As part of the national Smithsonian Museum Day Live! celebration, The Mint Museum will offer free admission all day at both of its locations.
Start the day at Romare Bearden Park for the dedication of Richard Hunt's new installation, Spiral Odyssey, and then walk just one bock to Mint Museum Uptown for Jazzin' on the Terrace, a tribute to Bearden and Hunt, at noon and 1:30 pm
Venture inside Mint Museum Uptown to view the Romare Bearden Gallery , which hosts the Odysseus Series that Hunt's sculpture was named for
View the opening of the Mint's newest exhibition, William Ivey Long: Costume Designs 20017-2016, part of the Mint's Year of FashionJoin us for a FREE talk by William Ivey Long at 2:30 p.m.
Then, venture into the Mint Museum Uptown Shop for a book signing of the new Mint publication William Ivey Long at 4 pm