ACT Sunday Guided Tours to three of New York City’s great museums – the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Brooklyn Museum and the American Museum of Natural History.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City
Jun 05: A Biblical Guide to the Metropolitan’s Museum’s Ancient Near east Gallery
Aug 07: A Christian Guide to the American Museum of Natural History’s Hall of Human Origins
American Museum of Natural History, New York City
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Fee: $20 (non-refundable) + cost of museum admission (see below for details). Maximum no. of people admitted: 12
Museum Entrance: Each museum has their own policy for admission fees. Please check their respective requirements before coming to the tour.
To register to these events please write to firstname.lastname@example.org stating your name and phone number. Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the tour to allow adequate time for checking-in your coats, jackets, purchasing your ticket, etc.
The Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City
Feb 08: Museum Tour: Assyria/Babylonia Galleries at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Apr 26 ; Museum Tour: The Egyptian Wing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC
Aug 30: Museum Tour: Ancient Near East Galleries at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC
Nov 01: Pre-Tour Lecture: Homo Spiritualis– The ‘Image of God’ in Paleoanthropology at Central Presbyterian Church, NYC, and Museum Tour: Hall of Human Origins at the American Museum of Natural History, NYC
Jun 08: Monotheism & the Afterlife – Egyptian Gallery of the Brooklyn Museum, New York
Nov 09: Ancient Near Eastern Gallery – Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
At each excursion, we shall spend 90 minutes viewing selections from the ACT museum guide, followed by a 30 minute debriefing Q&A session. The goal of these visits is to understand how discoveries and human achievements in art, history and science converge with our understanding of Christian beliefs.