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Carnegie Art Center

Closes in 4 min: 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Artistic Joy

If you are looking for an interesting way to spend a couple of hours in a serene and talent filled... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2018
Marnie K
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As a premier gallery space in Mankato, the exhibition space is wonderful in a historical building... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2017
Mankato, Minnesota
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Jun 16, 2018
“Artistic Joy”
Apr 19, 2017
“DELIGHTFUL surprise”
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Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for an interesting way to spend a couple of hours in a serene and talent filled location, visit this venue. It is truly amazing how talented the artists on exhibit are. It is fun to view and to meet others that...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Marnie K
Reviewed April 19, 2017

As a premier gallery space in Mankato, the exhibition space is wonderful in a historical building. Not to be missed is the gift shop with local flare with fantastic price points for most budgets. You will glad you visited.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank savedade
Reviewed March 22, 2017

I really enjoy the Carnegie, but I can't give it a higher rating simply because it is very small. They utilize the space well and host a wide variety of exhibits and classes. I love going to their juried art show every year as it...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank quarterlifeadventure
Reviewed October 19, 2016

Good for a break...an old library turned into a art gallery. It is free to enter and walk around to view the gallery. There is also a small gift shop from local artists. Alot of big items there to purchase and few smaller items. Great...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Leslie S
Reviewed May 23, 2016

Nice local art shows, great little shop for one of a kind art, jewelry, prints etc. Local flair. Just a cool place to go

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Carl M
Reviewed February 10, 2016

This gallery is free! Donations accepted, but not pushed. It is located in the old Carnegie Library building in Mankato's downtown historic district. Parking is free. This gallery features the works of 4-6 or more local artists at one time. The works are usually for...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Judy213
Reviewed January 16, 2016

The former Carnegie Library building has become the ideal place to view the high quality work of local artists. The talent and diversity on display are remarkable. The gift shop is filled with beautiful art objects at very affordable prices.The art openings are social events...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Don S
Reviewed December 21, 2015

This is my go to place for AMAZING Christmas gifts. I've lived here 5 years and just started doing this more regularly. Quality crafters exhibit their wares here, blown glass pieces, fabric art, truly beauitful things.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Meridee
Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

Changing an historic Carnegie library into an art center is a terrific idea. The Mankato site seems to be in the early stages of the transition, but it already looks like a winner. We shall return.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank SenCrow
Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

This small art museum had so many cool and interesting pieces. It was quiet and very beautiful to see how creative and different people can be.

Date of experience: November 2015
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