Monday, November 20, 2017

NOVEMBER EVENTS @ JHU MUSEUMS

Johns Hopkins University Museums

On View at Homewood

As Precious as Gold: A History of Tea Caddies from the Bramble Collection

WHEN: Through Dec. 31, 2017

This exhibition features 150 tea caddies that demonstrate the dazzling array of designs that were created for storing tea in the 18th and 19th centuries in response to the increasingly fashionable ritual of social tea drinking. Maryland's rich connections to tea history are also explored.  MORE »

Holiday Décor Donation Drop-off Days

WHEN: Mondays, Nov. 20 and 27 / 10am3pm

If you are changing up your holiday décor this year, please consider recycling your unwanted decorations by donating them to Evergreen. The museum is looking for items that harken back to the 1920s–50s for the historic rooms. MORE »

Giving Tuesday

WHEN: Tuesday, November 28

The JHU Museums are taking part in Giving Tuesday, a global day of philanthropy! Please take this opportunity to give back and support the many unique educational programs, exhibitions, and experiences that make Evergreen and Homewood such exceptional places. GIVE »

Members' Double Discount Days

WHEN: Saturday, Dec. 2–Sunday, Dec. 10

Just in time for your holiday shopping, receive a 20% discount on regularly priced items in the Homewood and Evergreen museum shops. Discover a unique assortment of jewelry, books, and home accessories for everyone on your list. MORE »


Homewood by Candlelight

WHEN: Monday, Dec. 4 / 5:30–7:30pm

Step into the holiday season of early 1800s Baltimore and experience Homewood by the flickering glow of candlelight. See the recently opened exhibition As Precious as Gold, delight in the sounds of live music amid Federal era-inspired seasonal decorations, and enjoy an eggnog reception. MORE »

An Ever Green Evening

WHEN: Thursday, December 7 / 6–8pm

Experience themed trees and the dazzling elegance of Evergreen's Yuletide decorations at this annual holiday party, featuring after-hours viewing of the period rooms, a curated silent auction of portraits by local artists, live music, festive refreshments, and a festooned period sleigh—perfect for photo ops! MORE »

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There is no better time to join the JHU Museums and receive special, insider benefits for one year. Enhance your experience of our collections, exhibitions, and programs, and enjoy memorable times at Evergreen Museum & Library and Homewood Museum, by becoming a member today. MORE »

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Homewood Museum
3400 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
410.516.5589 • homewoodmuseum@jhu.eduFacebook

Evergreen Museum & Library
4545 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210
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