OCTOBER 12 2012
Monet's Garden at New York Botanical Garden
NYC Ballet at Lincoln Center
The flowers in this section of the beautiful Botanical Garden was inspired by the painting styles of the great Claude Monet.
The Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center
Constantly putting on amazing performances, the NYC Ballet is world renowned for its mastery of the traditional and its ingeniuty in the original.
Picasso Black and White at the Guggenheim Museum
Known as the preeminent opera house in the US, this season will undoubtedly please both the opera fanatic and the relative newcomer.
Mural Mile Walking Tour
Take a black and white stroll through Pablo Picasso's illustrious career, from his early beginnings all the way through his experimental and transcendental end.
Headhouse Square Farmers' Market
Allow an expert guide to show you the ins and outs of Center City, as you learn about the many restaurants, shopping hotspots and landmarks in the neighborhood.
The Franklin Institute Presents The Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times
The only way to put fresher ingredients on your table would be to pick them yourself.
Take advantage of the world's first opportunity to view the earliest known Biblical texts, recently excavated from a cave along the coast of the Dead Sea.
Center City District Restaurant Week
Color Conversations by Diane Lachman
A great way to taste test a town with more than plenty to offer in the delectable restaurants category. There are both lunch and dinner specials offered by over 100 restaurants.
Civil War Georgetown: House and Walking Tour
The Muse Gallery displays some homegrown talent, in the form of Philadelphia native, Diane Lachman's exploration of the meaning of color.
The Color Purple: The Musical
Did someone say Civil War reenactment? No, its a tour of Tudor Place and Civil War Georgetown, visiting historic burial sites, important residences and Union hospitals.
The Hirshhorn Museum Presents Ai Weiwei: According to What?
Experience how powerful love can be, in overcoming adversity and finding your own unique place in the world. A testament to inner strength, this is a true celebration of life.
One of China's premier artists, Ai Weiwei is known for exploring the relationship between art, society and the individual. Here the Hirshhorn provides a great variety of media that he has worked with to show the full range of his talents.