Mcguffey Art Center

4.72 Votes Currently Closed
  • Address: 201 2nd St NW, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA, United States
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-4342957973
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Art Gallery, Family And Kids

The art centre is located in an old elementary school building is the historic district of downtown Charlottesville. It has a total of three galleries decked with a large number of items, put on display for artists and art lovers. Not only that, the place also has a gift shop and a studio for 40 resident artists both of which are open for public. The main aim of establishing the place was to practice art and promote the creative spirits amongst the budding ones. Come here to check out the cultural sessions held here along with the demonstrations and presentations. The best way to explore the place will be by having an educational tour throughout. A visit here will also help you understand the aspirations and motivations of the artists who work hard for the enhancement of this profession. For an artistic soul, there is no place better than this in Virginia.

Entrance Ticket Details For Mcguffey Art Center

  • Entry is free.

Mcguffey Art Center Hours

  • It hosts a monthly first Friday reception from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm along with a diverse calendar of classes and programs. 
  • Holiday closing schedule: New Years Eve and New Years Day, July 4th, Last two weeks in August, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

How to Reach Mcguffey Art Center

  • Bus Station- W Market St at Old Preston Ave

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  • Mcguffey Art Center Address: 201 2nd St NW, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA, United States
  • Mcguffey Art Center Contact Number: +1-4342957973
  • Mcguffey Art Center Timing: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Mcguffey Art Center(preferred time): 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Mcguffey Art Center: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 1.04% of people who visit Charlottesville include Mcguffey Art Center in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Mcguffey Art Center visit around 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Mcguffey Art Center


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Mcguffey Art Center Reviews & Ratings

  • Love this place! It's one of the best spots for First Fridays. The variety of artists under one roof is stellar.

  • The art here is great. I can always meet someone new and share ideas. There is NO room for hate here. Definitely a nice environment. Make sure to check out the free pile and dont be afraid to drop some stuff off too.

  • Great idea. Lots of artists working in their studios and willing to be observed. Art show happening while we were there. Good way to take a break from downtown while visiting cville.

  • Best art gallery in Charlottesville! Must check them out! Love McGuffey!

  • Great local art scene, definitely recommend to stop by during Friday's After Five openhouses.

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