Discovering the BMA – Adult

This is the highlights tour of the Birmingham Museum of Art! As one of the finest regional museums in the United States, the BMA houses a diverse collection of more than 25,000 paintings, sculptures, prints, drawings, and decorative arts dating from ancient to modern times. The collection presents a rich panorama of cultures, featuring extensive […]

Discovering the BMA – School

This is the highlights tour of the Birmingham Museum of Art! As one of the finest regional museums in the United States, the BMA houses a diverse collection of more than 25,000 paintings, sculptures, prints, drawings, and decorative arts dating from ancient to modern times. The collection presents a rich panorama of cultures, featuring extensive […]

Bling at the BMA

Diamonds and pearls and gold, oh my! Jewelry is a universal form of adornment. It can be an indication of rank and social status. Precious materials can be used as a form of protection against dangers. And, just like paint and stone, bling can be used as a material to make art. This tour explores […]