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Museum of Fine Arts

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Categories: Attraction, Museum

Parking: Street

Admission: $17, $15 seniors and military, $10 students with college ID, kids 6 and younger free. $5 after 5 p.m. Thursdays.

More in this neighborhood: Downtown St. Petersburg

Comprehensive permanent collection of 19th century French and American paintings, early 20th century American paintings and photography. On display: I Am Birmingham, a technically innovative installation is John Scott's response to the tragic church bombing in 1963. Through Feb. 28. 50 Artworks for 50 Years presents the museum's newest acquisitions to their collection. Through March 13. Christian Marclay: Telephone and Sound Holes is a spotlight exhibition of two works from the multimedia artist. Through May 1. Opening Feb. 13, Contemplating Character: Portrait Drawings and Oil Sketches from Jacques-Louis David to Lucian Freud. Through May 29. Also opening Feb. 13, The Art of the Classical Guitar. Through May 29.

Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, Friday-Saturday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday. The museum is closed on Christmas Day.

Thursdays: Admission is $5 from 5-8 p.m. Also, any MFA guest who goes to the museum on Thursday night can take the receipt to Parkshore Grill or 400 Beach and get 10 percent off dinner.

Events at Museum of Fine Arts

Sunshine City Songwriters Festival
Sunday, February 14, 2016 2:00pm
Nerissa Nields

Art and Sign Language
Friday, February 12, 2016 11:00am
Friday, February 26, 2016 11:00am

Coffee Talk
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 10:30am
Living with Genius

Drumming at MFA
Saturday, February 13, 2016 10:30am
Saturday, February 27, 2016 10:30am

Gallery Talk
Saturday, February 13, 2016 3:00pm

Hot Gatherings, Cool Conversations
Sunday, February 14, 2016 1:30pm

Kidding Around Yoga
Saturday, February 6, 2016 10:00am
Saturday, February 20, 2016 10:00am
Saturday, March 5, 2016 10:00am

MFA Guitar Festival
Thursday, February 25, 2016 6:30pm
Michael Chapdelaine

Make and Take Saturday
Saturday, February 6, 2016 11:00am
Contemplating Character
Saturday, February 20, 2016 11:00am
Contemplating Character
Saturday, March 5, 2016 11:00am
The Art of Classical Guitar

My MFA Lecture
Saturday, February 13, 2016 3:00pm
The Art of Classical Guitar
Sunday, March 6, 2016 3:00pm

St. Petersburg Opera: Evenings/Mornings With the Maestro
Friday, March 18, 2016 11:00am
Wine, Whiskey and Wonder
Saturday, February 6, 2016 6:30pm
Grape Escape
Sunday, February 7, 2016 10:30am
Jazz Brunch
Sunday, February 7, 2016 12:30pm
Jazz Brunch

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