Friday, August 21–Sunday, August 23, 2020
All Day
By Invitation
Add to Calendar 2020-08-21 00:00:00 2020-08-23 23:55:00 Optional Travel Opportunity: Seal Harbor, Maine 08/21-08/23/2020 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

Join objects conservators on a trip to the exquisite Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Garden, which incorporates Asian sculptures in a woodland setting. Learn about the conservation of the MFA’s 6th-century Chinese Buddhist stele, originally sited at the top of the Garden’s Spirit Path, and the two-year effort to fabricate a reproduction now on display in the Garden. Travelers also enjoy the charm of the Asticou Inn, just down the road and at the edge of Acadia National Park, overlooking the picturesque waters of Northeast Harbor.

Participation in this trip is optional and comes with an additional cost. If you are interested in traveling with this group, please contact Kay Satomi at for full details, including itinerary, logistics and pricing. Space is limited. Travel dates subject to change.


Exclusively for members of the Conservation and Collections Curators Circles