Opening Reception: The Jim Henson Exhibition

Saturday Nov 23, 2019

2000 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104-1459
US

Phone: 243-7255
Website: Click to Visit

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Contact:

Elizabeth Becker

Phone: 505-764-6515
Website: Click to Visit

The ABQ Youth Symphony Choir performs, Cheryl Henson, daughter of Jim Henson, discusses Jim's contributions to the art of puppetry and a family workshop to create a work of art related to the exhibition.

Cheryl Henson

The public is invited to the opening day of The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited.

9 a.m.–5 p.m. View the exhibition for reduced price. General admission is waived, pay only the $5 surcharge. Children 12 and under are free. 

9 a.m. The Children’s Hour, heard on KUNM and nationwide, kicks off the day with a live broadcast from the Museum.

11 a.m. Enjoy the Albuquerque Youth Symphony Choir, performing a selection of songs from Henson projects.

1 p.m. Cheryl Henson, daughter of Jim and Jane Henson and president of the Jim Henson Foundation, discusses her father’s contributions to the art of puppetry. 

1–2:30 p.m. Family Art Workshop activity for all ages in the Museum School. Create a work of art related to the exhibition.

Program funded in part by the Jane Henson Foundation.

General admission free, special exhibition fees apply. Children 12 and under free.

$5 additional special exhibit surcharge for The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited.

Surcharge applies to all others, including members, and during free days and events at Albuquerque Museum.