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August 14, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

M. C. Escher Curator Tour

Join us at the World Chess Hall of Fame for a free curator-led tour with complimentary cocktails & appetizers as we explore our newest exhibition, M.C. Escher: Infinite Variations, plus a look at US Chess: 80 Years—Promoting the Royal Game in America.

Explore the mystery and complexity of chess enthusiast M.C. Escher through works spanning his entire career, and learn about the accomplishments of US Chess as we celebrate the organization’s 80th anniversary. Following the tour, browse and collect original M.C. Escher prints, exhibition merchandise, and stunning decorative chess sets at our award-winning gift shop, Q Boutique.

5:00 p.m. Cocktails

5:30 p.m. Tour

Free admission. Complimentary cocktails & hors d’ oeuvres. Advance RSVP is encouraged.

Details

Date:
August 14, 2019
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

World Chess Hall of Fame
4652 Maryland Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108 United States
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Organizer

World Chess Hall of Fame
Phone:
(314) 367-9243
Email:
claire.grothe@worldchesshof.org
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