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Salt Lake Art Center

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Address: 20 S West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1406
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+1 801-328-4201

Art museum with a strong collection of contemporary art.

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Great stop along a downtown walk

Stopped in on a whim and had a nice visit. Free admission with recommended donation of up to $5 to help support their programs. Worth the time to stop in and see the local artists... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2010
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Walnut Creek, California
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Reviewed 30 May 2016

Staff was nice, space interesting but it seemed very sparse, like a museum that was being starved by low funding. A cool gift shop that showcased local artists/craftspeople would help (hint: get inspiration from the Oakland Museum). Hopefully this museum will grow into a cultural showcase. Admission very reasonable. I had not visited Salt Lake City since 1970, and I... More 

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Reviewed 20 October 2011

Too modern and not enough variety. Building was OK. People were nice.

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Ogden, ut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2011

What a great and inspiring addition to downtown. Our city needs to showcase these artist more and I truly hope it gets the support that it needs and deserves to breath more life into our downtown area.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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Reviewed 9 July 2011

The Salt Lake Art Center has breathed new life in to the city. It's vibrant, innovative, and one of the best places to spend an afternoon.

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Reviewed 16 July 2010

Stopped in on a whim and had a nice visit. Free admission with recommended donation of up to $5 to help support their programs. Worth the time to stop in and see the local artists and exhibits. Friendly staff and beautiful artwork!

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