Great Gables Guide – Events In Coral Gables, Florida
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Lunch and Learn: Rediscovering History Through Objects
Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Enjoy this Lunch and Learn session with Joel Bohy, Director of Historic Arms and Militaria, Skinner Auctioneers, from noon to 1:30pm at the museum. Mr. Bohy will share his exciting discoveries of historic arms and uniforms and their connections to battles of the past.
A lifelong resident of Concord, Massachusetts, Joel began collecting at an early age and developed a passion for the arms, equipage, and uniforms of the common soldier from the American Revolutionary War through World War II. He has provided replicas for museums, historical societies, and historical artists including the Concord Museum, the National Park Service, the Museum of the American Revolution, and private collectors.
Guests will also enjoy a tour on “Sheltering Survivors” the newest exhibit on view in the Fewell Gallery. Presented in partnership with Skinner Auctioneers. Sponsored by Gibraltar Private.
The ticket price is $25. Advance registration is required. New members are welcome. Please RSVP to Executive Assistant Ingrid Lugo.
The Coral Gables Museum is located at 285 Aragon. Call 305-603-8067. http://www.coralgablesmuseum.org