Chrysler Museum Members have the exclusive benefit of amazing art travel opportunities. From Asheville, North Carolina and Los Angeles, California to Paris, France and Venice, Italy, we travel in search of the world’s greatest art. To request more information, contact Caitlin Blomstrom at (757) 333-6251 or email@example.com. We look forward to traveling with you!
Upcoming Member Trips
Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello & Barboursville Vineyards, Charlottesville, VA
Monday, September 9, 2019
Cost: Museum Members $175 / Non-Members $200
Before the opening of Thomas Jefferson, Architect: Palladian Models, Democratic Principles, and the Conflict of Ideals this fall, join Museum Director Erik Neil for a day at Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello and wine tasting at Barboursville Vineyards. Richard Guy Wilson, a noted architectural historian and Commonwealth Professor in Architectural History at the University of Virginia, will accompany the group to lend his expert insight into the history of Barboursville. The bus trip is open to all Museum Members and guests. Register by August 1.
Passage along the Danube River: Vienna to the Black Sea
Saturday–Thursday, October 12–24, 2019
Cost: From $4,495 plus airfare
This trip is sold-out. A waitlist is available.
This thirteen-day travel program includes stops in seven countries in the enchanting eastern Danube River Valley. Cruise for nine nights from Vienna to the Black Sea aboard the exclusively chartered AMADEUS QUEEN. Visit medieval cities, charming villages, and rugged countryside and spend two nights in Bucharest. Vienna Pre-Program and Transylvania Post-Program options are available. Find details and the reservation form in our brochure. Register by July 9, 2019. For more information, contact Emelia Zuckerman, Passenger Services Coordinator for Thomas P. Gohagan & Company, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (312) 609-1140 Ext. 245.
Frieze Los Angeles – Los Angeles, California
Wednesday–Sunday, February 12–16, 2020
The Chrysler Museum of Art invites all Masterpiece Society and Director’s Circle Members to join Kimberli Gant, PhD, McKinnon Curator of Modern & Contemporary Art, on a five-day trip to Los Angeles, California. Chrysler Members will enjoy VIP previews of two new contemporary art fairs, Frieze Los Angeles and Felix. Frieze Los Angeles started just last year and offers an unparalleled opportunity to discover seventy of the world’s most significant and forward-thinking galleries. Felix aims to create a more intimate fair experience for collectors, dealers, and artists. Gant will also guide travelers on curated visits to private collections, artists’ studios, and area galleries. To guarantee a special experience, our group will be limited to twenty travelers. Inquire for details. Register by January 3, 2020.
2020 Oberammergau Passion Play
May 26–June 5, 2020
Experience a rare performance of the extravagant Passion Play, performed for nearly four centuries and staged once a decade in storybook Oberammergau. Enjoy a five-night, deluxe cruise along the Danube River, spend two nights each in the Bavarian Alps and Munich and visit four countries. Budapest Pre-Program and Munich Post-Program options are available. Find details and the reservation form in our brochure. Register by February 21, 2020. For more information, contact Emelia Zuckerman, Passenger Services Coordinator for Thomas P. Gohagan & Company, at email@example.com or (312) 609-1140 Ext. 245.
Exclusive Masterpiece Society Art Travel
Penland and Asheville, North Carolina
Sunday–Wednesday, October 27–30, 2019
Join us for an adventure down South with Carolyn Swan Needell, PhD, the Chrysler’s Carolyn and Richard Barry Curator of Glass and Robin Rogers, Perry Glass Studio Manager. Explore the studios of artists working in modern craft and studio glass, discover the rich history and legacy of the area, and meet artist Mark Peiser. His hot cast glass work Passage 7 was added to the Chrysler’s permanent collection last year through the generosity of eighteen Museum Members. The three-night trip is open to Masterpiece Society Members. Highlights include; a tour of the Biltmore Estate, a private reception at Blue Spiral 1 Gallery, a private tour of the newly renovated Asheville Art Museum and afternoon at the Penland School of Craft. Accessibility may be limited due to the rustic nature of some artists’ studios. Inquire for details. Register by August 30.
Paris Photo – Paris, France
Tuesday–Friday, November 5–8, 2019
The Chrysler Museum of Art invites Masterpiece Society Members to participate in two days of special programming in Paris, France during the 22nd edition of Paris Photo. Join Seth Feman, PhD, the Chrysler’s Deputy Director for Art & Interpretation and Curator of Photography on special tours and collection visits in the city of light. Inquire for details. Register by August 31.
Venice and the Veneto: A Private View of Italy
Sunday–Monday, May 31–June 8, 2020
Museum Director Erik Neil and his wife Luisa Adelfio invite you to join them on a journey through the artistic splendors and architectural wonders of Venice, Vicenza, and the Veneto. Enjoy a tailored itinerary that combines the contemporary with the classical.
Highlights include a visit to the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, which is housed in the Palazzo Venier dei Leoni, also known as the Unfinished Palace and behind-the-scenes tours of city palaces and country villas. Enjoy meals in many of the sumptuous residences and savor the best Italian food and wine. Airfare is not included.
For more information about booking your Chrysler vacation, contact the Development Department at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Past Travel Destinations Include Amsterdam, Sicily, New York, Cuba, Costa Rica, Washington DC, Miami, Paris, and more!