Nowruz: A Persian New Year Celebration

Sunday, March 11, 2018, 11 AM - 5 PM

Ring in the Persian New Year at our tenth annual Nowruz celebration! With free attractions for all ages, this year’s festival is held in the Freer|Sackler and adjacent Ripley Center. Activities include:

Haft sin table display
• storytelling by Xanthe Gresham
• calligraphy
• hands-on art activities
• live music
• food
• featured exhibitions Engaging the Senses, Feast Your Eyes, and The Prince and the Shah: Royal Portraits from Qajar Iran

  • Venue: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery,Freer Gallery of Art,S. Dillon Ripley Center
  • Event Location: Freer|Sackler and Ripley Center
  • Cost: Free