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Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday

Feb 20, 2019, 3pm Feb 27, 2019, 3pm 5 More Engagement(s) Available
Every Wednesday 3–9 pm All year long In an effort to reduce economic barriers and increase access to the arts, Phoenix Art Museum offers Pay-What-You-Wish admission every Wednesday from 3 to 9 pm.  As the Museum's first and longest-running community-access program providing complimentary general admission and programming for all ages and interests, Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday has welcomed nearly 1 million people to the Museum over the past two decades. Special-Engagement Exhibition Special-engagement exhibitions require a $5 admission ticket during Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesdays. Through May 26 Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam Through Time & Place       ... (View more)

Weekly Mindfulness Session

Feb 21, 2019, 12pm Mar 7, 2019, 12pm 14 More Engagement(s) Available
Learn how to focus on the present and live in the moment with a free, 30-minute mindfulness session. Scientific studies show the art of Mindfulness can relieve anxiety, depression, pain, and stress and actually change the way you feel, think, work and play by opening new pathways in the brain. Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction was developed at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1979 by physicist Jon Kabat-Zinn.    To learn more about Hospice of the Valley Mindfulness classes or to register, call (602) 530-6900 or visit   No RSVP required. Mindfulness Sessions are free and open to the public and occur weekly, rain or shine, at the Dorrance Sculpture Garden. If excessive heat or rain occurs, t... (View more)

National Theatre Live: King Lear

Feb 17, 2019, 1pm
$15 for Museum members and students w/ ID $18 for non-Members Ticket does not include General Admission National Theatre Live is a telecast and not a live performance at the Museum (Jonathan Munby, PG-13, 220 mins) Broadcast live from London’s West End, see Ian McKellen’s ‘extraordinarily moving portrayal’ of King Lear in cinemas. Chichester Festival Theatre’s production received five-star reviews for its sell-out run, and transfers to the West End for a limited season. Jonathan Munby directs this contemporary retelling of Shakespeare’s tender, violent, moving and shocking play.   Considered by many to be the greatest tragedy ever written, King Lear sees two ageing fathers – one a Kin... (View more)

Museum Open—President's Day 2019

Feb 18, 2019, 10am
We are regularly closed on Mondays but not Monday, February 18! Join us from 10 am until 5 pm on President's Day and see our special exhibitions, including Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam through Time & Place, along with selections from the collection.    To see information on current exhibitions, click here. To see a full list of our holiday hours, click here.   Note: Palette, the Museum restaurant, will NOT be open on President's Day.     Image: Gilbert Stuart, George Washington, 1796 or later. Oil on canvas. On view. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of Mr. Gilbert A. Harrison.