando, FL 32803
Phone 407.246.4278

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ADMISSION

Adults
Seniors (60+)
Students (with valid ID)
Children ages 6 through 18 Children under age 6
Active Military free with ID



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Members are always admitted free!

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HOURS

Closed Mondays

Tuesday-Saturday
10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday
Noon to 4:30 p.m.

Closed major holidays

 



 

 
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Note: All dates are subject to change.

July 2015

Saturday and Sunday, July 4th and 5th
Museums on Us Weekend

Free admission is extended to holders of Bank of America/Merrill Lynch bank cards. Please present a valid card and I.D. for each guest.

Wednesday, July 8th
Collector's Talk with CJ Williams

12:30-1:30 p.m., included with admission.
This informal gallery walk and talk was organized for our docents, but we have opened it up to the public. Join Williams to hear more about the folk art pieces he loaned from his collection for  Standing in the Spirit: Selections of Folk Art by Southern Women. 12:30-1:30 p.m., included with admission (docents free.)

Sunday, July 12th
Free Family Day on the Second Sunday

The make-and-take craft station is open from noon-2:30 p.m., and the activity will be based on the work of artist Sybil Gibson who painted on craft paper bags. Docents will be available for mini-tours of the exhibits. After the activity is over at 2:30 p.m., it is open house in the galleries until closing at 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, July 28th: Gallery Talk with Jeanine Taylor 
6 p.m., $5, free to MMAA members
The owner of Jeanine Taylor Folk Art Gallery in Sanford was co-curator of Standing in the Spirit: Selections of Folk Art by Southern Women, and she shares her wealth of knowledge and passion about the folk artists represented in the exhibition.

August 2015

Saturday and Sunday, August 1st and 2nd
Museums on Us Weekend

Free admission is extended to holders of Bank of America/Merrill Lynch bank cards. Please present a valid card and I.D. for each guest.

Sunday, August 9th
Free Family Day on the Second Sunday

The make-and-take craft table is open from noon-2:30 p.m., and docents are available to give mini-tours of the museum. Then it's open house in the galleries until 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, August 18th
Collector's Talk with CJ Williams

6-7:30 p.m., $5, free to MMAA members
Join Williams to hear more about the folk art pieces he loaned from his collection for  Standing in the Spirit: Selections of Folk Art by Southern Women.

September 2015

Saturday and Sunday, September 5th and 6th
Museums on Us Weekend

Free admission is extended to holders of Bank of America/Merrill Lynch bank cards. Please present a valid card and I.D. for each guest.

Tuesday, September 8th: Gallery Talk with Jeanine Taylor 
6 p.m., $5, free to MMAA members
The owner of Jeanine Taylor Folk Art Gallery in Sanford was co-curator of Standing in the Spirit: Selections of Folk Art by Southern Women, and she shares her wealth of knowledge and passion about the folk artists represented in the exhibition.

Sunday, September 13th
Free Family Day on the Second Sunday

The make-and-take craft table is open from noon-2:30 p.m., and docents are available to give mini-tours of the museum. Then it's open house in the galleries until 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 26th
Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day Live!

Beginning August 1, please visit the Museum Day Live! website to download a ticket for you plus a guest to visit the Mennello Museum at no charge on this one-day annual promotion. When searching, look for "The Mennello Museum of American Art" or by zip code "32803." This will be the final weekend for the "Standing in the Spirit: A Selection of Folk Art by Southern Women" and "Baskets and Boxes: The Ceramic World of Sang Roberson."

October 2015

October 2nd
"The Art of Fashion" presented by The Friends of the Mennello Museum of American Art, featuring a Gucci Runway Fashion Preview & Gourmet Luncheon
11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday
The Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort
10100 Dream Tree Blvd.
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32836
Annual fashion show to benefit The Mennello Museum of American Art. Tickets $125, Table of 10 $1,250

Saturday and Sunday, October 3rd and 4th
Museums on Us Weekend

Free admission is extended to holders of Bank of America/Merrill Lynch bank cards. Please present a valid card and I.D. for each guest.

Sunday, October 11th
Free Family Day on the Second Sunday

The make-and-take craft table is open from noon-2:30 p.m., and docents are available to give mini-tours of the museum. Then it's open house in the galleries until 4:30 p.m.

Friday, October 16th
6 to 8 p.m.
$5, free to MMAA members
Opening Reception for "Mary Whyte: A Portrait of Us"

Join us in welcoming watercolor artist Mary Whyte, who will be in attendance on this special night. The popular artist also is a teacher and author whose figurative paintings have earned national recognition. A resident of Johns Island, South Carolina, Whyte garners much of her inspiration from the Gullah descendants of coastal Carolina slaves. Exhibition continues through January 3, 2016.

Saturday, October 17th
Mary Whyte: Gallery Tours
11 a.m. and 1 p.m. , included with admission, free to MMAA members
Visiting from South Carolina, watercolor artist, author and teacher Mary Whyte leads guests on tours through her new exhibition, "Mary Whyte: A Portrait of Us."

November 2015

Saturday and Sunday, November 7th and 8th
Museums on Us Weekend

Free admission is extended to holders of Bank of America/Merrill Lynch bank cards. Please present a valid card and I.D. for each guest.

Sunday, November 8th
Free Family Day on the Second Sunday

The make-and-take craft table is open from noon-2:30 p.m., and docents are available to give mini-tours of the museum. Then it's open house in the galleries until 4:30 p.m.

December 2015

Saturday and Sunday, December 5th and 6th
Museums on Us Weekend

Free admission is extended to holders of Bank of America/Merrill Lynch bank cards. Please present a valid card and I.D. for each guest.

Sunday, December 13th
Free Family Day on the Second Sunday

The make-and-take craft table is open from noon-2:30 p.m., and docents are available to give mini-tours of the museum. Then it's open house in the galleries until 4:30 p.m.


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