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Mystic Seaport Museum’s “Arts on the Quad” Science, Myth, and Mystery: The Vinland Map Saga
August 25 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mystic Seaport Museum’s “Arts on the Quad” Science, Myth, and Mystery: The Vinland Map Saga will be held on Saturday, August 25th. Nicholas Bell, senior vice president for Curatorial Affairs at Mystic Seaport Museum, will give a talk about the Vinland Map, and Fred Calabretta, senior curator at the Museum, will speak about the music in the era during which the map was unveiled to the public.
“Science, Myth, and Mystery: The Vinland Map Saga” in the Schaefer Building will be free and open to the public between 5 and 8 p.m.
At 6:30 pm, Penny Lane recreates the legacy of The Beatles from all of the band’s history, note for note. Enjoy ’60s and ’70s pop rock tunes made famous by the Fab Four! With pure sound and tight vocal harmonies, get ready for an exciting show!
- Admission: $10 suggested donation
- Speakers start at 5:30 p.m.
- Performances start at 6:30 p.m.
Pack your blanket or lawn chairs and find your perfect spot for viewing. This summer the series hosts a variety of speakers and activities paired with live performances that celebrate the Museum’s diverse exhibitions. You’re invited to bring your own picnic and non-alcoholic beverages. A cash bar and concession snacks will be available. Visitors will have access to the featured gallery for the evening. Please park in North Lot and enter via the Thompson Exhibition Building. In the event of rain, performances will take place in a covered location on the Museum grounds. Rain location seating is limited and on a first-come first-served basis.
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