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This Saturday in the Studio, celebrate life’s...

This Saturday in the Studio, celebrate life’s cycles—the good, the bad and the beautiful! Create a botanical-themed monoprint in a workshop developed in collaboration with our Polly Thayer Starr Artist Series visiting artist Silvia López Chavez. read on: http://bit.ly/2u88qLx

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    This Saturday in the Studio, celebrate life's cycles-the good, the bad and the beautiful! Create a botanical-themed monoprint in a workshop developed in collaboration with our Polly Thayer Starr...
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8 hours ago

Get the behind-the-scenes scoop on how our Li...

Get the behind-the-scenes scoop on how our Life, Death & Revelry exhibition brought the Farnese Sarcophagus to life at our upcoming Artist and Curator Talk. Visit us on July 26 at 7 pm to take advantage of this rare opportunity. Buy tickets: http://bit.ly/2N55er9

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Get the behind-the-scenes scoop on how our Life, Death & Revelry exhibition brought the Farnese Sarcophagus to life at our upcoming Artist and Curator Talk. Visit us on July 26 at 7 pm to take...
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14 hours ago

Small Bite: Nathálie

Pierce Boston, 186 Brookline Ave., Boston, nathaliebar.com.

    Small Bite: Nathálie
    At Haley Fortier's new wine bar, Nathálie, opening later this month in the Fenway, the future is female-and so is the wine list. Named for her grandmother, who's still full of joie de vivre at 91, the sister spot to Haley.Henry Wine Bar devotes its entire by-the-glass list to small-production wines made by women.
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14 hours ago

Calling all Slytherins, Isabella’s got just t...

Calling all Slytherins, Isabella’s got just the piece for you! 🐍 This golden dress ornament features emerald green beads and coiled snakes whose heads create the clasp! Object: Indian, Dress Ornament With Snakes (detail), metal with glass beads and cotton tassel.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Calling all Slytherins, Isabella's got just the piece for you! 🐍 This golden dress ornament features emerald green beads and coiled snakes whose heads create the clasp! Object: Indian, Dress...
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16 hours ago

Where to Eat in the Fenway Neighborhood Right Now

84 Peterborough St., Boston, 857-239-9736, bennettssandwichshop.com.

92 Peterborough St., Boston, 617-262-9090, elpelon.com.

1321 Boylston St., Boston, 617-545-1060, eventideoysterco.com.

4 Kilmarnock St., Boston, 617-266-0001, salonikigreek.com.

1301 Boylston St., Boston, 617-425-4444, tastyburger.com.

1310 Boylston St., Boston, 617-450-9000, citizenpub.com.

1363 Boylston St., Boston, 617-425-6262, tigermamaboston.com.

1271 Boylston St., Boston, 617-670-0507, hojokoboston.com.

1381 Boylston St., Boston, 617-266-1300, sweetcheeksq.com.

69 Kilmarnock St., Boston, 617-421-4470, tapestry.restaurant.

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3 Lansdowne St., Boston, 617-262-2424, bleacherbarboston.com.

528 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, 617-532-9100, easternstandardboston.com.

500 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, 617-532-5300, islandcreekoysterbar.com.

    Where to Eat in the Fenway Neighborhood Right Now
    There's a whole lot more to the area's culinary cred than Fenway franks. Check out the indispensable Boston magazine guide to the Kenmore Square neighborhood's best restaurants and bars, to find out where to eat from fast-casual to fine dining-from the best bars, to Sweet Cheeks Q, Saloniki Greek, and more.
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#TransformationTuesday Our conservation depar...

#TransformationTuesday Our conservation department is giving this 17th century chair a much needed makeover! The bottom seat cushion has been restored and is back on display in the Long Gallery.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    TransformationTuesday Our conservation department is giving this 17th century chair a much needed makeover! The bottom seat cushion has been restored and is back on display in the Long Gallery.
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32 hours ago

Dogs? Dragons? Some other kind of creature? T...

