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Grace Little – Concert in the Park

Posted on Jul 25, 2017 in Events, Featured, Upcoming Events

Grace Little – Concert in the Park

Grace Little & GLB
In Concert
Cadwalader Park
Sunday, August 27, 2017
4-6 pm
All Welcome, No entry fee.

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Bosted on Olmsted

Posted on Jul 18, 2017 in Education, Events, Featured, Upcoming Events

Bosted on Olmsted

Sunday August 13, 2017 1:30 PM This special lecture by David Wm. Bosted is in conjunction with the exhibit Cadwalader Park: An Olmsted Vision   Admission is $10, free to Trenton Museum Society members     Olmsted believed that the public realm should be a respite; a place to retreat from the stress of urban life, and that public open space should be accessible to all people. By the time FLO began to design Cadwalader Park in 1890, he had been planning parks in this country’s leading cities for over 30 years. Cadwalader Park in Trenton is Olmsted’s last great urban park...

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Touring Olmsted Spaces

Posted on Jul 18, 2017 in Education, Events, Featured, Upcoming Events

Touring Olmsted Spaces

Guided tours of Cadwalader Park and Lawrenceville School Grounds – both spaces designed by Frederick Law Olmsted.
Saturdays, July 22, 29 & August 5.

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Cadwalader Park – An Olmsted Vision

Posted on Jun 2, 2017 in Current Exhibits, Exhibits, Featured

Cadwalader Park – An Olmsted Vision

Cadwalader Park: An Olmsted Vison
Exhibits on display July 8 – September 17, 2017
First floor exhibits – Art and History of Cadwalader Park
Second floor exhibits – Cadwalader Park cultural history and memorabilia

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Duchamp’s “Fountain” Made in Trenton

Posted on Feb 10, 2017 in Current Exhibits, Exhibits, Featured

Duchamp’s “Fountain” Made in Trenton

Duchamp Fountain, Philadelphia Museum of Art Centennial of the Readymade:   Marcel Duchamp & the 1917 “Fountain”   Made in Trenton On display April 9, 2017 – Marcel Duchamp rejected retinal art – art intended only to please the eye- in favor of  art intended to serve the mind.  He created the “Fountain” a urinal displayed on its side, so removing it from its useful function, and signed it R. Mutt – a play on the name of the J.L Mott showroom in New York where he found the piece.  The Trenton manufacturer, J.L. Mott Iron Works, manufactured iron...

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archy & mehitabel

Posted on Nov 29, 2016 in Current Exhibits, Exhibits, Featured

archy & mehitabel

archy and mehitabel!
Exhibit held over!
archy the cockroach and mehitable the cat turned 100 in 2016

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