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American Sign Language Gallery Tour

For visitors who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Sunday, May 3, 2015
2:00 PM–3:00 PM

Visitors are invited to explore the exhibition Art with Benefits: The Drigung Tradition. Art with Benefits highlights the distinctive and varying styles that have characterized Drigung art over its more than 800 year history, as well as the most commonly depicted subjects and the benefits they offer, including the Buddha type “Beneficial to See,” protectresses, wrathful deities, teachers, and footprints.

The Rubin Museum offers American Sign Language tours of the Museum’s collection specifically designed for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Assistive Listening Devices

Assistive listening devices are available for museum programs and special events. Place requests in advance by calling 212.620.5000 x344 or by email

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Free with RSVP. Reservations are required as space is limited. Please contact the reservations office, 212.620.5000 x319, or register online in advance of your visit.