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NEW! Mystic Seaport Special Exhibit: Sargent, Whistler, & Venetian Glass

Saturday - Feb 11, 2023

Enjoy a day of fine art & glass in Mystic, CT. Sargent, Whistler, and Venetian Glass: American Artists and the Magic of Murano, brings to life the Venetian glass revival of the late nineteenth century and the artistic experimentation the city inspired for visiting artists. It is the first comprehensive examination of American tourism, artmaking, and art collecting in Venice, revealing the glass furnaces and their new creative boom as a vibrant facet of the city’s allure. Featuring more than 140 objects, this exhibition presents a choice selection of glass vessels in conversation with paintings, watercolors, and prints by the many talented American artists who found inspiration in Venice. Admission to Mystic Seaport including this special exhibition. Sit down lunch at the Steak Loft. Afternoon visit to the studio & gallery of glass blower Jeffrey P’an in Mystic. Jeffrey P'an has been working with glass for 30 years and his studio features beautiful blown glass by this local artist.

1 Day(s) | 1 Meals


  • Deluxe Motorcoach
  • Admission to the Mystic Seaport including entry to the Special Exhibit: Sargent, Whistler, and Venetian Glass
  • Meal at The Steak Loft in Olde Mistick Village. Advance entrée choice: Baked Seafood Stuffed Shrimp, Stuffed Breast of Chicken (cornbread, broccoli & cheese) OR Potato Crusted Cod (crispy potato crust w/ squeeze of fresh lemon)
  • Afternoon visit to the Studio & Gallery of glass blower, Jeffrey P'an in Mystic
  • Friendship Tours Tour Director
  • Trip is rain or shine.

Departure Locations

West Hartford/New Britain

Depart: 8:30 AM

Return: 5:30 PM

Commuter Lot across from Target, Village Square Rd & Hartford Rd., New Britain / West Hartford
Please park on the left side of the lot as you enter the driveway.


Depart: 9:00 AM

Return: 5:00 PM

Manchester, Park & Ride Commuter Lot, Buckland Street & Pleasant Valley Road





Cancellation Policy

Payments are non-refundable. Reservations are transferrable if you find a replacement. If Friendship Tours needs to cancel a tour due to reasons beyond our control, you will receive a credit held on account with us without expiration or a refund check can be issued for the tour cost less a $10.pp administrative fee.

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