Thu, Jun 25|
Online Conference Room
Highlights of the Uffizi Gallery: Encyclopedic Museums Series, part 2
Enjoy an in-depth virtual visit with Jill Alexy to one of the most famous museums in the world. We will focus on just a few of the select highlights in the collection, and give you a sense of how they function "in-situ" and outside of a mere "collection".
Time & Location
Jun 25, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM EDT
Online Conference Room
About the Event
Enjoy a high-quality virtual visit to the treasures of the Uffizi Galleries.
Staying safe and staying home, you will enjoy a decade's worth of insights gleaned from leading pilgrims and patrons through the beauitful & compelling drama of sacred beauty. It is also a perfect opportunity to get some real *insider* information with a small group of online friends.
The theme of this virtual visit will focus on the collections of the Uffizi. Making use of the virtual tour provided by the museum itself, we will whisk through the top higlights of the collection, focusing on my personal favorites, especially famous paintings. We will explore the history, theology, philosophy, and art of hidden gems and famous masterpieces. This visit will serve as a general introduction to the Uffizi, all without having to suffer through the masses of tourists attracted to this famous museum.
This is not a boring Zoom; this is a highly-interactive and highly-produced virtual cultural experience.
All the virtual walks will take place online, of course. To participate you will need a computer with a good (fast) internet connection, and Zoom downloaded onto your computer or device. We recommend that you have WhatsApp installed and working, but this is not necessary.
Once you register, all the log-in details, instructions, and directions will be sent to you via email.
As a courtesy, if you plan to no longer participate in the virtual tour, we ask you to please provide us with a cancellation notice at least 24 hours before the event. We cannot guarantee refunds for cancellations made with less than 24 hours' notice, though we will endeavor to do our best !
Small Group 1hr Virtual Visit
+$0.30 service fee
This ticket includes admission to our online virtual visit, which will last approximately 45minutes.
+$0.30 service fee0