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UArizona Museum Day at Worlds of Words

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Worlds of Words Center is honored to be a part of the first UArizona Museum Day!

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Cultural institutions including museums, special collections and centers across the University of Arizona campuses are participating in a celebration for the community. Participating venues will have free or reduced admissions. This includes Worlds of Words.

Journey with the Worlds of Words Center to “The Colourful World Beyond the Seven Hills,” an exhibit on loan from the International Youth Library in Munich, Germany featuring seven decades of illustrations of Grimm Brothers’ household tales from Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The exhibit is supplemented with global stories inspired by the original Grimm tales and hands-on activities for children of all ages. Additionally, more than a dozen newly added holdings of original picturebook illustrations from the Worlds of Words archives will be on display in the Mary J. Wong Special Collections room.

For more information about other campus sites offering tours and other programming for UArizona Museum Day, please visit https://research.arizona.edu/university-arizona-museum-day.

Details for all participating organizations to be linked soon.

map for parking and participating organizations to be linked soon.

To request disability-related accommodations that would ensure your full participation in this event, please email wow@arizona.edu or call 520.621.9340.

Event details may change. More information to follow.


March 23
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Worlds of Words Center
1430 E Second St, Rm 453
Tucson, AZ 85721 United States
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