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Each week, 13abc visits Toledo Museum of Art to showcase the latest exhibitions, acquisitions and activities in the world of art.

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  • Rare pictures on display at TMA

    Rare pictures on display at TMA

    Wednesday, June 18 2014 5:51 PM EDT2014-06-18 21:51:56 GMT
    This year marks the 50th anniversary of the United States Civil Rights Act being signed into law. The Toledo Museum of Art is about to open a special exhibition to mark the milestone. July 2, 1964 is the day the Civil Rights Act was signed into law.The exhibition to honor that day is called People Get Ready. It features dozens of works of art that focus on slavery, segregation and the civil rights movement here in the United States. The first desegregated bus ride in Montgomery, Alabama , Dr...
    This year marks the 50th anniversary of the United States Civil Rights Act being signed into law. The Toledo Museum of Art is about to open a special exhibition to mark the milestone. July 2, 1964 is the day the Civil Rights Act was signed into law.The exhibition to honor that day is called People Get Ready. It features dozens of works of art that focus on slavery, segregation and the civil rights movement here in the United States. The first desegregated bus ride in Montgomery, Alabama , Dr...
  • A chance to get your hands on a museum exhibit

    A chance to get your hands on a museum exhibit

    Thursday, March 27 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-03-27 22:06:12 GMT
    Dozens of works from a world famous contemporary artist are now on display at the Toledo Museum of Art. There's a bit of a twist to this exhibition, you have a chance to be part of it. Varujan Boghosian
    Dozens of works from a world famous contemporary artist are now on display at the Toledo Museum of Art. There's a bit of a twist to this exhibition, you have a chance to be part of it.
  • Toledo is 1 of 3 US cities with rare exhibit

    Toledo is 1 of 3 US cities with rare exhibit

    Thursday, March 20 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-03-20 21:52:26 GMT
    Art work from one of the most famous gardens in the world is now on display here in Toledo. Millions of people visit the Tuileries Garden in Paris every year. All you have to do to get a look at some of
    Art work from one of the most famous gardens in the world is now on display here in Toledo. Millions of people visit the Tuileries Garden in Paris every year. All you have to do to get a look at some of the masterpieces is make a trip to the Toledo Museum of Art .
  • Toledo tie to "The Monuments Men"

    Toledo tie to "The Monuments Men"

    Monday, February 3 2014 6:12 PM EST2014-02-03 23:12:04 GMT
    It's been called the world's greatest treasure hunt: finding all the artwork looted by the Nazis in World War II. There was a special group called "The Monuments Men," who helped find a lot of the lost
    It's been called the world's greatest treasure hunt: finding all the artwork looted by the Nazis in World War II. There was a special group called "The Monuments Men," who helped find a lot of the lost work. The story will play out on the silver screen later this week, and there is a Toledo tie to that impressive operation.
  • Group buys important pieces for Toledo Museum of Art

    Group buys important pieces for Toledo Museum of Art

    Tuesday, October 15 2013 5:42 PM EDT2013-10-15 21:42:59 GMT
    The Toledo Museum of Art is filled with treasures from around the world and some of the pieces have been given to the museum by a group called The Apollo Society. The Apollo Society was started 27 years
    The Toledo Museum of Art is filled with treasures from around the world and some of the pieces have been given to the museum by a group called The Apollo Society. The Apollo Society was started 27 years ago and it's made up of donors who support the museum by buying art. This year the museum was able to add several new pieces of global contemporary art to the collection thanks to the group.
  • Rare prints on display in Toledo

    Rare prints on display in Toledo

    Monday, September 30 2013 5:45 PM EDT2013-09-30 21:45:50 GMT
    The Toledo Museum of Art is full of treasures from around the world. An exhibit featuring some magnificent Japanese prints is set to open this week. It's called Fresh Impressions:Early Modern Japanese
    Rare exhibit of Japanese artwork opens at the Toledo Museum of Art
  • World famous artist calls BG home

    World famous artist calls BG home

    Tuesday, September 17 2013 8:20 PM EDT2013-09-18 00:20:36 GMT
    The Toledo Museum of Art is filled with famous artwork from around the world. Some of the artwork has local ties, including one of the newest pieces in the Glass Pavilion. It's an eye catching work of
    The Toledo Museum of Art is filled with famous artwork from around the world. Some of the artwork has local ties, including one of the newest pieces in the Glass Pavilion.
  • Art Scene - Aug. 12

    Art Scene - Aug. 12

    Monday, August 12 2013 5:46 PM EDT2013-08-12 21:46:22 GMT
    It's a first at the Toledo Museum of Art. The museum's Glass Pavilion has a fascinating display of Tiffany windows with Toledo ties. The windows came from Woodlawn Cemetery. 13abc's Lissa Guyton explains
    It's a first at the Toledo Museum of Art. The museum's Glass Pavilion has a fascinating display of Tiffany windows with Toledo ties. The windows came from Woodlawn Cemetery.
  • Toledo Museum of Art honors Battle of Lake Erie

    Toledo Museum of Art honors Battle of Lake Erie

    Monday, July 29 2013 3:49 PM EDT2013-07-29 19:49:47 GMT
    A very important Naval battle in American history happened right here in our region. The Battle of Lake Erie helped cement an American victory in the War of 1812 and you will soon have a chance to see
    The Toledo Museum of Art marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Lake Erie.
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  • What a Zoo!

    Zoo

    From insects to elephants, 13abc brings you the latest happenings and updates on your favorite animals every week at the Toledo Zoo.
    From insects to elephants, 13abc brings you the latest happenings and updates on your favorite animals every week at the Toledo Zoo.
  • What's Growing in the Garden?

    Garden

    13abc visits with the horticulturists and gardening experts at Toledo Botanical Garden to help you grow your best garden at home and stay up to date with activities and events at TBG.
    13abc visits with the horticulturists and gardening experts at Toledo Botanical Garden to help you grow your best garden at home and stay up to date with activities and events at TBG.