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This was a fascinating museum that feature rotating displays. You can learn about local history... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cherie P
Pahrump, Nevada, United States
Must visit this museum

You pick up some local history, see local art and fresh eggs at this gem of a museum/gallery... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Flora L
Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a fascinating museum that feature rotating displays. You can learn about local history, see local art here....it is truly a gem for Joseph. Classes in sculpture, yoga, and painting can be taken here as well.

Thank Cherie P
Reviewed 3 January 2018

You pick up some local history, see local art and fresh eggs at this gem of a museum/gallery. Luckily, this was the first place we visited in Joseph. The folks there were able to give us tips on things to see and do in town.

1  Thank Flora L
Reviewed 23 December 2017

This gorgeous building houses an on-going display of art and culture. It is not to be missed for any visitor and should be a weekly stop for those lucky enough to live here. The permanent display upstairs highlights one of our nations finest journalists and...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The Josephy Center is a good place to start your visit to Wallowa County. It offers a great place for visitors to learn more about the Nez Perce (a truly noble people) and Oregon history. The Center also offers excellent rotating art shows, competitions, and...More

1  Thank Franchii665
Reviewed 28 September 2017

On our first visit many fine fotos of river rafting, an exciting local attraction, were hung. The second day there was a plein air exhibit of recently completed paintings. Interesting exhibit and books by Mr. Josephy who was very well informed about local indigenous cultures.

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The actual exhibit looked very interesting, but the docents were very very loud and enthusiastic in talking to other guests. We had to walk out the door...

1  Thank 745akif
Hotrod400, General Manager at Josephy Center for Arts and Culture, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Sorry you had a poor experience. We strive for excellence and at times the traffic can get very heavy and distracting. We hope you return and have a positive experience.

Reviewed 5 September 2017

Wealth of information with some nice exhibits too. The collection of books upstairs is very impressive!

Thank Todd W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Beautiful space and thoughtfully curated. Great deal of history and a small library upstairs. The building itself is wonderful as well.

1  Thank Emilie E
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Very pleasant staff and volunteers and the art is varied and well selected. The gift shop is a fantastic place to find affordable hand-made items from local artisans including pottery, paper goods, jewelry, books, and other creations that really reflect the area. Wonderfully done -...More

1  Thank lowlander46
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Pleasant building, interesting history of the man for whom it is named and his contribution, good art show and good photography upstairs as well. Quite rare to have staff offer a traveller books to borrow from the reference section. We spent several hours here and...More

1  Thank Ann H
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