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Redlin Art Center

1200 33rd Street S.E., Watertown, SD 57201-7257
+1 605-882-3877
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A must see Art Center if you are in Waterton!

The art center has 3 stories and it is IMPRESSIVE! The art is beautiful and spectacular, and the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Liza R
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Los Angeles, California
Beautiful place

This art center is Beautiful place to see. There are so many beautiful paintings to see. There is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cmelko01
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Panama City, Panama
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The Redlin Art Center is a gift from artist Terry Redlin to his hometown of Watertown, South Dakota. Filled with over 160 of Redlin's original oil paintings, the Art Center is self guided and admission is free of charge. Guests are also invited to shop 3 gift shops, enjoy complimentary video presentations about the artist and stroll the 30-acre conservation park.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 04:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1200 33rd Street S.E., Watertown, SD 57201-7257
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+1 605-882-3877

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The art center has 3 stories and it is IMPRESSIVE! The art is beautiful and spectacular, and the staff is extremely attentive and very nice! I was mesmerized by the paintings. The prices were reasonable in the gift shop and they had a large assortment...More

Thank Liza R
Julie R, General Manager at Redlin Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much, Liza!! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to your return! Thank you for mentioning the gift shops - the proceeds generated from gift shop sales go directly back into the operation of the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This art center is Beautiful place to see. There are so many beautiful paintings to see. There is a short video on Mr. Redlin's life which was interesting. A must see if you visit Watertown SD.

Thank cmelko01
Julie R, General Manager at Redlin Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words! We hope you will visit again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We unexpectedly stopped here on the way from Fargo to The Badlands. We didn't have a lot of time, but enjoyed a break from driving looking at the beautiful art. The were very friendly and welcoming.

Thank tlscorpio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am not a wild life art lover by any means but this place is absolutely breath taking. To think he only used the three primary colors is unbelievable. The art is so lifelike you need to take a step back, but then the paintings...More

Thank Ashley R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had never heard of Terry Redlin before going to this free art center. Three floors of his work, a theater that shows a biography, friendly staff, and a picturesque area that surrounds it all. Wonderful experience.

Thank Jeff F
Julie R, General Manager at Redlin Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much, Jeff! We are delighted that we were able to introduce you to the art of Terry Redlin! We hope this was the first of many visits you make to the Redlin Art Center!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visit the Redlin Art Center every time we travel to Watertown, SD to see family. The paintings are amazing. To see all the work of just one man and the incredible detail that went into each painting is very special. The folks who work...More

Thank Myra M
Julie R, General Manager at Redlin Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, Myra, for your kind words!! The fact that you visit every time you travel to Watertown is the greatest compliment you could pay us!! We'll see you next time!! Thanks again!

Reviewed 1 June 2017

We have passed the Redlin Art Centre on numerous occasions over the years while travelling south and finally decided to stop and visit. I was already in love with Terry Redlin's artwork so it was very exciting to see the full scope of Terry's art...More

Thank cdnkerusso
Julie R, General Manager at Redlin Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

We're so glad you made the decision to stop! Thank you! And, yes, admission is free. It is all a gift from Terry Redlin to his hometown of Watertown! We hope you will stop again next time you are traveling south!

Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

What an amazing tribute to Mr Redlin. This is a must place to visit. You can walk in the footsteps of the life of Mr Redlin.

Thank Gena K
Julie R, General Manager at Redlin Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words!

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We took the family here for a daytime visit. One of our children is very artistic and we wanted to show him that anyone can become an artist. As Terry Redlin started from humble beginnings. It was very interesting to see how his art looked...More

Thank dkweelborg
Julie R, General Manager at Redlin Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback and the recommendation! We are delighted to hear that you brought your children. We hope that they were inspired by the visit!

Reviewed 5 May 2017

If you are driving/riding by Watertown, make sure you stop at this art center. It is a large beautiful facility filled with art by Terry Redlin. The staff are friendly and they sell Terry Redlin items in the gift shop. Travel safe...

Thank Fred N
Julie R, General Manager at Redlin Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! We hope to see you again someday soon!

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