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Only Days left to see Fabergé: The Rise and Fall at Detroit Institute of Arts - Exhibition ends Monday, January 21; check museum website for ticket availability
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
WHAT: Final week of the exhibition Faberge: The Rise and Fall, The Collection of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Monday, Jan. 21 last day and tickets are selling quickly.
IT IS STRONGLY REMCOMMENDED TO CHECK THE DIA WEBSITE, WWW.DIA.ORG, FOR TICKET AVAILABILITY BEFORE COMING TO THE MUSEUM, AS MANY TIME SLOTS, ESPECIALLY ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, ARE SOLD OUT.
WHERE: Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue
WHEN: Tuesday–Thursday, Jan. 15–17, 9 a.m. –4 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 18. 9 a.m. –10 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 19, 10 a.m. –8 p.m. – special hours
Sunday, Jan. 20, 10 a.m. –7 p.m. – special hours
Monday, Jan. 21, 9 a.m. –4 p.m. – open for Martin Luther King Day
TICKETS: $15 for adults, $8 for ages 6-17, free for DIA members. Available at the DIA Box Office, 313-833-4005 and www.dia.org. A $3.50 handling charge applies to nonmember tickets not purchased at the DIA. Tickets are timed and advance purchase is strongly recommended. Final entry is one hour prior to closing.
PARKING: In addition to valet parking and the Cultural Center lot in back of the museum, weekend parking is available at the Rackham structure on Warren Avenue just east of Woodward.
OTHER: The exhibition is organized by the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, in collaboration with the Detroit Institute of Arts. Educational programming is provided by the GM Foundation.
Hours and Admission
Museum hours are 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Tuesdays–Thursdays, 9 a.m.–10 p.m. Fridays, and 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors, $4 for ages 6-17, and free for DIA members and residents of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties. For membership information call 313-833-7971.
The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA), one of the premier art museums in the United States, is home to more than 60,000 works that comprise a multicultural survey of human creativity from ancient times through the 21st century. From the first Van Gogh painting to enter a U.S. museum (Self-Portrait, 1887), to Diego Rivera's world-renowned Detroit Industry murals (1932–33), the DIA's collection is known for its quality, range, and depth. The DIA’s mission is to create opportunities for all visitors to find personal meaning in art.
Programs are made possible with support from the City of Detroit and residents of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties.
Contact: Pamela Marcil 313-833-7899 firstname.lastname@example.org www.dia.org