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RAC is doing an excellent job of engaging young children in the arts. They provide practical art... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2017
Chestertown, Maryland
Eye Candy for the Art Lover!

My wife and I visited River Arts in Chestertown this past weekend and viewed some extraordinary... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2016
Columbia, MD
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RiverArts Mission: To engage our community in the creation, appreciation, and support of the arts through education, events, and exhibitions. RiverArts Vision: To inspire and foster creativity as a positive and sustainable force that enriches our...more
315 High St, Suite 106, Chestertown, MD 21620-1326
+1 410-778-6300
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Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

This is a gallery of local artist's work for sale. In addition to the gift shop area, the exhibits change monthly. Anything from painting to sculpture to woodwork to photography. A great place to browse and do a little shopping.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Carol D
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

This gallery in Chestertown Maryland has a large number of local artists who display their work here. It is a very active group and the displays and shows are constantly changing. It is definitely worth visiting when in Chestertown.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Richard T
Reviewed August 9, 2017

RAC is doing an excellent job of engaging young children in the arts. They provide practical art lessons as well as tours of galleries and places with cultural history.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 326alm
Reviewed June 21, 2016

My wife and I visited River Arts in Chestertown this past weekend and viewed some extraordinary works of art. The workers there were cordial.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank LordThomMohr
Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

Went to view the art show on Friday January 8, 2016 because I heard about it from the locals. I thought it would be interesting and went there hoping to have a good time. I looked around and worked my way to the buffet table....More

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank Charles T
Reviewed November 14, 2015

River Arts is tucked away in a covered alley connecting a parking lot and High Street. It's a combo gift shop loaded with nicely priced crafts from jewelry to odds & ends. Then there is the artwork and crafts. The art ranges from the hobby...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Hokie67
Reviewed October 8, 2015

Local crafters. Multi-medium, some pieces were quite strange. Small space, much occupied by the gift shop. On inside corridor of a mall.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank boardhead
Reviewed August 10, 2015

Local artists and artisans display and sell there work in a comfortable atmosphere, right in the center of town. It is the hub of the wheel on the first Friday evening every month. Monthly you'll find new exhibits and displays. The members of the River...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank HermB
Reviewed December 8, 2014

We were spending the night in Chestertown and after a quick walk through the Farmer's Market on a rainy Saturday morning we walked to the River Arts location. It is the holiday season and I am always on the lookout for interesting items as gifts....More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Judy J
Reviewed May 28, 2014

River Arts is a wonderful addition to the Chestertown Downtown area. It showcases a variety of local artists' works including jewelry, photographs, ceramics, weavings, and paintings, to name a few. It is run by local citizens with frequently hold events and classes. It is a...More

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank bjbrooks123
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