Dogs? Dragons? Some other kind of creature? These twin ornaments aren’t concerned with names—they’re too busy guarding the doorframe in the Worthington Street Lobby! Object: East Asian, Pair of Architectural Ornaments, mid 18th century, painted wood.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Dogs? Dragons? Some other kind of creature? These twin ornaments aren't concerned with names-they're too busy guarding the doorframe in the Worthington Street Lobby! Object: East Asian, Pair of...
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38 hours ago

#OnThisDay Isabella Stewart Gardner passed aw...

#OnThisDay Isabella Stewart Gardner passed away in 1924, leaving a museum “for the education and enjoyment of the public forever.” Thank you Isabella for bringing wonder and joy to Boston.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    OnThisDay Isabella Stewart Gardner passed away in 1924, leaving a museum "for the education and enjoyment of the public forever." Thank you Isabella for bringing wonder and joy to Boston.
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2 days ago

Nothing says summer quite like sunflower yell...

Nothing says summer quite like sunflower yellow walls! 🌻 The appropriately named Yellow Room showcases Isabella’s love of music, art, and her friendships with the creators in those fields.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Nothing says summer quite like sunflower yellow walls! 🌻 The appropriately named Yellow Room showcases Isabella's love of music, art, and her friendships with the creators in those fields.
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2 days ago

New Food Truck Lets America’s Test Kitchen Fans Eat What They Saw on TV

...was. It closed last week, as did the nearly 20-year-old Newton Centre location (776 Beacon St.). Meanwhile, the Beacon Hill location (66 Charles St., Boston) has been closed by the city...

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...Kitchen will debut a food truck outside of its Seaport headquarters (Innovation and Design Building, 21 Drydock Ave., Boston). Open from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and...

    New Food Truck Lets America's Test Kitchen Fans Eat What They Saw on TV
    Welcome back to What Happened Last Week? , a round-up of mini news bites to kick off the day. Catch up on last week's most-read stories, including the summer update of the Eater 38; news of a forthcoming brick-and-mortar location of the popular Create Boston event series; the openings of Little Dipper, Blue Bottle, and TreMonte; and more.
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3 days ago

Isabella studied in France, where she picked ...

Isabella studied in France, where she picked up this motto: Think much, speak little, write nothing. Share this quote with the Isabella in your life! Image: Martin Mower, Isabella Stewart Gardner, 1917, oil.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Isabella studied in France, where she picked up this motto: Think much, speak little, write nothing. Share this quote with the Isabella in your life! Image: Martin Mower, Isabella Stewart Gardner,...
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3 days ago

Happy Birthday, Rembrandt! 🎂 Not only is this...

Happy Birthday, Rembrandt! 🎂 Not only is this one of his first self portraits, but it’s also the piece that solidified Isabella’s decision to transform her private collection into a public museum. #HatsOffToYouRembrandt Image: Rembrandt Van Rijn, Self-Portrait, Age 23, 1629, oil on oak panel.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Happy Birthday, Rembrandt! 🎂 Not only is this one of his first self portraits, but it's also the piece that solidified Isabella's decision to transform her private collection into a public museum....
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3 days ago

Isabella took care to exhibit the work of wom...

Isabella took care to exhibit the work of women artists in the contemporary galleries of her museum. This bust of Maria de Acosta Sargent by Anna Coleman Ladd is one such example! Object: Anna Coleman Ladd, Maria de Acosta Sargent, 1915, bronze.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Isabella took care to exhibit the work of women artists in the contemporary galleries of her museum. This bust of Maria de Acosta Sargent by Anna Coleman Ladd is one such example! Object: Anna...
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4 days ago

One of the few nudes in Isabella’s collection...

One of the few nudes in Isabella’s collection, this figure drawing by Whistler shows a beautiful harmony of color. The blues on the fabric are similar to the Summer Blues growing in the Courtyard! 💙 Image: James McNeill Whistler, Lapis Lazuli (detail), 1885-1886, chalk and pastel on brown paper.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    One of the few nudes in Isabella's collection, this figure drawing by Whistler shows a beautiful harmony of color. The blues on the fabric are similar to the Summer Blues growing in the Courtyard! 💙...
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It’s looking like Christmas in July at the Ga...

It’s looking like Christmas in July at the Gardner! 🎄 These Glory Bowers are some vigorous climbers and are growing strong and tall in the Courtyard. See these red and white beauties in person on your next visit!

