Tibetan Museum to Participate in Blue Star Museums Program

BLUE STAR MUSEUMS The Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art is pleased to participate in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America. The program runs from Memorial Day, May 29, 2017, through Labor Day, September 4, [...]

May 26th, 2017|Categories: Art, Events, News, Things To See in Staten Island, Travel|Tags: |

Freed From the Vault – August 2016

FREED FROM THE VAULT AMITAYUS Tshe dpag med  85.04.0647 Painted and Gilded Copper Alloy China, 1780 – Dated by inscription  85.04.0648 Painted and Gilded Copper Alloy China, 1770 – Dated by inscription   Amitayus, the Buddha of Eternal Life, is extremely popular, since his special ability it to prolong life. Many Buddhists commission images of [...]

August 31st, 2016|Categories: Things To See in Staten Island, Tibetan Art|Tags: , |

Things to Do In Staten Island: Part 1

This is a multipart blog about the things to do in Staten Island. In this part, we look at visiting the Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art during the summertime. The Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art is located at the top of Lighthouse Hill (Lighthouse Avenue) in Staten Island. The surroundings make this an [...]

July 23rd, 2014|Categories: Things To See in Staten Island|