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The Arts Center in Orange

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Address: 129 East Main Street, Orange, VA 22960
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A very special art gallery!

We have visited The Arts Center in Orange, Va., many times over the past 20 years and always enjoyed our time there. Our most recent visit in April, 2015, was for a monthly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
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Madison, VA
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Madison, VA
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71 reviews 71 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

We have visited The Arts Center in Orange, Va., many times over the past 20 years and always enjoyed our time there. Our most recent visit in April, 2015, was for a monthly Artist's Open House. As always, we heard an interesting presentation by the featured artist and enjoyed wonderful wines and special food treats. This gallery offers art of... More 

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Princeton and Charlottesville
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

This cooperative gallery of local artists is a great asset in the town of Orange. Inevitably the work on display is a mixed bag, but much of it will please even a picky collector--from watercolors to oil paintings to ceramics. Classes are held here, and on our visit, one ceramicist was at work, and was so happy to share her... More 

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Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Great little gallery to stop in, we came in December, lovely items for sale, made by Virginia artists.

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Cary, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

If you are in the area, do stop by. There are surprising works of art there and the friendly staff will interact just as much as you wish, telling you about the artists.

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Rapidan, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

It's amazing what this small town art gallery has done. It's exhibits are beautifully curated and diverse in subjects and media. Plus there is an excellent gift shop of handcrafted items, including adorable sweaters and aprons, cards, handcrafted bowls of honeysuckle vines and jewelry. Also a studio for "outsider art" with sales of a local man, Joe Sims, who has... More 

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Louisa, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

For locals, come-here's, and tourists alike, spending some time at The Arts Center In Orange is always a good idea. There's always an interesting exhibit, a well stocked gift shop full of work exclusively by Virginia artists, and the sweetest volunteer staffing the cash register.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2012

Lovely gallery and shop! I like to buy local art when I travel and this is the perfect place. You will find unique, local fine arts and crafts here. Lots of variety. The people running the place are very friendly.

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