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    It's looking like Christmas in July at the Gardner! 🎄 These Glory Bowers are some vigorous climbers and are growing strong and tall in the Courtyard. See these red and white beauties in person on...
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5 days ago

Non-Hearing Common Victualler Transactions

Wheelock College, 39-41 Pilgrim Road have applied for a transfer of a dormitory license From: Wheelock College To: Trustees of Boston University, Nishmin Kashyap, manager.

Wheelock College, 150 Riverway has apply for a transfer of a dormitory license From: Wheelock College To: Trustees of Boston University, Nishmin Kashyap, manager.

Wheelock College, 154 Riverway have applied for a transfer of a dormitory license From: Wheelock College To: Trustees of Boston University, Nishmin Kashyap, manager.

Wheelock College, 162 Riverway have applied for a transfer of a dormitory license From: Wheelock College To: Trustees of Boston University, Nishmin Kashyap, manager.

Wheelock College, 210 Riverway have applied for a transfer of a dormitory license From: Wheelock College To: Trustees of Boston University, Nishmin Kashyap, manager.

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Alliance World, Corp. d/b/a La Catrina Fonda Mexicana, 1620 Commonwealth Avenue, Brighton, MA 02135. Described as; kitchen, dining area and basement; 19 seats. To be managed by Eddie O. Garcia, Jr., between the hours of 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM. 

L & G Group, Corp. d/b/a I-CE-NY, 217 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02116. Described as; basement level ice cream shop; 16 seats. To be managed by Mingdong Li, between the hours of 10:00 AM – 11:00 PM.

Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA. 02115 haves applied for a (2) two one day extension of the hours for an Opening Event on July 29-30, 2018 between the hours of 7:00 PM - 2:00 AM.

Decibel Enterprises, LLC d/b/a DBar, 1238-1242 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, MA. 02125 has apply for a one day extension of the license to include half of the parking lot for Victory Programs fundraiser on August 26, 2018 between the hours of 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Vietnam Veterans Workshop, Inc. 30 Cornhill have applied for a transfer of a lodging house license From: Vietnam Veterans Workshop, Inc. To: Court Street Veterans Housing, LLC. Kevin A. Ward, manager.

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    Non-Hearing Common Victualler Transactions
    The Licensing Board will hold an open meeting on July 19, 2018 at 10 a.m. The following have applied for a new Common Victualler License at a previously licensed location. Alliance World, Corp. d/b/a La Catrina Fonda Mexicana, 1620 Commonwealth Avenue, Brighton, MA 02135. Described as; kitchen, dining area and basement; 19 seats.
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5 days ago

Mark your calendars for July 27 when admissio...

Mark your calendars for July 27 when admission will be free, thanks to the Highland Street Foundation’s Free Fun Fridays! From martial arts to music performances, there's something fun for everyone. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2MQSi8b

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Mark your calendars for July 27 when admission will be free, thanks to the Highland Street Foundation's Free Fun Fridays! From martial arts to music performances, there's something fun for everyone....
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5 days ago

#FarneseFact No, our revelers aren’t at a rav...

#FarneseFact No, our revelers aren’t at a rave (though they would fit right in!). Long-wave ultraviolet light reveals which parts of the sarcophagus had to be recarved. This side was particularly damaged—only the green parts are original!

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    FarneseFact No, our revelers aren't at a rave (though they would fit right in!). Long-wave ultraviolet light reveals which parts of the sarcophagus had to be recarved. This side was particularly...
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5 days ago

Get a close look at the revelers on our Farne...

Get a close look at the revelers on our Farnese sarcophagus at our Life, Death & Revelry exhibition! For the first time in over 100 years, visitors can view this two millennia old work of art from all angles. Enjoy today: http://bit.ly/2IIuaD6

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Get a close look at the revelers on our Farnese sarcophagus at our Life, Death & Revelry exhibition! For the first time in over 100 years, visitors can view this two millennia old work of art from...
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6 days ago

Tonight's the night! Drop in for Neighborhood...

