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Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College
87 North Main Street, Oberlin, OH 44074
440.775.8665

Hours

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

Conservation

Provenance Research

Image Licensing

Art Donations

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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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Resources

Find podcasts, activities, and information for all age groups.

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Join & Support

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

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Resources

Young visitors make masks inspired by an exhibition of Japanese art during a Community Day Young visitors make masks inspired by an exhibition of Japanese art during a Community Day at the museum. Photo by Jack Lichtenstein

Kids of all ages (or even adults!) can have fun with the museum collection in activities that spark creativity and reflection.

We also offer free guided tours, events, and gallery guides for self-guided tours.

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Color Our Collections Worksheets

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Use your creativity to color these works of art from our collection, then tag @AllenArtMuseum on Facebook in a picture of your final creation.

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Be a Museum Curator Project Packet

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Design your very own exhibition using Japanese woodblock prints from our collection! Share a picture of this do-it-yourself art show by tagging @AllenArtMuseum on Facebook.

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I Spy @The Allen

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Take a scavenger hunt through the galleries to find works of art based on these clues. Or, look for the artworks using our augmented reality platform.

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Self-Guided Tours for Families

Our gallery guides encourage deeper engagement with works of art, suggesting different ways to talk about, look, imagine, draw, and interpret various concepts and themes. Guides are family-friendly and offer ways to foster close looking at the collection.

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Dragons

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Food

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Health

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Music

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Mustaches

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STEAM

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Guided Tours

Members of the community may arrange guided tours on a variety of topics, either related to a current exhibition or focused on highlights of the permanent collection. Guided tours are always free.

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Programs

Our Community Day events provide exciting opportunities to learn more about art, styles, and different cultures through mini tours and hands-on activities for all ages. 

Community & Family Events

Memberships

Support appreciation for original works of art by becoming a museum member.

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