Gazing Through Time: Portraits at King Manor

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November 11, 2012

3pm.

King Manor Museum

Jamaica

Adult, Teen

Free

Event description: This portrait collection spans 200 years and through its subjects and artists, embraces both academic and folk art painting in likenesses of King family members, notables of the day and unidentified people. Artist Hannah Barrett will introduce the characters portrayed in these paintings, along with the histories and mysteries of each. Ms. Barrett will also demonstrate the process of creating a portrait.

Address: 150-03 Jamaica Ave
Jamaica, NY 11432
Phone: 718 206 0545 x13
Website: kingmanor.org

About King Manor Museum

Standard hours: Weekdays: 12-2; Weekends: 1-5
Wheelchair accessible: Partially
Stroller parking: Yes
Stroller check: No
Bring food: No
Buy food: No
Where is food allowed: Food not allowed at all
Changing tables in the women's room(s): No
Changing tables in the men's room(s): No
Family bathroom: Yes

Founded in 1900, King Manor Association of L.I., Inc. operates King Manor as a historic house museum to preserve and interpret the home and legacy of Rufus King.  Our goal is to make history relevant and immediate, and to foster an awareness of the roots of the present and a deeper appreciation of history as an on-going process. Come enjoy a tour of our period rooms, listen to a concert, attend a lecture, or bring the family for free crafts, and much more!
Parking: Street Parking
Nearest public transportation stop: Jamaica Center: E, J,Z; Parsons: F
Play area: Outdoor
Party room: No

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