Shelburne Museum- Art at Hand

04 August 2017

Art at Hand

Art at Hand Tours allow visitors who are blind or visually impaired to explore Shelburne Museum with specially trained guides. Participants will visit a gallery space, hear detailed descriptions of works of art, and feel tactile pieces related to our collections.
Tours are free, but pre-registration is required. To register online, please follow the links below. To register by phone, call (802) 985-3346 x3394. To register by mail, fill out and return attached form.

August 9, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Learn more about artists’ captivation with hunting and fishing in the special exhibition Wild Spaces, Open Season: Hunting and Fishing in American Art, the first major exhibition to explore the multifaceted meanings of such outdoor subjects in both paintings and sculpture.
To register online, please visit
Sweet Tooth
Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education

September 26, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Delve beneath the sugarcoated surfaces of the delectable paintings, prints, sculpture, and more in this dessert-themed installation, and explore the deeper threads of meaning linked to our insatiable desire for sweets.
To register online, please visit
For additional information please contact Chloe Vogt at 802-984-3346 x3394 or email at
Art at Hand is supported by the Colchester Lions Club, the Shelburne Area Lions Club, the Essex Lions Club and the Vermont Lions Charities on behalf of Vermont Lions District 45.
Please complete this form and return it to:
Shelburne Museum
Attn: Chloe Vogt
P.O. Box 10
Shelburne, VT 05482
You will receive confirmation materials after we process your registration.
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Which tours would you like to register for? (please check):

August 9: Wild Spaces, Open Season: Hunting and Fishing in American Art
September 26: Sweet Tooth

What can we do to make your visit to Shelburne Museum accessible?
Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. To register by phone, call Chloe Vogt at (802) 985-3346 x3394. To register by mail, complete the form below and mail to Shelburne Museum, Attn: Chloe Vogt, P.O. Box 10, Shelburne, VT 05482 .

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