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Rochester Art Center

40 Civic Center Dr SE, Rochester, MN 55904-3773
+1 507-282-8629
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Small but enjoyable.

I came here on a free admission day. While the official entrance was hard for me to find (Google... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Fine Art

They have the most beautiful art at this place and it is a Great Place for Weddings and Social... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Rochester, Minnesota
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40 Civic Center Dr SE, Rochester, MN 55904-3773
+1 507-282-8629
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

I came here on a free admission day. While the official entrance was hard for me to find (Google Maps sent me completely around to the opposite side of the building using the walking option so IDK what was up with that), I still managed...More

Thank Numikins
Reviewed 21 July 2017

They have the most beautiful art at this place and it is a Great Place for Weddings and Social Events

Thank rockwearhouston10
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We visited The Rochester Art Center for a private event/concert. It made me feel like we were out of Rochester in a large, modern, cosmopolitan city...It is incredibly chic. I loved it's location by the river.

Thank MollieMarsh
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Appreciate the friendly staff making the best of the situation. It was free however very little to see. It was essentially empty with minor exception. This theme seems to be consistent in reviews over the years. It seems that Mayo and Rochester have left the...More

1  Thank Jay h
Reviewed 7 May 2017

My wife and I wandered down from Mayo Clinic to see what the Art Center offered and found that on this particular day admission was free and other than the Andy Warhol exhibit there wasn't much there. The outside area is nice since it sits...More

Thank Buttman73
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Rochester isn't a big city, but the art center will make you feel like you've stepped into a New York art exhibit. They offer classes and have an outdoor event each year as well as an annual auction that's a blast. But whenever you visit,...More

Thank Arielf3773
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great place for a wedding reception. Glass windows overlook river and city of Rochester. Parking ramps in close proximity.

1  Thank steelegirl2
Reviewed 18 July 2016

The Rochester Art Center is in a very cool building right on the Zumbro Rver in Rochester, MN. They have a number of rotating exhibits, and tend to focus on engaging the community with both changing content and programs to encourage people of all ages...More

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 18 May 2016

was just there over the weekend, due to the huge remodel they are undergoing and a turn over period in exhibits, they only had one exhibit open. Admission was free because of it. Very friendly staff and a beautiful space right on the Zumbro river....More

Thank JellyBean2464
Reviewed 12 January 2016

This is a beautiful facility, but it functions more as an event center than as an art center. They have a few art exhibits going at any given time. These tend to be interesting and well curated. But that is pretty much it. They offer...More

Thank SoSoCak
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