Signature Programs/Events

All programs are free with museum admission unless otherwise stated. Please RSVP when suggested as space is limited.

Public Program
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Explore how Shakespeare's remarkable heroines were created with Tina Packer, a veteran... More
Public Program
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Michael Dirda joins us to talk about Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's iconic Sherlock Holmes,... More
Public Program
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Hands-On Tours

Friday, March 3, 2017 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Looking at some of Shakespeare’s earliest printings and books that inspired his plots, we'll... More
Sunday, March 5, 2017 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Explore items including The Mystery of Edwin Drood (Charles Dickens’ unfinished novel), early... More
Sarony Studio, Portrait of Marianne Moore. New York, 1924. 2006. 5116
Friday, March 10, 2017 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Marianne Moore, like Pablo Picasso, broke free of tradition and reassembled the pieces in a new and... More
Friday, March 17, 2017 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
The Rosenbach is well known for the works of James Joyce and Bram Stoker, but the “English... More

Reading Groups

Reading Group: Jane Austen, Revisited

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Join us as we read and appreciate Jane Austen's Northanger Abbey, under the guidance of Edward G. Pettit, and examine Austen's take on the Gothic. More

Reading Group: Ulysses

Sunday, March 5, 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
This Reading Group offers a welcoming environment designed to unlock the complexities and joys of Ulysses and offer insight into James Joyce’s genius. More

Reading Group: Ulysses

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
This Reading Group offers a welcoming environment designed to unlock the complexities and joys of Ulysses and offer insight into James Joyce’s genius. More

Reading Group: Sherlock Holmes

Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
This reading group celebrates and examines the work of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle; specifically, his creation of Sherlock Holmes, the most iconic fictional detective ever created. More