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October 7 - December 17

100 Years of the Mystic River and the Bascule Bridge

Focusing on the historic importance of the titular defining features of Mystic and the inspiration they hold for artists, 100 Years of the Mystic River and the Bascule Bridge presents paintings, prints, etchings, and ephemera from the MMoA’s permanent collection, alongside works of art on loan from private collections and fellow institutions.


October 7 - December 18

Building Bridges

This year’s juried exhibition is all about BUILDING BRIDGES.


November 8 - December 18

2022 Museum Store Holiday Gift Market

MMoA’s Museum Store Holiday Gift Market is back by popular demand! Support new and returning artists and artisans this holiday season by purchasing gifts of fine art, jewelry, ornaments, soaps, and so much more!


December 6 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Collectors Roundtable: Caring for your Collection

Join local collectors or those interested in collecting to discuss the different ways people care for their collections at home. MMoA Exhibitions Manager Amelia Onorato will also share some expert advice.  Free.


December 16 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

ARTINI: Hand Painted Henna Ornaments

Artini HourMix cocktails and creativity for your next happy hour! Take on a creative project with one of our instructors, as you learn to play with a variety of media in the studios.

We provide instruction, supplies, a tasty beverage and plenty of time to socialize.

Friday, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Members $30/Non-members $35


Hand Painted Henna Ornaments

With Lavanya Shubhakar

We have all been amazed by the beauty and intricacy of henna art. Learn the basics of traditional henna shapes and practice your new skills by creating your own hand-made ornament. Embellish your design through added detail using a variety of paints and multimedia.


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