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Riches, Rivals and Radicals: 100 Years of Museums in America

In celebration of International Museum Day, the Hallie Ford Museum of Art will present the documentary film "Riches, Rivals and Radicals: 100 Years of Museums in America." Hosted by radio and television correspondent Susan Stamberg, the film will run May 18 in the museum's Roger Hull Lecture Hall beginning at 7:30 p.m.

International Museum Day is an annual celebration that raises awareness of museums' service to society. In keeping with the spirit of the day, admission will be free on May 18, as it is on Tuesdays throughout the year.

The museum is located at 700 State Street in downtown Salem near the campus of Willamette University. Hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. The galleries are closed Monday.

For more information, please call (503) 370-6855 or visit www.willamette.edu/museum_of_art/.

04-22-2011