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Address: 48485 Highway One, Big Sur, CA 93920
Phone Number: 8316673200
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Description: The Hawthorne Gallery represents the artwork of the multi-talented...
The Hawthorne Gallery represents the artwork of the multi-talented Hawthorne family as well as the work of selected outstanding artists across the country. After expanding North in July of 2010, the Hawthorne Gallery now has locations in Big Sur, California and Port Orford, Oregon. Both Galleries overlook the majestic Pacific Ocean and are open daily 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
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Interesting artwork

Beautiful contemporary art. Lots of outdoor art and fountains. Friendly staff. Be sure to look at all the outdoor art - out front and the back!

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
Rock Hill, South Carolina

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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Beautiful contemporary art. Lots of outdoor art and fountains. Friendly staff. Be sure to look at all the outdoor art - out front and the back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Greg Hawthorne, his family and the artists the gallery represents are all exceptional.. Anyone travelling through Big Sur with an appreciation for wonderful authentic & original artwork in a number of mediums should visit the gallery.. & be prepared to be enthralled. Superb http://www.hawthornegallery.com/

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Boulder, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

this gallery has the elements of an exquisite artistic experience in an of itself. just walking through gives you a sense of aesthetics that is unrivaled along the coast of California. it will be etched in your memory forever as a stellar expression of beauty. go, see, and if you can afford it, BUY! the artwork is high end, upper... More 

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Berkeley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Every aspect of this gallery is a joy. From the waterfall and path outside to the soaring windows of the building to the variety and skill level of the artworks inside, and the lovely young artist who showed us around, this one is a winner.

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