Please join us Sunday, November 17, 2019 for an exclusive tour of the Detroit Institute Arts, one of the top 10 museums in the country with more than 65,000 artworks and 100 galleries. The DIA can be overwhelming which is why our guide, veteran art historian Wendy Evans, will lead us through this world-class museum’s highlights.
Wendy, who holds advanced degrees from Oxford University and Wayne State University, has taught art history at WSU and Center for Creative Studies in Detroit and is a long-time a DIA volunteer with a passion for the museum.
Our group is limited to 15 people so this tour, which will last about an hour or a little over, will fill up quickly Cost is $15 per person so don’t delay registering if you want to attend.
Our Guided Tour begins at 2 p.m. in Prentis Court but feel free to arrive early if you’d to grab a bite on your own at Cafe DIA or Kresge Court.
Here are the details:
DATE: Sunday, November 17, 2019
TIME: Tour starts at 2 p.m. but Wendy will be waiting in Prentis Court by 1:45 p.m. to greet early arrivals. The tour will be about one hour or more including time for questions.
WHERE: 5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202 (please use the John R entrance located behind the DIA)
LIMIT: 15 people
PARKING: Individual vehicles - Parking is available for $7 per vehicle on John R St. across the street from the group entrance.
MORE DETAILS: If you are running behind please contact the John R entrance at (313) 833-7916. Backpacks are prohibited within the museum.
For more info on the DIA, please visit: www.dia.org.
For more info on Wendy Evans, please visit www.art-talks.org.