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Bus Tour: Pasadena Museums–Women in Art (SOLD OUT)

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Bus Tour: Pasadena Museums–Women in Art (SOLD OUT)

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Sunday, March 17
8:00 a.m.–6:30 p.m.


Learn about women in art and women artists in this bus trip to two Pasadena Museums.

Norton Simon Museum

“Matisse/Odalisque” Explore the theme of the odalisque in 19th and 20th century European art by artists such as Matisse, Bazille and Picasso. Be dazzled by Titian’s “Portrait of a Lady in White” on special loan from a German Museum.

In “Once Upon a Tapestry: Woven Tales of Helen and Dido,” see artworks that explore the fates of two heroines from classical mythology.

Pasadena History Museum

In “Something Revealed: California Women Artists Emerge, 1860–1960,” see more than 270 works of art by California female artists.


Water, snacks, and videos will be provided on the tour bus. A boxed lunch is also included in the cost of the bus tour.


$110 docents and members |  $120 nonmembers


8:00–8:30 a.m.
Balboa Park and La Costa Pick up

11:00 a.m.
Visit and boxed lunch (included with bus tour) at the Norton Simon Museum

2:00 p.m.
Depart for Pasadena History Museum

2:15 p.m.
Visit to Pasadena History Museum

3:30 p.m.
Depart Pasadena

6:00–6:30 p.m.
Return to La Costa and Balboa Park

Pickup locations:

Balboa Park

Bus will be on President’s Way at the north end of the Pan American Plaza parking lot (opposite end from the Air and Space Museum).
Please arrive at 7:45 a.m.
Bus leaves promptly at 8:00 a.m.


Bus will be at the La Costa Park & Ride (710 La Costa Avenue), just east of Interstate 5. Turn north from La Costa Avenue into parking lot.
Please arrive at 8:15 a.m.
Bus leaves promptly at 8:30 a.m.

Sponsored by the San Diego Museum of Art Docent Council


Featured: Titian (Tiziano Vecellio, Italian, c. 1488/90–1576), Portrait of a Lady in White, c. 1561. Oil on canvas, 102 x 86 cm. Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden. Photo: Elke Estel/ Hans-Peter Klut


March 17, 2019
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
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