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National Geographic Live: Standing at the Water's Edge, with Cristina Mittermeier

Saturday, Jul. 27, 2019 • 7:00 pm — 9:00 pm
$18.00 for Member Adult
$5.00 for Member Child
$25.00 for Adult
$20.00 for Senior
$20.00 for Military
$20.00 for Student
$10.00 for Child
Family, Adults, Seniors, Members

Saturday, July 27: 7 p.m., Peristyle

Cristina Mittermeier learned the concept of responsible earth stewardship from her indigenous nanny as a child growing up in Mexico, and she explores that calling through the ways of life of four communities and their individual relationships with water—the Kayapó in the Amazon, the Inuit of Greenland, the First Nations people of British Columbia, and native Hawaiians.

Standing at Water’s Edge is the third event in the inaugural, three-part Nat Geo Live speaker series taking place at the Toledo Museum of Art in 2019. A variety of discounts are available for Museum members, seniors, students, military, and children. Additional savings are available when you purchase tickets for the entire series.

Museum members (13+): $18Museum members (12 and younger): $5Nonmember adult: $25Nonmember senior (62+): $20Nonmember student (13+ and college): $20Nonmember military (with ID): $20Nonmember child (12 and younger): $10

National Geographic Live is the live events division of National Geographic. With a broad roster of talent including renowned photographers, scientists, authors, filmmakers and adventurers, National Geographic Live’s critically acclaimed programs have connected with audiences worldwide for over a century. Currently, National Geographic Live events are held in a variety of cities around the world, including Seattle, Tampa, Los Angeles, and Calgary. In each of these cities, speakers share behind-the-scenes stories from the front lines of exploration onstage alongside stunning imagery and gripping footage. For more information, visit

The National Geographic Live series appearance at the Toledo Museum of Art is sponsored in part by Taylor Cadillac and The Boeschenstein Family Foundation with additional support from community partners Metroparks Toledo and Toledo Lucas County Public Library.

Event parking will be enacted during this event.
During event parking at TMA, guests will be asked to pay for parking in cash prior to entering the lots. Parking is $8 for nonmembers and free for Museum members. Members will be asked to show their membership card to receive free parking. Members unable to show their card will be asked to pay in cash and will be eligible for a refund by bringing their receipt to the Visitor Engagement desk within 7 days.