Turquoise Mountain

Turquoise Mountain: Artists Transforming Afghanistan

Plan your trip: The Freer|Sackler is currently closed for renovation and reinstallation. Join us for our weekend-long reopening celebration IlluminAsia: A Festival of Asian Art, Food, and Cultures on October 14–15, 2017!

The popular exhibition Turquoise Mountain: Artists Transforming Afghanistan remains on view in the International Gallery. (Enter through the Ripley Center.) And our entire collection is available digitally on Open F|S.

Now on view

Turquoise Mountain: Artists Transforming Afghanistan
Through October 29, 2017
Current exhibitions »

Coming soon

Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt
Opens October 14, 2017
Future exhibitions »

Gone but not forgotten

From 2002 to the present
Past exhibitions »

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In the Press

An Afghan Bazaar Parachutes Into Washington
New York Times
Exhibitions

Join us for our reopening celebration on Oct 14 at 5 pm and Oct 15 at 11 am, 2017. We've renovated online, too! Visit our new website.