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October 30 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

A Study Day at the Newly Expanded Peabody Essex Museum

$110 – $125

A Passion for American Art: A Study Day at the Newly Expanded Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA

The Peabody Essex Museum completes a major expansion of its complex this fall. Our day trip begins with a guided tour of the special exhibition A Passion for American Art: Selections from the Carolyn and Peter Lynch Collection featuring spectacular furniture from Boston, New York, and Philadelphia, works by Childe Hassam, modern furniture by Sam Maloof, folk art by J.O.J. Frost, and works by Martin Johnson Heade. Also included are significant works by O’Keeffe, Homer, and Sargent. Our 90-minute tour also features highlights of their new collection spaces and gardens. After a gourmet boxed lunch enjoyed in a private gallery (sandwich choices upon registration), there will be time to self-guide the many wonders of the PEM. Trip includes lunch.

Lunch sandwich choices: (You will be asked to make your selection at Check Out.)

  • Gourmet Chicken Salad • Chicken Salad, Provolone Cheese, Green Leaf Lettuce & tomato, Multi-Grain Bread
  • Mediterranean Falafel Wrap • Crispy Falafel, Sliced beets, Kalamata Olives, Cucumber, Tomato, Red Onion, Crumbled Feta Cheese, Creamy Hummus
  • Classic Turkey Sandwich • Roasted Turkey Breast, Crispy Bacon, Lemon Aioli, Lettuce & sliced Tomato, Ciabatta
  • Italy’s Best • Imported Ham, Genoa Salami and Provolone Cheese with fire roasted peppers, lettuce Mustard, Mayonnaise on Ciabatta Bread
  • The Beef Lover • Sliced Roast Beef, Arugula, Tomato Sharp Cheddar Cheese, Horseradish Cream on Sourdough Bread
  • From the Sea • Tuna fish, Celery, Pickles, Garlic Aioli, Farmhouse Cheddar, Ciabatta
  • Vegan Life • Roasted Portobello Mushroom, Sliced Roma tomatoes, Green Leaf Lettuce, Spinach-Basil Pesto on Focaccia


October 30
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
$110 – $125
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Florence Griswold
(860) 434-5542


Florence Griswold Museum
96 Lyme Street
Old Lyme, CT 06371 United States


Unlimited available
Travel: Peabody Essex Museum - Member$110.00
Unlimited available
Travel: Peabody Essex Museum - Nonmember$125.00