Doris Duke's Shangri La

When:
Date: 
May 31, 2014 - August 31, 2014
Schedule: 
Wed. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri.-Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Cost:
Adults $10, Students/Seniors $8, Children 6-12 $1, Children 5 and Under Free
Where:
Nevada Museum of Art
160 W Liberty Street
Reno, NV 89501
Phone:
(775) 329-3333

Doris Duke was so enchanted by her travels to the Middle East that the tobacco heiress commissioned a residence in Hawaii as a showcase for Islamic arts. For the first time, pieces from that home, dubbed Shangri La, can be seen on the mainland. Doris Duke's Shangri La, at Reno's Nevada Museum of Art, displays some 70 objects, including paintings, tapestries, and a 19th-century Indian jade-and-gold hand mirror. 

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