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Pendleton Center for the Arts

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Gifted Talented Artists abound in Pendleton.

The building itself is a great place to be just be. It used to be our library and I used to go... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
Vickie U
Pendleton, Oregon
A Great Place for Kids!

My kids enjoy a wide variety of classes at the Art Center. We have utilized the FREE drop-in... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2018
Amy M
Pendleton, Oregon
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A great place to view, buy and make art and fine craft. This beautifully renovated 1915 Carnegie Library building is home to a wide variety of exhibits, sales galleries, live music performances, workshops and classes for all ages. Admission is...more
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214 N Main St, Pendleton, OR 97801-1644
+1 541-278-9201
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

nice staff. Small collection but interesting. Nice assortment of goods in the gift shop with an area to sit and read

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Reviewed August 20, 2018

The building itself is a great place to be just be. It used to be our library and I used to go there and "escape" in the music and reading room while waiting to pick up my kids from school. The wood is polished wood...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2018

My kids enjoy a wide variety of classes at the Art Center. We have utilized the FREE drop-in classes held every Saturday morning and Monday afternoon as well as the various classes and camps that are held throughout the year. From learning to sew to...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed June 5, 2018

I enjoy coming to the Pendleton Center for the Arts to see the displays, and to find one of a kind items to purchase from local artist. They also have classes. Wheel/Clay Throwing, Stained Glass, Painting, Music, etc

1  Thank tonibearbuddy
Reviewed March 3, 2018

This place is awesome, and potentially underrated. Not only do they have some pretty nice art exhibits, their gift store has some very nice options for purchase. In addition to that, there are classes offered. I'm thinking specifically of the music camp they do in...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Their changing exhibits are always fun. They have classes for youth and adults with many free events. My favorite part is the gallery of the local artists' crafts for sale. Besides this being a historical Carnegie Library building, there is always something happening.

Thank Velda A
Reviewed February 8, 2018

We dropped by while the staff was moving things around. We shall return as what we saw was quite interesting.

Thank sandopdx
Reviewed July 17, 2017

I attended a workshop at this facility and was able to spend breaks looking at the fabulous art and items for sale in their shop. Very unique offerings. The staff was really helpful in finding places to eat too. And it's along the river so...More

Thank B2493DYkathyl
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Every time I am in town, I drop by to see the local exhibit. Some times it is school children or art classes, sometimes adjudicated work, sometimes a wonderful well-known artist. There are classes here in the cool basement as well as special events.

Thank Dietitianwest
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Staff person was very helpful and knowledgeable of the art pieces presented. She took the time to explain the process for the questions we asked. Really appreciated the insight and her experience. The special exhibit for the art of Chuck Close was most interesting, some...More

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PendletonArts, General Manager at Pendleton Center for the Arts, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2017

We're so glad you got a chance to see the exhibit. We'll be sad when we have to pack it up. Hope to see you here at PCA again.

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