2014 Straw Maze: Bales of Cornwall
September 5–November 2, 2014
Fridays, 6:00–8:00 p.m.
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sundays, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Opening Reception: Friday, September 5 | 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Play, climb and explore the 2014 straw maze, Bales of Cornwall. This installation sculpture is made from massive straw bales and was designed by architect and designer Peter Brown and Barbara Ann Sprague of BrownSprague LLC. It was inspired by the painting Morning Tide – Coast of Cornwall by Philadelphia artist Waterl Elmer Schofield, whose work is on exhibit at the Museum starting September 18.
Ages 4-11 with adult: $8 per child($6 members)
$20 ($18 members) for families of three or more.
Multiple weekend passes are available.
Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Entrance to the Museum is free to parents and guardians whose children participate in the family event.
Saturday Art-Making Activities
Saturdays, 12:30-2:30 p.m.
Free with ticket to Straw Maze
September 6, 13, 20, and 27
October 4, 11, 18, and 25
Harry Potter Festival
Friday, October 17 | 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Saturday, October 18 | 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Join the fun when Bales of Cornwall is transformed into the dangerous cliffs, caverns, and sea where Dumbledore and Harry Potter search for the locket with on eof Voldemort’s souls. Brave the risky waters (of straw) and caverns filled with treacherous creatures and dark magic spells. Enjoy some Hogwarts Express treats from the trolley too!
2013 Straw Maze Installation Video