Late Nights at the NCSML


Late Nights at the NCSML

Now – September 27  |  Wednesdays from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The galleries and the Museum Store will be open late every Wednesday until 8:00 pm. Find details below about programming and store promotions on select nights! Regular admission rates apply to visit the exhibits. Members are always free. Click here to view admission rates. 

Chihuly Tours

September 13 (6pm), September 13 (7pm)September 20 (6pm), September 20 (7pm)September 27 (6pm), September 27 (7pm)

Guided tour of Dale Chihuly: Venetians from the George R. Stroemple Collection. Get insider details on how this intricate exhibit was installed and learn more about glass master Dale Chihuly. Tour lasts approximately 30 minutes, free with admission. To RSVP, click the date of the tour above.

Ornament Personalization

September 13 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Our brand new 2017 ornaments will be stocked, with plenty of beautiful designs to collect for you and your loved ones’ Christmas trees! Master Czech Folk Artist Marj Nejdl will be on hand in the Museum Store to personalize ornaments for you, including the 2016 Limited Edition Ornament designed by Marj herself. Ornament personalization can be commissioned for almost any ornament for a small added price.



Pecha Kucha Night Cedar Rapids, Vol. 2

September 20 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm

7 minute presentations from members of the community, 20 images x 20 seconds. Free, no RSVP required.

My Train to Freedom: A Jewish Boy’s Journey from Nazi Europe to a Life of Activism

September 27, 7:00 pm8:30 pm
please RSVP at link

Author, award-winning humanitarian and former Episcopal priest Ivan Backer will recount autobiographical stories and read passages from his book My Train to Freedom: A Jewish Boy’s Journey from Nazi Europe to a Life of Activism. Backer will answer questions from the audience after his presentation.

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