Free Events

The first Saturday of each month at The Cummer is FREE FOR ALL, thanks to the generous support of Delores Barr Weaver and J. Wayne Weaver.

Guests can enjoy free admission, as well as art-making activities for all ages in the Cummer Gardens, live music, and a Docent-led tour at 2 p.m.

To register for programs, please call 904.899.6023.
  1. November 20 | Florida Blue Free Tuesday

    Free | No registration required
    4 to 9 p.m.

    Every Tuesday, enjoy free admission to the Cummer Museum and its historic Gardens, thanks to the generous support of Florida Blue.

    Guests can enjoy free admission to the Galleries and Gardens. Each Tuesday evening, the Cummer Café is open for Tapas Tuesday sponsored by VyStar Credit Union.

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  2. November 27 | Florida Blue Free Tuesday

    Free | No registration required
    4 to 9 p.m.

    Every Tuesday, enjoy free admission to the Cummer Museum and its historic Gardens, thanks to the generous support of Florida Blue.

    Guests can enjoy free admission to the Galleries and Gardens. Each Tuesday evening, the Cummer Café is open for Tapas Tuesday sponsored by VyStar Credit Union.

    Learn More >
  3. December 1 | Weaver First Saturday Free for All

    Free | No registration required

    The first Saturday of each month at the Cummer Museum is FREE FOR ALL, thanks to the generous support of J. Wayne and Delores Barr Weaver. Guests can enjoy free admission, as well as art-making activities for all ages, live music, and a Docent-led tour at 2 p.m.

    Learn More >
  4. December 2 | Bank of America and Merrill Lynch Museums On Us

    Free to cardholders | No registration required

    The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens offers free admission on the first Sunday of the first full weekend of the month to all Bank of America or Merrill Lynch cardholders through the Museums on Us program. Each cardholder receives one free general admission to the Museum. For more information on the Museums on Us program, please click here. For more information on the Museum's programming and events, please call 904.899.6038. 

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  5. December 4 | Florida Blue Free Tuesday

    Free | No registration required
    4 to 9 p.m.

    Every Tuesday, enjoy free admission to the Cummer Museum and its historic Gardens, thanks to the generous support of Florida Blue.

    Guests can enjoy free admission to the Galleries and Gardens. Each Tuesday evening, the Cummer Café is open for Tapas Tuesday sponsored by VyStar Credit Union.

    Learn More >
  6. December 11 | Florida Blue Free Tuesday

    Free | No registration required
    4 to 9 p.m.

    Every Tuesday, enjoy free admission to the Cummer Museum and its historic Gardens, thanks to the generous support of Florida Blue.

    Guests can enjoy free admission to the Galleries and Gardens. Each Tuesday evening, the Cummer Café is open for Tapas Tuesday sponsored by VyStar Credit Union.

    Learn More >
  7. December 18 | Florida Blue Free Tuesday

    Free | No registration required
    4 to 9 p.m.

    Every Tuesday, enjoy free admission to the Cummer Museum and its historic Gardens, thanks to the generous support of Florida Blue.

    Guests can enjoy free admission to the Galleries and Gardens. Each Tuesday evening, the Cummer Café is open for Tapas Tuesday sponsored by VyStar Credit Union.

    Learn More >
  8. February 6 | Augusta's Artistic Genius with the Jacksonville Public Library

    Free | No registration required | Ages 12-18 | Jacksonville Public Library Main Branch

    This program will educate participants on the life and work of artist Augusta Savage, and will increase participants’ cultural competence and creativity, through art activities and educational discussion. This event will be held at and hosted by the Jacksonville Public Library in their Teen Department at the Main Library.

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  9. February 9 | Augusta Savage: Renaissance Woman with the Jacksonville Public Library

    Free | No registration required | Jacksonville Public Library Main Branch

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  10. February 16 | Books & Bricks - Augusta Savage Sculpts! (and so Can You!) with the Jacksonville Public Library

    Free | No registration required | Ages 5 to 12 | Jacksonville Public Library Main Branch

    This program will introduce school age children to local sculptor Augusta Savage, her role in the Harlem Renaissance, her work for equal rights in the arts, as well as her teaching studio fostering a rising generation of artists. Children will create a collaborative Lego display and discuss her life and career. This event will be held at and hosted by the Jacksonville Public Library in their Terry Children’s Theater at the Main Library.

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  11. March 19 | Panel Discussion: A Closer Look at Gender and Legacy

    Free | Registration required

    Join the Cummer Museum, MOSH, and Generation W for a panel discussion elevating women’s stories and achievements. Take a closer look at the impact of gender on legacy and career through the stories of two local women: artist Augusta Savage, and architect Henrietta Dozier.

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  12. March 26 | A Legacy of Service: Honoring the Contributions of Women who Impacted the First Coast

    Free | Registration required
    Ritz Theatre & Museum

    Augusta Savage was a remarkable change agent in her Harlem community. Join the Ritz Theatre & Museum and UNF for an informative evening highlighting local women who have made an impact within the greater Jacksonville community, and how their legacies are being preserved for future generations.

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  13. March 26 | A Legacy of Service: Honoring the Contributions of Women Who Impacted the First Coast

    Free | Registration required
    Ritz Museum and Theatre

    Augusta Savage was a remarkable change agent in her Harlem community. Join the Ritz Theatre & Museum and UNF for an informative evening highlighting local women who have made an impact within the greater Jacksonville community, and how their legacies are being preserved for future generations. For further information or to register, contact Adonnica Toler at 904.807.2014 or atoler@smgjax.com.

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  14. April 6 | Augusta Savage: Renaissance Woman Closing Celebration

    Free | No registration required

    Join us for a free, family-friendly, closing celebration for Augusta Savage: Renaissance Woman with live music, a fun art activity for children, New York Times bestselling Author Vashti Harrison, and an original spoken word performance directed by Yvette Angelique Hyater-Adams. 

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