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Memorial Day Open House Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
465 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA
May 29, 2017
Price: Free
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Free admission for all

Mark Memorial Day with art-making activities, gallery tours, music, and film. Performances throughout the day include an original presentation by high-school youth from Sociedad Latina’s Youth Music Ambassadors group, and a one-of-a-kind concert featuring local immigrant and refugee musicians from around the world sharing songs of freedom, family, and memory, presented in partnership with the Jewish Arts Collaborative. Catch a screening of the documentary film Orchestra of Exiles, the founding story of the Israeli Philharmonic.

Open house activities also include art making and gallery tours. Drop in on a range of hands-on art-making activities, tour the galleries with trained experts, and explore exhibitions: “Matisse in the Studio,” “Memory Unearthed: The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross,” and “Botticelli and the Search for the Divine.”

Concert: A Day of Remembrance 
3–4 pm | Remis Auditorium
Free performance ticket required.

Please join us for a free concert featuring local immigrant and refugee musicians from around the world sharing songs of freedom, family, and memory, in honor of “Memory Unearthed: The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross.” These stunning photographs reveal the struggles and celebrations of everyday life in a community under incomprehensible circumstances. Presented in partnership with The Jewish Arts Collaborative.

Memorial Day Open House