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PlayTime

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Presented by Peabody Essex Museum at Peabody Essex Museum, Salem MA

Feb 10 2018
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May 06 2018
PlayTime

PlayTime is the first major thematic exhibition to survey the rapidly evolving role of play in contemporary art and culture.

PlayTime is the first major thematic exhibition to survey the rapidly evolving role of play in contemporary art and culture. Nearly forty works by seventeen leading contemporary artists—including large-scale installations, sculpture, photographs, video and tactile interactives—examine how play catalyzes creative expression, enchants the ordinary, and helps us understand ourselves in new ways.

The Digital Publication
Launched in early fall 2017, playtime.pem.org jumpstarts the conversation

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ADMISSION INFO

Contact: (978) 745-9500

Email: information@pem.org

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Peabody Essex Museum

161 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970

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PARKING INFO

To park, you may use the parking garage on New Liberty Street. In addition, there is a municipal parking lot on nearby St. Peter Street, and a smaller garage on Derby Street, at the corner of Hawthorne Boulevard and Derby Street, three blocks from the museum. Limited on-street parking is available around Salem Common and at two-hour meters.

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    • Wheelchair Access

All public areas of the museum are accessible to wheelchairs; the historic houses are not. Yin Yu Tang: A Chinese House offers limited wheelchair accessibility. A representative at the information

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