Tonight's the night! Drop in for Neighborhood Nights: Creative Cycle, a completely free evening full of dance, music, and performances. Join us from 5 - 9pm for this incredible and unforgettable night. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2tyk6XL

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Tonight's the night! Drop in for Neighborhood Nights: Creative Cycle, a completely free evening full of dance, music, and performances. Join us from 5 - 9pm for this incredible and unforgettable...
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6 days ago

Five Snazzy Open House to See This Weekend

188 Brookline Avenue #25C, Fenway

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104 Pembroke Street #2, South End

21 Father Francis Gilday Street #106, South End

160 Commonwealth Avenue #707, Back Bay

199 W Newton #1, South End

    Five Snazzy Open House to See This Weekend
    From a unit in the Pierce to a Comm. Ave. penthouse. Open house: Sunday, July 15, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Open house: Sunday, July 15, 12-2 p.m. Open house: Sunday, July 15, 12-1:30 p.m. Open houses: Saturday, July 14, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Sunday, July 15, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Open house: Sunday, July 15, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
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Jul 11

What’s your favorite color? 🌈 At our Saturda...

What’s your favorite color? 🌈 At our Saturday Open Studios, we’re making botanical-themed monoprints in every color of the rainbow. Drop in from 11 - 4pm this Saturday and make yourself a work of art! http://bit.ly/2KQTLej

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    What's your favorite color? 🌈 At our Saturday Open Studios, we're making botanical-themed monoprints in every color of the rainbow. Drop in from 11 - 4pm this Saturday and make yourself a work of...
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Jul 11

You can’t miss our Medusa Mosaic—it’s the Cou...

You can’t miss our Medusa Mosaic—it’s the Courtyard’s centerpiece! This iconic work of art dates back to 117 AD, where it was first used as a floor for the baths of a villa. Today its beauty is on full display for all to enjoy. Object: Italian, Mosaic Floor: Medusa, 117-138 AD, stone and glass.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    You can't miss our Medusa Mosaic-it's the Courtyard's centerpiece! This iconic work of art dates back to 117 AD, where it was first used as a floor for the baths of a villa. Today its beauty is on...
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Jul 10

Love this post if this is the face your cat m...

Love this post if this is the face your cat makes when it’s time for dinner. 😾 Made of gilt wood, this sour puss has been around since the 19th century! #TalkAbout9Lives Object: Emmanuel Frémiet, Cat Figurine (detail), 19th century, gilt wood.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Love this post if this is the face your cat makes when it's time for dinner. 😾 Made of gilt wood, this sour puss has been around since the 19th century! #TalkAbout9Lives Object: Emmanuel Frémiet,...
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Jul 10

Celebrate the best things in life on July 19 ...

Celebrate the best things in life on July 19 from 5:30 - 9pm for Third Thursdays: Life of the Party! 🎉 Bask in summer’s glow, and enjoy outdoor gardens, music, art-making, and friends. Buy your tickets now: http://bit.ly/2IAFnVs

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Celebrate the best things in life on July 19 from 5:30 - 9pm for Third Thursdays: Life of the Party! 🎉 Bask in summer's glow, and enjoy outdoor gardens, music, art-making, and friends. Buy your...
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Jul 10

Free Fun Friday is back again at the Gardner ...

Free Fun Friday is back again at the Gardner Museum! Thanks to the Highland Street Foundation, your visit on July 27 is on us. This amazing day includes performances, music, food trucks, martial arts, and more! Don’t miss out: http://bit.ly/2MQSi8b (Photo: Ally Schmaling)

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Free Fun Friday is back again at the Gardner Museum! Thanks to the Highland Street Foundation, your visit on July 27 is on us. This amazing day includes performances, music, food trucks, martial...
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Jul 09

The Chinese Loggia is a transitional space be...

The Chinese Loggia is a transitional space between the meticulously curated Courtyard and the more naturally growing Monk’s Garden. The Chinese Buddhist sculptures add to the room’s calming affect and point to Isabella’s interest in and respect for different religious practices.

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    The Chinese Loggia is a transitional space between the meticulously curated Courtyard and the more naturally growing Monk's Garden. The Chinese Buddhist sculptures add to the room's calming affect...
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