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Art and Architecture Tour

Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Call Visitor Services at 617-720-7612 to register
Free and open to the public
Credit Lovely Valentine

Join a Boston Athenæum docent for an hour-long tour focused on the history of the Athenæum, its iconic building, and its special collections.

Tours are limited in size and often sell out. We recommend booking a month in advance, especially for Sundays.

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Most programs held in the Bayard Henry Long Room on the Athenaeum's first floor are amplified and assistive listening devices are available for patron use.

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To request ASL interpretation services for any of the Athenaeum's programs, please contact Hannah Weisman at 617-720-7617 or