Late Nights

Join us on the third Friday of each month, when the Museum is open until midnight. Each Late Night offers hundreds of experiences for visitors of all ages with performances, concerts, readings, film screenings, tours, family programs, and more! Be sure to check out our Late Night Video on YouTube! 

$15 public
$10 students (with valid ID)
FREE for DMA Members
FREE for children 11 and under

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Format: 1/22/17

Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art

Third Fridays, 6:00 p.m.–midnight

Join us on Friday, January 20 for our annual birthday celebration to kick off the new year! We will travel back to the Middle Ages with talks, tours, films, performances, and more celebrating our new exhibition Art and Nature in the Middle Ages.

Late Night Talk

From Cowhide to Codex: Exploring the Art and Beauty of Medieval Manuscripts
Dr. Danielle Joyner will introduce some of the basic methods of medieval illuminated manuscript production and explore the beauty and the function of a diverse selection of codices, from sacred Gospels to popular romances.
7:00 p.m., Friday, January 20

Late Night Film

Set in medieval France, Ladyhawke tells the story of two cursed lovers who can only meet in human form at dawn and dusk and the young thief who helps them set things right.
10:00 p.m., Friday, January 20

Late Night Main Stage

Listen to music of the Middle Ages performed by ensemble Istanpitta. Istanpitta consists of musicians playing a variety of period instruments including lute, saz, early percussion, vielles, bagpipes, and voice who perform live at formal concert venues, universities, and festivals. 
8:00 p.m., Friday, January 20

Family Story Time

Here there be dragons! Join us for an interactive story time for kids, knights, and dragons alike. We’ll read stories of terrible dragons and book-loving knights, brush up on our dragon-hunting skills, and then search for the mythical beasts in the Museum galleries.
7:30 p.m., Friday, January 20