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Small, but with some great exhibits

A Great Falls friend introduced us to this small collection, housed in what was formerly a high... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
Leslie W
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We recently came back to Great Falls for our Uncle's funeral. The reception afterwards was held... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2017
John M
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Reviewed July 18, 2018

A Great Falls friend introduced us to this small collection, housed in what was formerly a high school, and we were delighted in particular by the art of Lee Steen. For his work alone this is a worthwhile stop. He worked with found materials, creating...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Leslie W
Reviewed September 11, 2017

We recently came back to Great Falls for our Uncle's funeral. The reception afterwards was held upstairs at the gallery. We were very thankful as the staff was exceptional and generous of its use upstairs for a very reasonable price. The rooms are large and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank John M
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

This is a former junior high, I believe, that has been transformed into an art museum with mostly local artists. There were many landscapes and a special exhibit by Betty LaDuke who studied art in New York City, Denver and Mexico City where she attended...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed September 3, 2016

There's nothing in there. The only possible point of interest is that the building is an old (1900s) public school. If you went to a large, urban public school built in the 1900s, this building is identical, which is interesting in itself.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 1, 2016

I’m a fan of art museums and try to visit them during my frequent business travel. This is actually a very good local art gallery (I'm not sure it's large enough to be considered a "museum"), but I don’t think it quite merits the rave...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank ElaineAndGreg
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

We always stop here when we are in Great Falls. It is a converted school and has art exhibits. There is a permanent exhibit of sculptures of people made out of branches and eclectic random pieces of trash. These were created by twin brothers who...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank ReenieMD
Reviewed June 29, 2016

Took the Historical Trolley tour that started at this museum. We loved the trolley tour. The museum was interesting but there were a lot of rooms that were used for other activities that were not exhibits. The building is gorgeous and very historical inside, worth...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank concertina61
Reviewed May 27, 2016

Absolutely love the outsider art exhibit of Lee Steen, and the Iraq war memorial. This visit the student art was a very positive note on the upcoming generation and their incredible talent.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Jill B
Reviewed February 15, 2016

This is a gorgeous old building on the historic register, it houses displayed of many, mabpny artists and collections. It also has a bistro that is small in portion but good. The creaking floors remind us that this historical site has been here and utilized...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Andrea P
Reviewed January 21, 2016

An interesting collection of modern art located inside a historic old school that was built in the very late 1800's. While wandering through the main hall on the first floor Tracy Houck (the executive director) mistook me for someone she was meeting but then graciously...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Bryan852
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