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A Woman’s Place

A Woman’s Place

Sunday 3/9 from 9:00am to 12:30pm

Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens 

Celebrate Woman’s History Month while exploring the role of women in art as seen in the Huntington’s American and European galleries. Then cook a group meal from the library’s Charitable Cookbooks Collection. ($85 members; $100 non-members)

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image: A selection of early 20th-century, brand-name recipe pamphlets from The Huntington’s Anne Cranston American Regional and Charitable Cookbook Collection. Photograph by Kate Lain.

Los Angeles Restaurant Menus

Los Angeles Restaurant Menus

Saturday 11/10 from 9:00am to 12:30pm

The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Discover Southern California’s architecture from 1920 to 1940 in the special exhibition Architects of a Golden Age: Highlights from the Huntington’s Southern California Architecture Collection. Prepare a group meal from Los Angeles restaurants menus of the same time period. ($85 members; $100 non-members)

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image: Menu Design In America/TASCHEN

The Grand Tour

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The Grand Tour

Saturday 10/6 from 9:00am to 12:30pm

The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Back by popular demand!

Learn how English aristocrats of the 17th and 18th centuries spent months immersing themselves in the continent’s treasures. Hear how they returned home with art collections and with a new appreciation of cuisine. Prepare a feast suitable for an aristocrat. ($85 members; $100 non-members)

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images: James Stopford, Pompeo Batoni, 1753, The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.

Pigment and Spice – just for kids!

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Pigment and Spice – just for kids!

Saturday 8/15 from 10:30am to 1:30pm; repeats Sunday 8/16 from 10:30am to 1:30pm

LACMA and ArtBites Pop-up

Participate in a conversation of Indian art and food history while exploring LACMA’s collection of Indian art before heading to the ArtBites Pop-up Kitchen (a 3-minute drive from the museum) to prepare and enjoy a delicious and exotic meal.

Menu may include:
Vegetable Samosas
Chicken Tikka Masala
Basmati Rice
Mango Lassi

Ages 7 to 12. Class is limited to 6 children and one accompanying adult per child. No drop off.

($80 includes museum admission for the child and accompanying adult, tour, ingredients and recipes. Museum parking is not included.)

Please note that though this class meets at LACMA it is not LACMA organized.

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