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Santa Paula Art Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:00
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Classic venue - and relaxing

The displays are not just local of regional and beyond. A great us of space and appealing for a... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
Santa Paula, California
Wonderful exhibition

The current exhibit at the Santa Paula Art museum is really nice very earthy and fresh.The lighting... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Bruce A
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Located in beautiful downtown Santa Paula, California, the Santa Paula Art Museum, Jeanette Cole Art Center features rotating exhibitions of vintage and contemporary art, educational programming for children and adults, artist talks and...more
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117 N 10th St, Santa Paula, CA 93060-2877
+1 805-525-5554
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

The displays are not just local of regional and beyond. A great us of space and appealing for a social gathering. Been to several openings and event - enjoyed them all - so much so, we became members. The new activity center is just a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Juhree
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The current exhibit at the Santa Paula Art museum is really nice very earthy and fresh.The lighting is very complementary to the art works.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bruce A
Reviewed 21 April 2018

This was our second stop on our Santa Paula "Passport 2 History" excursion! The building is very nice and I believe the art is constantly moving, so really how good it is depends on the current show. We began in a smaller room where they...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Bostonsavatage
Reviewed 9 April 2018

I am very surprised that such gems can be found in unexpected places. This is not the main tourist attraction. Yet this place has beautiful art in many forms. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank DorisV660
Reviewed 26 March 2018

SURPRISE ! You would never expect such high quality of art in a small town like Santa Paula. A double exhibit plus very talented student art work

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank funflowertrips
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Part of the enjoyment of this museum is the bank building that houses exhibits that change regularly. The staff is friendly, helpful and can provide background since many of the exhibits feature local artists. Two exhibits were showing when we visited. One was by an...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Gene P
Reviewed 8 March 2018

This place is a great place to see a display of art. They have special events and is located in downtown Santa Paula. Worth a visit!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank janette w
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

3rd of 3 Santa Paula museums that make for a very nice day there. (Oil and Agriculture museums are the other 2.). Nice exhibits of local artists.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank JakeJ124
Reviewed 1 January 2018

This is a beautiful art museum. It is amazing to see it prosper as it has in this small town where I was born. Someone, a lot of people, have put a lot of love into it. A great investment in Santa Paula, and it...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank JON H
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Pretty little art museum in Santa Paula. Changing exhibits often feature local artists, of which there are several who are well recognized. The Museum us expanding! The building next door will become an art center offering classes! Keep your eyes open for the opening date...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank SuzanneHolmerSmith
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