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Coffee Talks with Nan Colton: Early History of the MFA (Sold Out)

Kick off 2022’s Coffee Talk sessions with a look at the founding of the Museum of Fine Arts and witness the dedication to perfection and detail of the Museum’s founder, Margaret Acheson Stuart, as she worked to realize her dream of a world-class museum gracing the waterfront of St. Petersburg.  Join a potential docent as she learns the history of the museum, the woman behind its beginning, and its early collection.

This month’s program is entitled: Early History of the MFA 

This performance will take place live in the Marly room at the MFA. To ensure the health and safety of our visitors and staff, face masks are required while inside the museum at all times and refreshments will not be served. Capacity for this event will be limited and advanced registration is required.


FREE for MFA members; Not-yet members are $20 for adults and $15 for seniors. 

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Event Details

January 12, 2022

10–11 am

Event Categories

Marly Room: Museum of Fine Arts

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