May Picture This – Art Tours for the Visually Impaired

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May Picture This – Art Tours for the Visually Impaired

May 23, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

| Free

Picture This!

Tours for People with Low Vision or Who Are Blind at the National Gallery of Art

Dancing Couple Picture

Jan Steen, Dancing Couple, 1663

Picture This tours incorporate vibrant verbal description with information about works of art.

The tours take place on the fourth Wednesday and fourth Saturday of every month. Tours meet at 1:00 pm in the Rotunda of the West Building of the National Gallery and last about an hour.

In May, tour dates fall on Saturday, May 23rd and Wednesday, May 27th, and will feature The Five Senses in Dutch Painting. The same topic repeats both days.

Picture This tours are free and no registration is required!

For more information or to receive web links to works that will be described on tour in advance via e-mail, contact Lorena Baines at or call 202-842-6905.

Verbally described tours are also available by request with 3 weeks notice by emailing