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Address: South Bend, IN
Phone Number: +1 219-235-9102
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Located in Century Center in downtown South Bend, this five-gallery museum...

Located in Century Center in downtown South Bend, this five-gallery museum features a permanent collection and changing exhibitions focusing on American art and works by Indiana and regional artists.

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nice for South Bend...

Limited hours..nice walkway from the Doubletree hotel. Small place with limited artwork.Nicely displayed...Donations appreciated for entry. Very nice for South Bend.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed March 10, 2016
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South Bend, Indiana
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 10, 2016

I visited the museum with my preschool class and had a wonderful experience. The children were enthralled with the variety of exhibits and so was I! Well worth visiting.

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Chicagoland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 10, 2016

Limited hours..nice walkway from the Doubletree hotel. Small place with limited artwork.Nicely displayed...Donations appreciated for entry. Very nice for South Bend.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2016

Part of the Century Center, easy to find, along the river with great beautiful views... Interesting place with beautiful artworks...

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South Bend, Indiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2015

For the fairly small region we are in this museum does a lot with its limited space and resources. Well designed, nice flow of experience as you walk through and beautiful view of the river. Many local artists have had quite wonderful shows here and I always enjoy the many events in the gallery throughout the year.

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2015

Beautiful location. Art work nicely displayed and no entrance fee but the museum ask for a small donation.

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Shawnee Mission, Kansas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2015

The gallery space is pleasant, and the location downtown is very accessible. The collection itself was quite limited, with mainly regional artists. Admission is free.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2014

We had some time to kill while attending a football game at the Notre Dame campus so we tried a visit here and it was not very exceptional.

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Augusta, GA
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2014

We are spoiled when it comes to art museums. We have been to the biggest and best around the U.S. and the rest of the world, but we love to go to the local art museums because we enjoy ourselves just seeing the different collections. This one is pretty sparse, but I would advise going anyway. The ladies we met... More 

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2014

We happened upon the Museum of Art as part of our river walk, it was open and airy and not all stuffy and crowded. Very interesting to see art so nicely displayed

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Norton Shores, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2013

For a museum of this size, there is a good variety of exhibits from beautiful permanent oil paintings to a temporary exhibit named Recombination. The museum is laid out well and we were rarely cramped or crowded even with others in the area. The final room near the exit to the Century Center was pretty 'crafty' for an art museum.... More 

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