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French drawing room at Hillwood

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Member Preview Days for The Luxury of Clay: Porcelain Past and Present

Hillwood members are invited to explore The Luxury of Clay: Porcelain Past and Present in advance of the official opening! 

  • Members will receive special access to the dacha during a regular visit to Hillwood.

  • Additionally, Hillwood will remain open until 7 p.m. just for members on Wednesday, February 16 and Thursday, February 17.


Please note:

  • Hillwood members can register for a regular visit during member preview days (Wednesday, February 16 through Friday, February 18) and will receive exclusive access to the exhibition in the dacha upon arrival.
    • A reservation to visit is not required, but it is encouraged to ensure a smooth check-in.
    • Online registration and the confirmation email will not list the extended hours scheduled for members for Wednesday, February 16 and Thursday, February 17.
    • During extended hours, members can enjoy the museum shop until 7 p.m. and Merriweather To Go (for walk-up orders only) until 6:30 p.m. 
  • Guest passes will be required and redeemed at check-in for those accompanying Hillwood members to participate in member preview days.
  • Please check in at the front desk in the visitor center to begin each visit and to receive your special visitor tag.

Hillwood requires proof of vaccination for all visitors ages 12 and up. Without proof, entry to Hillwood will not be allowed. Please review the current vaccination and safety guidelines in advance of your visit. Members are responsible for communicating these rules to whomever accompanies them for a visit during member preview days.

Not a Hillwood member? Join or renew today to enjoy member preview days!

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The Luxury of Clay: Porcelain Past and Present
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Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens. Gift of Eleanor Close Barzin, 1985.

Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens. Gift of Eleanor Close Barzin, 1985.

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Madame de Pompadour (née Poisson) Soup Tureen and Stand. Cindy Sherman, 1990. Museum Purchase, 2006.

Madame de Pompadour (née Poisson) Soup Tureen and Stand. Cindy Sherman, 1990. Museum Purchase, 2006.

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Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973.

Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973.