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Guided Tours
American Stories

December
Monday, Wednesday, Friday–Sunday at 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday at 3:00 p.m.

Please note that the December 30 and December 31 tours have been canceled.

January
Monday–Sunday at 2:30 p.m.
Monday, Friday, Saturday at 12:30 p.m.

February
Monday–Sunday at 2:30 p.m.
Monday, Friday at 12:30 p.m.
Sunday at 4:00 p.m.

West Building Rotunda

From early beginnings in portraiture to emerging themes of landscape and genre painting, American art reveals the stories that both reflected and shaped an evolving national identity. This tour traces the changes in American art from colonial days to the early twentieth century and touches on key moments in history.

Winslow Homer, Breezing Up (A Fair Wind), 1873-1876, oil on canvas, Gift of the W. L. and May T. Mellon Foundation, 1943.13.1

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