2011

Blessed: A Tribute to John Paul II

 

Blessed: A Tribute to John Paul II

To recall and celebrate Pope John Paul II’s life and legacy, the exhibition (April 2 – June 30) featured personal effects of the late pontiff, as well as mementos of his apostolic journeys to North America. The exhibition also included a selection of paintings by Italian artist Franceso Guadagnuolo (b. 1956).    More

Lecture - World Youth Days: Laboratories of Faith
Lecture - The Suffering and Death of a Shepherd

Mother Teresa

 

Mother Teresa

At a time when meaning and achievement in life was too often defined by what one has, Mother Teresa of Calcutta rose to the heights of global recognition and respect by giving everything away.  More  |   Mother Teresa and the Knights  |
 Anniversary Lecture  |  Donna O'Boyle Biography

K of C Museum debuts Michelangelo reproduction

 

K of C Museum debuts Michelangelo reproduction

The Knights of Columbus Museum opens a new exhibition Dec. 8, 2010, featuring a full-scale bronze reproduction of Michelangelo’s Bruges Madonna sculpture.  More

Christmas crèche

 

Christmas crèche

The sixth annual Christmas crèche exhibition at the Knights of Columbus Museum includes more than 100 crèches (or Nativities Scenes) from 22 Asian countries. The crèches come from the Holy Land in the Middle East and across the continent to Japan on the Pacific Rim.(Video courtesy of New Haven Register)
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The KofC 11th Annual Christmas Tree Festival

 

The KofC 11th Annual Christmas Tree Festival

The Knights of Columbus Museum annually welcomes area schools to visit the Museum and decorate one of its two dozen Christmas Trees. The students are encouraged to prepare ornaments and other decorations in advance on the theme of the Museum’s main Christmas exhibition. This year, elementary schools across Connecticut accepted the invitation, and decorated their respective trees during the first week of December.  View winners of the judging