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Port Angeles Fine Art Center

1203 E Lauridsen Boulevard, Port Angeles, WA 98362
(360) 457-3532
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Ranked #4 of 12 Attractions in Port Angeles
Type: Museums, Cultural
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Owner description: Trust funded City owned facility and acreage devoted to the exhibition of and education about fine art.

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Port Angeles, Washington
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

outdoor walk was peaceful and wonderful. the exhibit was nice. the site was probably the best part. basically i expected little from the visit. but i really liked it. the outdoor walk around the wooded area had art objects but it was peaceful. i was surprised and i am glad i visited there.

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Pahrump, NV
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

What a fun trail to walk on a beautiful sunny day! So many interesting sculptures and displays of creativity. Surprises in the trees, on the ground and around every corner. Definitely a must do on a beautiful day in Port Angeles. Find a place to sit, enjoy the scenery and perhaps meditate in the quiet beauty that surrounds you. Even... More

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Prescott, AZ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

A great, creative display of art in the woods. We were also lucky to be there when they were hanging a show of plein air paintings of the peninsula. Strolling along the paths we met up with a group of deer who seemed very accustomed to visitors. Every turn held a surprise with displays from the ground to the tops... More

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Seattle, WA
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

No show was hung at the time of our visit as they were preparing for a big plein air painting festival, but we enjoyed the sculpture garden. Beware, the footing can be unstable there, the paths aren't particularly flat. Worth a visit, friendly staff, small gift shop area.

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bellingham, WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This was a marvelous surprise. The forest has been left in a natural state as opposed to gardened with pathways meandering throughout the five acres. I am sure we did not see all there is to see. Some of the sculptures were ominous, some were decorative, some carried social messages, some were whimsical -- my words can not convey the... More

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san francisco
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Loved this amazing art center, with sculptures in the woods behind the center. About 3 minutes up the hill from Port Angeles downtown. Run by lovely volunteers. No admission charge and just charming and interesting.

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Beaverton, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Our hotel manager at the Royal Victorian hotel suggested we visit the Art Center. It's a beautiful wooded area with art thru out the walk. Amazing art, a lot of it just made you smile.

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Polson, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Museum itself was "ok." What made the visit worthwhile was the tree park, and all the hidden art along the many winding paths.

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Port Angeles, WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

The P.A. Fine Arts Center is well worth a visit. The setting is lovely, in Webster's Woods, and the exhibits are well curated and meaningful in their arrangement. The outdoor exhibits, mainly sculptural, mostly of native materials, are very compelling. In addition, some theater work has been staged there. A few years ago, "Women Without Men" was performed in Webster's... More

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

My husband is used to my dragging him to museums and galleries, but this was a venue I had to drag him from. The exhibit we most enjoyed was the art forest walk, which we spent more time than expected at his small site. The weather wasn't great, but it didn't hinder our enjoyment; I would imagine the site is... More

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