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Past Exhibitions



2013–14
 
Here is a Play Fitted
October 1, 2013–January 12, 2014
Monday–Saturday
 
Shakespeare's the Thing
January 28–June 15, 2014
Monday–Saturday
 
Symbols of Honor: Heraldry and Family History in Shakespeare's England
July 1–October 26, 2014
Monday–Saturday
 
Decoding the Renaissance
November 11, 2014–March 1, 2015
Monday–Saturday
 
 
2012–13
 
Nobility and Newcomers in Renaissance Ireland
January 19–May 19, 2013
Monday–Saturday
 
A Book Behind Bars: The Robben Island Shakespeare
May 25–October 2, 2013
Monday–Saturday
 
The Folgers Our Founders
May 30–September 29, 2013
Monday–Saturday
 
 
2011–12
 
Manifold Greatness: The Creation and Afterlife of the King James Bible
September 23, 2011–January 16, 2012
Monday–Saturday
 
Shakespeare's Sisters: Voices of English and European Women Writers, 1500-1700
February 3–May 20, 2012
Monday–Saturday
 
 
2010–11
 
Beyond Home Remedy: Women, Medicine, and Science
January 21–May 14, 2011
Monday–Saturday
 
Fame, Fortune, & Theft: The Shakespeare First Folio
June 3–September 3, 2011
Monday–Saturday
 
 
2009–10
 
Lost at Sea: The Ocean in the English Imagination, 1550-1750 
June 10–September 4, 2010
Monday–Saturday
 
Vivat Rex! Commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Accession of Henry VIII
September 24–December 30, 2010
Monday–Saturday
 
 
2008–09
 
The Curatorial Eye: Discoveries from the Folger Vault
June 13–August 29, 2009
Monday–Saturday
 
Imagining China: The View from Europe, 1550-1700
September 18, 2009–January 9, 2010
Monday–Saturday
 
Extending the Book: The Art of Extra-Illustration
January 28–May 25, 2010
Monday–Saturday
 
 
2007–08
 
History in the Making: How Early Modern Britain Imagined Its Past
January 24–May 17, 2008
Monday–Saturday
 
Now Thrive the Armorers: Arms and Armor in Shakespeare
June 5–September 6, 2008
Monday–Saturday
 
Breaking News: Renaissance Journalism and the Birth of the Newspaper
September 25, 2008–January 31, 2009
Monday–Saturday
 
To Sleep, Perchance to Dream
February 19–May 30, 2009
Monday–Saturday
 
 
2006–07
 
Shakespeare in American Life
March 8–August 18, 2007
Monday–Saturday
 
Marketing Shakespeare:
The Boydell Gallery (1789-1805) and Beyond

September 20, 2007–January 5, 2008
Monday–Saturday
 
 
2005–06
 
Technologies of Writing in the Age of Print
September 28, 2006–February 17, 2007
Monday–Saturday
 
 
2004–05
 
David Garrick (1717-1779), A Theatrical Life
April 22–August 28, 2005
Monday–Saturday
 
Consuming Splendor: Luxury Goods in England, 1580-1680
September 15–December 31, 2005
Monday–Saturday
 
"Noyses, sounds, and sweet aires": Music in Early Modern England
June 2–September 9, 2006
Monday–Saturday
 
 
2003–04
 
Letterwriting in Renaissance England
November 18, 2004–April 2, 2005
Monday–Saturday
 
 


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