Join The Ringling Art Library’s book club, the Literati. Discuss famous authors & art history! The program is FREE and registration is not required.
This event is sold-out. Using paintings from the Museum’s collection, this talk presented by Ringling staff will explore one of the most popular subjects in the history of art, the narrative of the birth of Christ.
ROAR! is a storytime program, designed to engage toddlers and preschoolers in activities that connect art with early literacy. This program is free and no registration is required.
Join a Museum educator for a one-hour tour designed for parents or caregivers visiting the museum with an infant. This tour allows for adult discussion within a group that does not mind if a chatty or crying baby joins the conversation. Strollers or front baby carriers only, please.
The Ghent Altarpiece (1432) by Jan and Hubert van Eyck is one of the most iconic works of Western art as it embodies the birth of new skills and vision. The artwork in itself is often claimed to be the most stolen painting in history.
Join us on Thursday nights to receive discounted admission to the museum as well as special activities for families.
Have you made yours? How’s that going? Illustrated with works in the collection, let’s take a look at some of the most popular promises that people make for the new year.
What makes a clown, how did the clown get into the circus, and how does one become a clown? What role did Clown College play in producing American circus clowns and since the closing of Ringling Bros., what is the future of the circus clown?
What happens when the Museum needs more “closet space?.” Join Ringling staff from Conservation, Curatorial, Registration, and Development to learn how we were able to fund and install new storage and then rehouse 160 paintings.
Mable Ringling was a snowbird and probably had a lot of frustrating gardening experiences while adapting to this sub-tropical climate. If you’re new to paradise, or just need gardening support, The Ringling landscape staff is here to save you from some of that frustration with helpful tips.