Binghamton University offers art history tour
The Binghamton University Office of Continuing Education and Outreach is coordinating a trip to Rhode Island and Massachusetts, scheduled to run May 17-20. The tour is open to the public.
The tour includes stops at author Edith Wharton’s architectural dream home “The Mount” Estate and Gardens in Lenox, Massachusetts; Rosecliff Mansion, the Museum of Newport History, and St. Mary’s Church in Newport; the New Bedford Whaling Museum; the Lizzie Borden Museum; Battleship Cove; the Culinary Archives & Museum at Johnson Wales University in Providence, R.I.; and the RISD Museum, which houses more than 80,000 works of art.
Participants will also visit Fort Adams and take a one-hour private harbor tour.
To register for the trip, which costs $499, contact Jennifer Lawson at (607) 777-6857 or 877-313-2508, or visit http://continuinged.binghamton.edu. A more detailed description of the trip is also available online.