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Greater Denton Arts Council

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Local museum (art gallery)

The Greater Denton Arts Council Patterson-Appleton Arts Center serves many purposes for the local... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2018
Denton, Texas
Small but interesting

This is a small museum and I've never seen it crowded. The exhibit changes several times a year... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2015
Jane B
Denton, Texas
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Apr 5, 2018
“Local museum (art gallery)”
Sep 12, 2015
“Just not for us”
The Center for the Visual Arts contains the Meadows and Gough Galleries, Festival Hall, Dance Rehearsal Hall, and two art studios. Programs and exhibits range from the nationally recognized "Materials: Hard & Soft," to community theatre shows and...more
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400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX 76201-4222
+1 940-382-2787
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Reviewed April 5, 2018

The Greater Denton Arts Council Patterson-Appleton Arts Center serves many purposes for the local art community. It has galleries where different shows are exhibited. There is typically local art being shown. While I was there a show of Denton Independent School District Hight School Students...More

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Reviewed September 12, 2015

My husband & I were passing through anyway and decided on the spur of the moment to check this place out. We'd read a couple of reviews on Trip Advisor and it sounded like it may be interesting. We stopped in at about 9:15 on...More

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Reviewed July 29, 2015

This is a small museum and I've never seen it crowded. The exhibit changes several times a year and some are more interesting than others, but all I've seen are nicely done. For a free entrance it's certainly worth stopping by.

1  Thank Jane B
Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

Good little gallery for kids to learn museum etiquette. 75+ exhibits, several medium types, and good for a 30 minute stop!

Thank Camille C
Reviewed May 11, 2015

The Center for the Visual Arts changes exhibits frequently, but all exhibits are always excellent. Right now (April-May 2015) the main gallery has its annual "Merging Visions" show, which pairs poetry and visual arts. A very interesting type of show, and one which encourages contemplation.

1  Thank ArtGlassEnsembles
Reviewed February 8, 2015

Visited UNT for the National Art Education Association Spring 2015 Exhibit. Exhibit. Was very impressed at the students creativity and use of some many different mediums.

1  Thank ChrisW4
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June 18, 2017|
Response from NTexastraveler |
Most exhibits are free of charge.