Free tours this weekend at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Francisco Goya A Heroic Feat! With Dead Men!, from Disasters of War, 1810-13

Heroes and Patriots

Acts of chivalry and valor happen every day in big and small ways. Explore works of art that honor the warriors, guardians and protectors through history whose acts of bravery, sacrifice and selflessness have made a difference in the lives of others.

Saturday, July 2, 2011
2 – 3pm

Mysteries of the Ancient World

Unlock the mysteries of the ancient world through works of art that tell us about survival in this world and the next. Compare and contrast works made in Africa, the Americas, the Far East or Europe with ancient objects from Near Eastern and Mediterranean cultures.

Sunday, July 3, 2011
2 – 3pm

Minneapolis Institute of Arts
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404