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Timken Museum of Art

Considered one of the great small museums in the world, the Timken houses the world-class Putnam Foundation Collection of European old master paintings, American paintings, and Russian icons. Artists represented include Rembrandt, Rubens, Fragonard, Bierstadt, Pieter Bruegel the Elder, John Singleton Copley, and Eastman Johnson. The Timken's modern, white marble building was designed by San Diego architect Frank Hope, Jr. The museum also hosts special exhibitions. Admission is always free.

Hours
Tues. - Sat. 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sun. 12:00 to 4:30 p.m. Closed Monday. Closed major holidays.
Contact
(619) 239-5548
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Friday, April 1, 2016 - 10:00am
An Archaeologist’s Eye
Saturday, April 2, 2016 - 10:00am
An Archaeologist’s Eye
Sunday, April 3, 2016 - 12:00pm
An Archaeologist’s Eye
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 10:00am
An Archaeologist’s Eye
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 10:00am
An Archaeologist’s Eye

Masterworks in the collection cover 700 years of history and range from 14th century altarpieces through 18th century portraits and landscapes to 19th century still lifes. The foyer features the Timken’s annual holiday tree with the Schlappi Collection of Hord and Schlappi ornaments.

Timken Museum of Art
1500 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101

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