Late Nights

Join us on the third Friday of each month, when the Museum is open until midnight. Each Late Night offers hundreds of experiences for visitors of all ages with performances, concerts, readings, film screenings, tours, family programs, and more! Be sure to check out our Late Night Video on YouTube! 

$15 public
$10 students (with valid ID)
FREE for DMA Members
FREE for children 11 and under

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Format: 2/25/17

Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art

Third Fridays, 6:00 p.m.–midnight

Join us on Friday, March 17 for an evening of knights, unicorns, fairy tales, storytelling, and a little magic! This is one of your last chances to see Art and Nature in the Middle Ages before it closes on Sunday, March 19.

Late Night Talk

Fantastic Beasts: Harry Potter and the Medieval Bestiary
Join Dr. Melissa Aaron, Professor in the Department of English and Foreign Languages at Cal Poly Pomona, for a closer look at medieval depictions of mythological beasts and how J. K. Rowling adapted them for her Potterverse. 7:00 p.m., Friday, March 17

Special Event

Tonight, all commoners are welcome to meet and take photos with the Royal Court from the Scarborough Renaissance Festival. To experience all that the Scarborough Renaissance Festival has to offer, don’t forget to visit the festival between April 8 and May 29. 6:00-9:00 p.m., Friday, March 17

Late Night Main Stage

Be transported to the Middle Ages with a performance of musical masterpieces from Medieval and Renaissance Europe performed by The Austin Troubadours.
8:00-9:00 p.m., Friday, March 17


Late Night Film

If you know the airspeed velocity of an unladen swallow or the appropriate countdown for the Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch, join us for a quote-along screening of Monty Python and the Holy Grail, complete with coconuts and a crown fit for the King of the Britons. Coconuts and crowns limited to the first 125 attendees.
9:00 p.m., Friday, March 17

Happy Hour Performance

Start your evening with a selection of music from early European composers performed on the recorder by Trio Giocoso. This performing ensemble specializes in music for the recorder from the Middle Ages through the present. 
6:00 p.m., Friday, March 17

Knights-in-Training Family Gallery Quest

Suit up, aspiring knights—you’ve got a kingdom to defend! Pick up your clue sheet at a Visitor Services Desk, and then visit four secret locations on Level 2 to complete your knight training and earn a special prize. Beware, there may be dragons along your path!
7:30-9:00 p.m., Friday, March 17