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Foothills Art Center

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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This is a don't miss attraction

No visit to Golden is complete without a visit to the Foothills Art Center. After visiting the... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2018
N3497IQjimh
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Westerville, Ohio
The Foothills Art Centre is a great compliment to Golden

Golden is a sculpture lovers paradise. The Foothills Art Gallery is a remarkable discovery. It is... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Peter S
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Brisbane, Australia
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“main gallery”(2 reviews)
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Located in historic downtown Golden, Foothills Art Center leads and inspires the community through art, education, and cultural excellence with engaging exhibitions and dynamic arts programming for learners of all ages. Foothills Art Center was...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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809 15th St, Golden, CO 80401-1813
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+1 303-279-3922
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

No visit to Golden is complete without a visit to the Foothills Art Center. After visiting the shops and restaurants in downtown Golden, it's time to trek up the hill to the Foothills Art Center. The Foothills art Center is a great little art center...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Golden is a sculpture lovers paradise. The Foothills Art Gallery is a remarkable discovery. It is housed in an old church building and has several galleries which show a great variety of good quality art, 2D and 3D art. I was privileged to see some...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Peter S
Reviewed 25 July 2017

I live in Golden and had family in town. We went to the Foothills Art Center with at least decent expectations given the reviews. There were 6 of us. We were all pretty much disappointed. Very small. Very few exhibits. The one highlight was the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Anna S, Public Relations Manager at Foothills Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Dear dbackmr, We are so sorry to hear that you didn't have a great experience at Foothills Art Center. The feedback means a lot to us, and we are constantly striving to be a leader in the arts and engaging to all audiences. During your...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

With some time to kill before dinner we opted to see if the Art Center was still open, and it was. It was the second to last day of an art show which was a pleasure to see. I'm always amazed at the talent and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank lulubird487
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful facility in a very old (1870s ?) church. Great use of space. When we visited, exhibit of artists from the Golden area. Diverse styles from very good artists.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

Very cute small museum in an old church adjoining Colorado School of mines campus. They have a Christmas sale.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Gol_C0_Mountain_Man
Reviewed 15 February 2017

With changing juried art shows in two parts of the building, there's always something to see. Classes for adults and children are offered. Beautiful items for sale. A great local institution.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Linda B
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is a quaint art museum that I love going to because it reminds me of Goldens' yesteryears and it has represented Golden forever! I love the building and its' surroundings, and the inside is clean and perfect for having craft fairs (we were attending...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank april h
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Old converted church provides a good gallery for art exhibits and shows. Was surprised that they required an entry fee, as most art centers do not. A significant juried show was displayed in a very good presentation in a very nice facility.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

For a modest art center, the exhibits are stimulating and stellar. After most visits, you will leave thinking.

Date of experience: August 2016
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