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Timken Museum of Art

Located in San Diego's beautiful Balboa Park, the Timken Museum of Art houses the world-class Putnam Foundation Collection of European old masters American art, and Russian icons.

Artworks in the collection range from 13th-century altarpieces through 18th-century portraits to 19th-century still lifes. Represented are the works of Dutch & Flemish, French, and Italian painters, including Rembrandt, Rubens, Petrus Christus, Fragonard, Jacques-Louis David, and Veronese, as well as American artists such as John Singleton Copley and Eastman Johnson.

Admission to the Timken Museum of Art is always free.

Upcoming event at Timken Museum of Art

17th Century French Portraiture

  • Wednesday, August 18, 11 a.m. to noon
  • The Timken Museum of Art offers a series of workshops and lectures with the purpose of enriching people in San Diego, as well as its culture and more! The next ARTSReach Program lecture will cover the topic of 17th Century French Painting with Timken Docent, Karen Hjalmarson. Date | Wednesday, August 18 at 11 a.m. Location | This lecture will be presented online. This is a free class offered to ... Read more

All upcoming events at Timken Museum of Art

The Creation Station - Summer 2021Starts June 26, 2021

17th Century French PortraitureAugust 18, 2021

Past events

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Business hours

Sunday noon to 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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