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Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College

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Nice Art Museum

What a nice museum! Used my reciprocal membership from my local museum to get in. Was greeted... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2018
San Jose, California
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A worthwhile attraction to visit and spend a few hours

This is a great place to hang out for a few hours and take in some wonderful art in a unhurried and... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
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Housed in an award winning art-deco facility, the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College has been the cultural center of the Pikes Peak region for nearly a century. With roots reaching back to the Broadmoor Art Academy, the Fine Arts...more
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30 W Dale St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-3249
+1 719-634-5581
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Reviewed 24 December 2018 via mobile

What a nice museum! Used my reciprocal membership from my local museum to get in. Was greeted warmly. Two floors each with several rooms. Lots of paintings, but also sculptures and other art pieces. Expect a focus on the west and south west. Would also...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

This is a great place to hang out for a few hours and take in some wonderful art in a unhurried and uncrowded environment. Each month on the 'First Friday' they have a local artist featured along with entertainment. There are also productions of plays...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Craig W
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This is a smaller museum with modern art, local and student art, western theme art. Very well laid out with many exhibits and galleries. There is a very nice outdoor space with sculptures, weather permitting. Revolving exhibits tend to be interesting and worth the time.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DR186
Reviewed 26 October 2018

A nice art museum with southwestern art and some Dale Chihuly glass works. Also provided some history of Colorado Springs area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Janet A
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Wow all the very cool painting you see in this place, and a lot of the Art is from local artists. We were highly impressed, and glad we stopped to check this place out. You will definitely it enjoy your visit if you go.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

The Fine Arts Center has a eclectic an varied collection. The exhibits change from time to time, so it is worthwhile to go back. In addition to the art collection, there are theater and musical performances. The staff is helpful. There is an excellent cafe...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JimWDenver
Reviewed 4 October 2018

The FAC is now part of Colorado College and has student docents scattered among the galleries. A terrific permanent collection as well as rotating special exhibits. Be sure to stop in the Tactile Gallery where EVERYTHING can be touched - terrific for children or by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Axelrod808
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This is a small local museum with lots of community events be sure to check what is going on before you come especially around the holidays. If you child is in 4th grade you can get a free one year membership (available 2018-19 school year)...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank heidicS2746QZ
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We came here for an Art walk event and took a stroll around the museum. It was easy to see most of the exhibits within a reasonable time. Some very memorable pieces.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Marston M
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Loved the "Year of the Dog", John Frame exhibits and the Chihuly Glass. Very nice museum for the size

Date of experience: August 2018
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