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Inspired by India
Inspired by India

Celebration of India Donor Recognition Dinner and auction

Arthur M. Sackler Gallery | Freer Gallery of Art
Thursday, October 16, 2008

Join us for a glittering evening inspired by Diwali, India's festival of lights. Be transported to the fragrant gardens and opulent palaces of Rajasthan as you enjoy a festive dinner and private viewing of Garden and Cosmos: The Royal Paintings of Jodhpur. Meet His Highness Gaj Singh II, the maharaja of Marwar-Jodhpur, whose ancestral collections are featured in the exhibition. Later in the evening, take part in our Garden and Cosmos Live Auction of fabulous India-themed luxuries.



As renovation work continues in the Freer Gallery, the Sackler Gallery also will close on July 10, 2017. This museum-wide closure will allow us to completely reinstall our exhibitions and revitalize features to improve your visit. Both spaces will reopen on October 14, 2017, when we will welcome the public back to the Freer|Sackler: two galleries, one destination. For your safety, all visitors will have their bags checked. See the complete list of restricted items and bag sizes.