Posted: 12:00 a.m. Saturday, July 20, 2013
WORTH THE DRIVE
Dayton Daily News arts and entertainment reporter Meredith Moss has been discovering and sharing special events and interesting day trips with newspaper readers for more than three decades.
In her Worth the Drive series, Meredith visits destinations across the region to give readers an inside look at what to expect so you can make sure your time and money are well spent.
For today’s, “Worth the Drive” Meredith traveled to Columbus to view an exhibit from the Czech Republic that will appeal to all members of the family.
How to Go:
What: “Strings Attached: The Living Tradition of Czech Puppets”
Where: The Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E. Broad St., Columbus. The museum is located in the Discovery District, four blocks east of the State Capitol.
When: Through August 25. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday and from 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Thursdays.
Admission: $12 for adults, $8 for seniors 60 and over and Students 18 + (with valid ID) , $5 for students ages 6-17 and free for children five and under. Admission is FREE for all visitors on Sundays and for museum members. Dayton Art Institute members who have joined at the reciprocal level receive free admission to CMA.
Parking: Free in the lot behind the museum.
ALSO: There will be a Gallery Tour with CMA Curator Carole Genshaft at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 20 and a tour with Guest Curator Joe Brandesky, OSU theater professor, at 2 p.m. on Sunday, August 4. For information: www. columbusmuseum.org Or call (614) 221-6801 or (614) 221-4848 (24-hr info)