Tour + Talk Story

Explore the galleries and discuss what you’ve learned.
Our docents lead discussions in the galleries that will inspire you to consider art, cultures and eras in new ways.

Tour + Talk Story is held Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday afternoons, with location varying according to exhibition.

Honolulu Museum of Art: 2:30-4pm | post-tour meeting in Palm Courtyard
Honolulu Museum of Art School: 2:30-4pm
Spalding House: 1:30-3pm | post-tour meeting in Spalding House Café

The tour is free with museum admission, and free for members.

Tour + Talk Story Schedule 2016


Date:                                           

Tour • Docent:

May 3, 5 + 8                            

Hawai‘i in Design • Karlyn + Bill Pearl 

May 10 + 12

Plastic Fantastic? • Deb Nehmad (Spalding House)

May 17, 19 + 22

Art in a Time of Chaos: Treasures from Six Dynasties China, 3rd-6th Centuries • Cathy Levinson

May 24, 26 + 29

No Sweat • Charlene Hughes

May 31, June 2 + 5

Hiroshige's City: From Edo to Tokyo • Nancy Whitman

June 7, 9 + 12 

Father figures across time and cultures • Andrea Snyder + Margery Ziffrin

June 14 + 16

Let's sketch! • TBA

June 21, 23 + 26  

Exploring the language of art • TBA

June 28, 30 + July 3  

America the Beautiful in landscape paintings • TBA

July 5, 7 + 10  

The grand tour • Margaret Mann

July 12 + 14

Never let them see you sweat! • Lynne Armstrong

July 19, 21 + 24

Hubert Vos: Class, Culture, and Curios • Bill + Karlyn Pearl

July 26, 28 + 31

Families in art • Ruth Wilson 

August 2, 4 + 7

Up Against It: The works of Robert Arneson • Margeret Mann

August 9, 11 + 14  

Native American art • Susan Palmore 

August 16 + 18  

Art in the Time of Chaos • Mary Rhine

August 23, 25 + 28    

RHOHMA a.k.a The Real Housewives of the Honolulu Museum of Art • Dineene O’Connor 

Aug 30, Sept 1 + 4                                                         

I hate modern art • Margaret Mann + Allyn Bromley