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Coffee Talks with Nan Colton: In the Beginning

This Coffee Talk performance takes a look back at the founding of the Museum of Fine Arts. 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.

Enjoy coffee and pastries before Coffee Talks and join us for a post-performance docent tour!

  • 10:00 am – 10:30 am Refreshments served in the Membership Garden
  • 10:30 am – 11 am Coffee Talk presentation by Nan Colton
  • 11:00 am Q&A
  • Immediately after Q&A ends – Docent Tour: meet in the Great Hall


FREE for MFA members; Not-yet members are $22 for adults and $17 for seniors. 

Event Details

January 11, 2023

10–11:30 am

Marly Room: Museum of Fine Arts

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