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


Tuesday — Friday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday, Sunday Closed

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

Image Licensing

Art Donations


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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Object Talk: “Buddhist Stele” with Parker Niles ’23

Saturday, September 24, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Object Talk: “Buddhist Stele” with Parker Niles ’23

Saturday, September 24, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Parker Niles '23 leads an informal discussion on the museum's Chinese Buddhist Stele, a mid-6th century stone sculpture.

This event is part of our Object Talk series, during which AMAM gallery guides give informal talks on their favorite objects in the collection. We hope to see you there!

Please meet in the King Sculpture Court just inside the museum's front entrance.

Figure standing in front of a flat slate, wearing flowing robes, with one hand turned down, palm facing forwar
Chinese, Buddhist Stele, mid-6th century. Black limestone. R. T. Miller Jr. Fund, 1946.39.


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