By Alicia Dietrich
Holiday hours for the Ransom Center are as follows:
Ransom Center Galleries
10 a.m.–5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
10 a.m.–7 p.m. Thursday
Noon–5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Please note that the Ransom Center Galleries are closed Mondays and the following holidays:
Christmas Eve Day (Saturday, December 24)
Christmas Day (Sunday, December 25)
New Year’s Day (Sunday, January 1)
Please also be aware that the Reading and Viewing Rooms and administrative office will be closed during the University holidays from Friday, December 23, through Monday, January 2.
Visitors can see the current exhibitions, Banned, Burned, Seized, and Censored and The Greenwich Village Bookshop Door: A Portal to Bohemia, 1920-1925, as well as Frida Kahlo’s Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird.
The First Photograph and the Gutenberg Bible remain on permanent display.
Docent led gallery tours occur on Tuesday, December 27, at noon and on Saturday, December 31, at 2 p.m. The public tours meet in the lobby, and no reservations are required.
Admission is free. Your donation supports the Ransom Center’s exhibitions and public programs. Parking information and a map are available online.
The Cultural Compass blog will be on hiatus during the University’s winter break and will return the week of January 2.