Closed Easter Sunday

The Allen will be closed on April 9 in observance of Easter.

Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College
87 North Main Street, Oberlin, OH 44074


Tuesday — Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday Closed
Open until 5:00 p.m. & always free

Exhibitions & Events

The Allen presents changing exhibitions along with engaging guest speakers and public programs.

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Art at the AMAM

The Allen's collection is particularly strong in 17th century Dutch and Flemish painting, Japanese prints, early modern art, African art, and more.

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Provenance Research

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Explore the full range of museum programs through free events, guided and self-guided tours, and resources for professors and PreK-12 teachers.

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Support for the museum continues our tradition of bringing art to the people.

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Take a deep dive into the visual arts with a variety of public programs, from casual gallery talks to guest lectures by renowned scholars and artists.

Shared-Art-Diverse-3 The Shared Art Block Party introduced incoming students to the museum. Photo by Megan Harding


Apr 2

Sunday, April 2, 2023 at 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Frank Lloyd Wright Open House / April 2023

Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, the Weltzheimer/Johnson House is the first Usonian house in Ohio, and one of the few in the nation... Learn More

Apr 6

Thursday, April 6, 2023 at 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Allen After Hours / Accessibility Dreams

Join us for a presentation by Finnegan Shannon, an artist experimenting with forms of access that intervene in ableist structures ... Learn More

Apr 7

Friday, April 7, 2023 at 4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Object Talk / “Bicicleta azul platino (Platinum Blue Bicycle)” with Biba Duffy-Boscagli (OC 2023)

Biba Duffy-Boscagli (OC 2023) leads an informal discussion on Margarita Cabrera's Bicicleta azul platino (Platinum Blue Bicycle). ... Learn More

Apr 7

Friday, April 7, 2023 at 4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Object Talk / “Chanel” with Emelia Duserick (OC 2023)

Emelia Duserick (OC 2023) leads an informal discussion on Wáng Guǎngyì's Chanel. This event is part of our Object ... Learn More

Apr 11

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday Tea / A Spotlight on Student Research

Oberlin College students often research AMAM objects and museum practices as part of their coursework, bringing new insights to ou... Learn More

Apr 15

Saturday, April 15, 2023 at 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Community Day

Come make art with us! This free family-friendly event is open to art lovers of all ages. We will provide all of the supplies for ... Learn More

Apr 22

Saturday, April 22, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Object Talk / “Untitled (Guanaroca [First Woman])” with Niovi Rahme (OC 2025)

Niovi Rahme (OC 2025) leads an informal discussion on Ana Mendieta's Untitled (Guanaroca [First Woman]). This event is part of ou... Learn More

Apr 27

Thursday, April 27, 2023 at 12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Mindful Meditation

Clinical therapist Libni López leads sessions of intentional mindfulness centered around a work of art followed by a discus... Learn More



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