The Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education is Shelburne Museum’s new year-round facility. With two galleries, classroom space and an auditorium, the Pizzagalli Center is a regional cultural resource for art, music, film, lectures and symposia. Before the Pizzagalli Center opened, Shelburne Museum was dormant from November through mid-May. The Center enables the Museum to better fulfill its educational and cultural missions and enhance and expand its offerings.
Winter Season Hours and Admission: Nov. 1, 2013 – May 10, 2014; Tuesday-Sunday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Monday: Closed, except Jan. 20, Martin Luther King Jr. Day; Feb. 17, Presidents’ Day.
Closed Veteran’s Day, Nov. 11; Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28; Dec. 24; Christmas Day, Dec. 25; New Year’s Day, Jan. 1. Closed at 2 p.m. on Dec. 31.
Programs in the Pizzagalli Center
Wednesday Workshops (Adult Program) Hands-on activities focused on a wide variety of art and craft drawing on the connection to the Museum’s collections.
Webby’s Art Studio (Family Program) Specialized art activities for all ages inspired by exhibitions.
In Focus (Adult Program) Morning Museum conversations and explorations to start the day.
Folk Art Flicks (Adult Program). Month long documentary film series in March.
Friday Jazz: JAM at Shelburne Museum (Adult Program) Fridays in April, the Pizzagalli Center is filled with the sounds of jazz.
The SMArt Series (Family Program) Films, activities and workshops with a family focus.