October Schedule of Events

Friday, October 19
6:00 p.m.–midnight

$10 public (some exhibitions require an additional $10 ticket)
$5 students (with valid ID)
FREE for DMA Members
FREE for children 11 and under

No need to travel to experience the wonders of the world! Go global as we explore our encyclopedic collection with tours, music, talks, and art activities inspired by South America, ancient Greece, Asia, Europe, and America.
 

Program Highlights:

Late Night Talk: Atlas Obscura: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders
7:00 p.m.
Go behind the scenes of the popular website Atlas Obscura with founder Dylan Thuras. Hear how this crowdsourced atlas of the world's hidden wonders came about, and discover some favorite entries from the last 10 years.

Late Night Talk: Rediscovering a 2,000-Year-Old Computer
9:00 p.m.
Archaeologist Dr. John Hale will tell the story behind the rediscovery of the world's first analog computer, found in a 2,000-year-old shipwreck off the coast of Greece. Find out how this ancient computer worked and what it was used for.

 

Check back soon for a complete schedule of events!