The Education Center houses the extensive Art Library and provides classroom space for adult and childrens programming that enriches and enlivens interest in art. The Education Center is also home to our state-of-the-art Conservation Lab where the treasures of the Museum, Ca' d’Zan, Circus Museum and Historic Asolo Theater are preserved and protected.
The Ringling and all of it's venues are closed today. Happy Holidays!
The Ringling and all its venues will close on Thursday, December 31 at 5:00 PM and will remain closed on New Years Day, January 1, 2016. We will re-open on Saturday, January 2. Happy New Year!
Mrs. Ringling’s informal Secret Garden was her refuge from her responsibilities as a society hostess. The Ringling has recently redesigned and replanted the garden in keeping with its original spirit. However, it is now filled with educational opportunities for the home gardener.
Textile expert John Kreifeldt will share his collection and speak about decorative woven textiles of tribal people in the remote areas of Indonesia, the Iban and Kantu' people of Borneo. Less formal than a lecture, Conversations are programs where staff and guests can share research projects or special interests.
Scholars consider the scroll one of the earliest forms of the book.Join us for this program that will explore the development and use of the scroll presented by Daphne Lange Rosenzweig, Ph.D. Less formal than a lecture, Conversations are programs where staff and guests can share research projects or special interests.
All of us are looking for ways to introduce fewer chemicals into our environment. One of the leaders in this field, Dr. A.D. Ali, has been advising The Ringling in this process and will share his insights on pest control management for homeowners.