Closed Summer 2024

The Allen Memorial Art Museum is currently closed for improvements.

Learn More

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

Hours

Closed all week

Exhibitions & Events

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

Learn More

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.

Learn More

Collections

Conservation

Provenance Research

Image Licensing

Art Donations

Learn

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

Learn More

Resources

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

View All Resources

Join & Support

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

Learn More

Ideastream Feature / Like a Good Armchair

February 3, 2023

Ideastream Feature / Like a Good Armchair

February 3, 2023

‘Like a Good Armchair’ explores biases with art centered on chairs and sitting in Oberlin

Ideastream recently visited Like a Good Armchair: Getting Uncomfortable with Modern and Contemporary Art for a story featured on Applause and their website. Watch the interview on the Ideastream website.

'Like a Good Armchair: Getting Uncomfortable with Modern and Contemporary Art' in Oberlin

Memberships

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

Join Today

Allen Memorial Art Museum Closed for the Summer

Starting May 27, the Allen Memorial Art Museum will close for the summer in the lead up to the completion of Oberlin College and Conservatory's Sustainable Infrastructure Program (SIP). Learn More