The Clark Art Institute in Williamstown reopens to the public on Friday, July 4, following a massive renovation, welcoming visitors to explore galleries and grounds and enjoy special Independence Day celebrations on the campus.
Following the conclusion of the town’s Independence Day parade on Spring Street, the Clark will welcome the community to enjoy a picnic lunch on the Institute’s front lawn beginning at 12noon. At 1pm, an opening ceremony will be held at the main entrance to the Clark’s new visitor center, after which the Clark will open its doors. Galleries are open until 7pm, and admission is FREE. At 7:30pm, the Clark hosts a concert of patriotic music and American standards by the Eagles Band, followed by fireworks beginning at approximately 9pm.