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Bellefonte Art Museum

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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Great small museum

My husband and I were exploring the town and decided to check out this museum. They did not have... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2019
Some great local work

and be sure to check out the eaves for hidden "treasure" - there are stairs, not sure about... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2019
Greensboro, North Carolina
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The Bellefonte Art Museum celebrates the human spirit through the arts and recognizes the importance of art in our lives by: • Exhibiting & selling art by local artists from our Artist Registry • Providing creative enrichment for individuals...more
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133 N Allegheny St, Bellefonte, PA 16823-1628
+1 814-355-4280
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Reviewed July 28, 2019

My husband and I were exploring the town and decided to check out this museum. They did not have regular exhibits in the summer, they had different stations where you could make things. It appeared to be aimed at children, but I sat down to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 9, 2019

and be sure to check out the eaves for hidden "treasure" - there are stairs, not sure about elevator, but you feel good supporting this place. Very convenient and only takes an hour or so.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank waynes8258
Reviewed May 14, 2019

This is a great museum that showcases different artists each month. This in a historical building that was used as part of the underground railway helping slaves escape the south. This is run completely by volunteers and exists by donations.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank charles d
Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

We had an amazing time at the Bellefonte Art Museum! The Underground Railroad exhibit is extraordinary. A must see in center PA!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 73kurth
Reviewed July 12, 2018

My first visit was during Bellefonte's annual Victorian Christmas weekend. Upon multiple returns since, I've never been disappointed. It's a small town museum, so don't expect the National Gallery. But what they have is very good, often has some local tie-in, and multiple rooms allow...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank BlueFloralUmbrella
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Not being a resident of Bellefonte I don't manage to visit every exhibit or special event there. However the ones I have attended have always been very creative, unique and definitely worthwhile. During the months of June and July the museum offers "An Imagination Celebration!"...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Reiselust1947
Reviewed June 18, 2018

First place we stopped in Bellfonte...Its a work in progress,you can take a hands on approach or just look around no pressure...Room upstairs chocked full of underground railroad history...Ladies were most helpful to first time visitors...and yes we went to the Hofbrau too!!!.... Thankyou. :)

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

The Bellefonte Art Museum just celebrated their 10th year! Each year they bring new and creative work to the public. Emphasis is on local artists but they also have a gallery for a "Special Artist" . In addition they have a children's area upstairs which...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank tweety67
Amy K, Guest Relations Manager at Bellefonte Art Museum, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

We're delighted that you enjoyed the museum! We change exhibits monthly to keep things fresh and exciting. We hope you will visit us again...and often!

Reviewed August 8, 2017

friendly staff, beautiful building, Underground railroad history, lovely art on display, small and a nice short way to take in some art, easy to find.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank blossomd50
Reviewed February 1, 2017

I have been here 4 times now and it all started with the Victorian Christmas 5 years ago. The museum is full of beautiful art. I was surprised by the quality of art in such a small quaint town. Sounds terrible to say because I...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Stephanie F
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