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Brave New World: Early Maps from the Asbury Family Collection

In conjunction with the exhibit: 100 Maps That Changed the World.

When to
Where Cotilla Gallery
Sebastian Münster. Die Neuwen Inseln…, 1550

Local collector  Neal Asbury has built an important antiquarian map collection featuring maps from the 15th century onward depicting historical subjects and far flung areas of the world as well as the heavens.

Some of the treasures in the Asbury Family collection are early printed maps from the fifteenth and sixteenth century depicting the the newly discovering Americas.

Learn more about these important works and take a tour of the New World.

For more information, contact Nora Quinlan,


Free and open to the public.

Part of a series of programs for the exhibit:

100 Maps that Changed the World: Discovery of the Americas and the Establishment of the United States. From the Asbury Family Collection