Events

Woman on Fire – Film Screening, Q & A

Meet the star of this documentary, Brooke Guinan, the first openly transgender firefighter in New York City! Woman on Fire follows Brooke as she sets out to challenge perceptions of what it means to be transgender in America today. She will be answering questions and discussing her experience after the screening.  Members of Susquehanna Art MuseumLGBT Center of Central PA,TransCentral PA, and Midtown Cinema receive a discounted ticket price! Showing on Friday July 20 2018 7:00 PM (90 Minutes) at the Midtown Cinema. More information here

 

 

Performance Salon Concert Series

Join us for salon-style performances of music in the Main Gallery. The concerts are intimate (70 seats), so kindly RSVP to reserve a seat or join us in standing in the gallery. After each 45-minute concert, we suggest enjoying a wonderful dinner in Midtown Harrisburg! Parking is free in the lot behind the museum the whole evening.

Ugandan Kids Choir, August 10
The Ugandan Kids Choir is coming to the Susquehanna Art Museum!
The children in the Choir are known for their musical talents and joyful performances. They sing traditional African songs, play instruments, and dance. This event is included with standard museum admission, and free for SAM members. The Choir is a ministry of Childcare Worldwide, which has been devoted to empowering children in the developing world since 1981. Childcare Worldwide serves children in nine developing countries by taking care of their physical, spiritual, and educational needs. More information here

 

Annual Gallery Walk

Join us for the 30th annual Harrisburg Gallery Walk on September 9 for free admission to SAM and extended Sunday hours! The Main Gallery, Lobby Gallery, S. Wilson and Grace M. Pollock Education Center Gallery, Vault, and Museum Shop will all be open for visitors to explore during this annual celebration of the arts in Harrisburg. More information here. 

 

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day

SAVE THE DATE! Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day is on Saturday, September 22, 2018. Participating museums, like the Susquehanna Art Museum, and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. Tickets at the link provided will be available for the public to download beginning at midnight on August 15, 2018. Where will your curiosity lead you this Museum Day? More information here. 

 

Third in the Burg

Every third Friday the museum is open Admission Free from 5:00-8:00 pm. Visit our rotating exhibitions on view in four galleries, or browse the gift shop. Meet friends or stop in on your way to a movie or dinner in Midtown! 3rd in the Burg is the perfect opportunity to take a fresh look at art, and begin a dialog about it with a friend or fellow visitor. Pianist in residence Ralph Diekemper performs from 6:00 – 8:00pm.