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Columbus Arts Council - Rosenzweig Arts Center

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Address: 501 Main St, Columbus, MS 39701-5733
Phone Number: 662 328 2787
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Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Columbus Arts Council was organized in 1965 and incorporated in 1971...

The Columbus Arts Council was organized in 1965 and incorporated in 1971 with a mission to "present, promote and support the arts and arts education. Since 1997, our home has been the Rosenzweig Arts Center (RAC) in the heart of downtown Columbus. The RAC features a free and open to the public sales and exhibit gallery, classroom space, theater space and meeting rooms. Our programs include the Young People's Artist Series, Concert and Artist Series, monthly gallery shows, performances in the Omnova Theater, Art Underground classes and our Summer Art Camp.

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My grandkids attended three camps this summer and couldn't stop talking about how much fun they had.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Starkville, Mississippi
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Starkville, Mississippi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My grandkids attended three camps this summer and couldn't stop talking about how much fun they had.

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Columbus, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

The Rosenzweig Arts Center has it all. Theatre, art, auctions and staff and volunteers who know what they are doing. I took a class on "how to build your own guitar with one string and cigar box" it was so much fun and I keep it hung on my wall. It works and you made it yourself!

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Columbus, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

We went to a military function event at the arts center. The lady running it was very nice and gave tons of info about the center and different programs they offer. I look forward to taking a class.

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Heard Pierce Pettis, July 3, 2014, in this beautiful, small theater. What a lovely venue for an intimate concert! Hope to get back for other events real soon.

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

I went there for a few events, story tellers from Japan and Cuba, and also the Conquistador film and I liked and truly enjoyed it immensely. Who would have thunk the culture that the little town of Columbus would bring in? Staff are really friendly and enjoyed the museum too and even made small contributions. I just know this place... More 

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Provincetown, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

I continue to be in awe about Columbus' history and culture. In my brief time there, I was impressed with how much the town has to offer. They could surely be a model for other towns. The Art Council is a perfect example of the strides Columbus has made in bringing culture to northeast Mississippi. Though the space is small,... More 

Columbus, MS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

I've been to two art exhibits, a play, and a workshop here. The stage and theater are small, but excellent for intimate productions. The downstairs gallery displays a variety of artwork at different times, mostly local artists. The staff are EXTREMELY friendly. I'm watching for the next event here!

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

Who would've thought that one could find such good art in a small, Southern town. There are actually three galleries in one; a large main gallery that rotates shows monthly, and two smaller ones that showcase local art. The main gallery has some very nice shows, and not just of Mississippi artists. It is really the only venue of it's... More 

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