Talks provide Bowers visitors with access to respected speakers and experts from around the world; each offering a special perspective on the collections, exhibitions and themes housed and explored by the Bowers Museum through the varied lenses of archaeology, anthropology, education, social sciences and the arts. This is your time to ponder, your place to learn and your space to share with your community.

ONLINE | ARCE: Revealing the Practice of Tattooing in Ancient Egypt
ONLINE | ARCE: Revealing the Practice of Tattooing in Ancient Egypt

October 10, 2020 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Talks

AN EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATION!   Presented by Anne Austin, Assistant Professor of Anthropology &...

ONLINE: Where Chocolate Began with Dr. Lee Theisen
ONLINE: Where Chocolate Began with Dr. Lee Theisen

October 11, 2020 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Talks

AN EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATION IN CELEBRATION OF LATINO HERITAGE MONTH!  Presented by Dr. Lee Theisen,...

Virtual Public Tour: The Art of Spirituality
Virtual Public Tour: The Art of Spirituality

October 13, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Talks

Virtual Public Tour The Art of Spirituality: Finding Your Way In Uncertain Times When facing the uncertainties of...

Virtual Public Tour: The McCloskey Collection
Virtual Public Tour: The McCloskey Collection

October 15, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Virtual Public Tour Elements of Art: McCloskey Revealed  A tour of the late 19th-early 20th century McCloskey...

ONLINE: 50 Years of the Walt Disney Archives: A Gold Mine of Fun Finds
ONLINE: 50 Years of the Walt Disney Archives: A Gold Mine of Fun Finds

October 18, 2020 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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AN EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATION! Panel discussion featuring Ed Ovalle, Matt Moryc, Maggie Evenson, Rick...

Virtual Public Tour: The Art of Spirituality
Virtual Public Tour: The Art of Spirituality

October 18, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Talks

Virtual Public Tour The Art of Spirituality: Finding Your Way In Uncertain Times When facing the uncertainties of...

Virtual Public Tour: The Art of Spirituality
Virtual Public Tour: The Art of Spirituality

October 22, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Talks

Virtual Public Tour Elements of Art: McCloskey Revealed  A tour of the late 19th-early 20th century McCloskey...

Timeless Melodies: Doris Day & the Great Lady Singers
Timeless Melodies: Doris Day & the Great Lady Singers

October 22, 2020 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Presented by Larry Maurer, historian for the Timeless Melodies Foundation for Education, Inc.  Timeless Melodies’...

Virtual Public Tour: The McCloskey Collection
Virtual Public Tour: The McCloskey Collection

October 25, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Talks

Virtual Public Tour Elements of Art: McCloskey Revealed  A tour of the late 19th-early 20th century McCloskey...