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Arkansas Arts Center

501 E 9th St, Little Rock, AR 72202-3952
+1 501-372-4000
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Beautiful art

This art center has a wonderful collection. Their current gallery is a pleasure to wander through... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KLH72223
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Little Rock, Arkansas
Summer Theatre Academy 2018

My granddaughter has been going to the Art Center for 6 years and this was here first year in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Arkansas Arts Center is an art museum and active center for the visual and performing arts. Featuring a world-class international collection of art, live theatre productions, art classes, lectures, films, family programs, shopping and dining, the Arkansas Arts Center offers something for everyone. Visit today and find your inspiration!
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  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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501 E 9th St, Little Rock, AR 72202-3952
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+1 501-372-4000
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"permanent collection"
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"children's theater"
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"local artists"
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"young artists"
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"ansel adams"
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"early works"
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"world class collection"
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"crystal bridges"
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"self portrait"
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"macarthur park"
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"traveling shows"
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"pottery classes"
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"nice art museum"
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"enjoy art"
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"rotating exhibits"
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"on display"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This art center has a wonderful collection. Their current gallery is a pleasure to wander through and discover very interesting works. I'm excited about their expansion and renovation to come. Very nice!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My granddaughter has been going to the Art Center for 6 years and this was here first year in the Theatre Academy. It last for 3 weeks, 9:00-5:00 each day Monday thru Friday. Then on the last Friday evening they perform a play for the...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

It's free . They have lots of everything. Monet , Rembrandt, Tiffany on and on. Wear a sweater it was freezing in there. They have an exhibit of children's art that was fantastic, 1st graders. Lots of talent. Staff were helpful and pleasant . We...More

Thank Penny F
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

I live three hours away and have visited Little Rock twice to see special exhibits a the Arkansas Arts Center. The first time was to see a self-portrait by Rembrandt. The second was to see the special John Marin exhibit. Both times I have been...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped as going through. Nice center Great gift shop with plenty of items and jewelry made by the artists. I felt there is plenty more room for more art displays. Very nice clean facility, friendly staff.

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Our kindergarten classes take a field trip each year to the children's theater to see a play. The students love the productions because the actors are so well-prepared. It's quite a treat! We were there in December and the auditorium was packed. The room full...More

Thank Catherine D
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We went to the museum specifically to see the exhibit The Art of Seating. 200 years of American chair design. It was just what I like in an exhibit. Large enough to broaden your scope and small enough to appreciate the details. Which is pretty...More

Thank donnabeaumont
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

What is about places like the Arkansas Art Centre, sorry Center? This is a real museum, with real people in charge, with dedicated staff whose enthusiasm for their jobs, their art and their city give one cause to hope for the future. This museum is...More

Thank James1962186338
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

This is such a nice place to go and visit and see excellent art and other exhibits - special exhibit when we went was The Art of Seating - who knew that different chairs could be so interesting

Thank mammiepoppy
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

There is no fee to enter. This is a small art museum with a nice collection of materials. I was here for the 19th century art work and works by Signac. You need about an hour and a half to take it all in. The...More

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Response from donnabeaumont | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There was no cover charge but there was a donation box we were happy to contribute to. Very nice museum. Enjoy.
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