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Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley

31 North Fifth Street

"The Allentown Art Museum is dedicated to stimulating active exploration of the arts and developing new audiences for the arts within the Lehigh Valley community and beyond. Through the central activities of collection, preservation, study, exhibition, and interpretation of important works of visual art, the Allentown Art Museum fosters greater understanding of artists and their work."


Alfonso A. Rivera Cordero

Friday, June 1, 2018
Museum worth the visit. Very well maintained, excellent ulimmination, collections are very unique at the time of my visit they have the exhibit of Who shot sports? This exhibition have different pictures of athletes from different sports and background was one of my favorite. In second floor they offer a room to kids to be creative and do their art.

Karalyn Levine

Friday, Feb. 2, 2018
I attended a trivia night at the Allentown Art Museum and would highly recommend it. The Social Still was there with specialty cocktails, setting a nice, pleasant tone for the evening. The trivia questions were hard, but the staff and other participants were fun and friendly. I'd definitely do this again. Hope to see more events like this at the museum. The only difficulty I had was parking. Make sure you have change! Not all the meters accept cards and the app needs a $20 initial deposit. The museum staff were able to give me change in exchange for a five, so I didn't have to relocate my car.

Olga Tcherviakova

Sunday, March 18, 2018
Every time I visit the Allentown Art Museum, be it with friends, young children, or by myself, the experience is superb! It seems that the museum's administrators and managers thought of everything - how to make it affordable for all, where to store coats and purses during the visit, and how to keep the exhibits updated and interesting. There are unique artistic benches everywhere if you feel like resting. The staff are always courteous and helpful. The e-mails I get from the museum are well-organized, informative, and sent at very reasonable interval. I always have this feeling that the Allentown Art Museum is in business to speread art and culture and not to make maximum profit from the visitors (like so many other places). I absolutely love it!!!

Jay Yarborough

Monday, Feb. 19, 2018
Small but nice museum. The permanent collection has some interesting pieces and encompasses different styles. The museum hosts many rotating exhibits throughout the year that are well put together. Free admission on Sunday is also really cool. There isn't much parking around the building, which is one downside.

James Margolis

Friday, May 18, 2018
The "Who Shot Sports" exhibit is world class with well known artists and photographs. Staff with very helpful and friendly.

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