SHAWNEE – The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art is free for moms on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 8, 2011.  Pamper your mom by bringing her out the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art to experience fine art in a relaxed setting.  Not only will she get to visit a very old mommy from Ancient Egypt, Tutu, but she will get to see the just opened exhibit on Rembrandt.  Rembrandt Etchings: Fakes, States, and Restrikes will be on exhibit until June 26, 2011.


The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art is located on the campus of St. Gregory’s University, 1900 W. MacArthur St. in Shawnee.  The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and 1 to 4 p.m. on Sundays.  Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for seniors age 65 or older, $3 for students and children ages 6 to 17, and free for children age 5 and younger.


This exhibition is funded in part by the Inasmuch Foundation, Oklahoma Arts Council, National Endowment for the Arts, and Allied Arts.  For accommodations on the basis of disability or more information on this exhibit, call the museum at (405) 878-5300.