General Information

The Museum is closed from Saturday, 13 August through Monday, 5 September 2016 for exhibition changes and annual maintenance.

Museum staff can be reached by phone or email Monday-Friday from 9:00 am - 5:00pm. Stay tuned to this page and the Museum's social media outlets for updates during the closure.

Arnot Expeditions
The Museum has launched a new travel program called Arnot Expeditions. This exciting program will offer unique opportunities to Museum members. On Saturday, 24 September 2016, Expedition 1601B: An Autumn Afternoon at the Barnes Foundation will take place. To find out more, click here.

Jean-Leon Gerome. The Love Token. On view in the Picture Gallery.

THE ARNOT ART MUSEUM  is located in Elmira, New York USA. Housed in its original 1833 showcase with a grand late twentieth century gallery addition, the Museum displays its permanent collection of seventeenth to nineteenth century European paintings and nineteenth and twentieth century American art. Temporary exhibitions highlight various aspects of the collections and include works from around the world.

Tuesdays - Fridays, 10am - 5pm
Saturdays, 12n - 5pm
Closed Sundays, Mondays and holidays

PHONE  607.734.3697       

In the Galleries

Thomas Cole. Autumn in the Catskills. On view in the East Gallery.

                    opening Tuesday, 6 September 2016

A Collector's Vision
Matthias H. Arnot Collection, in the Picture Gallery
a continuing permanent exhibition

Shadows of the Pharaohs
artifacts of Egypt & East Asia, in the Cultures Gallery
a continuing exhibition

The Hudson River School: from the Collection
East Gallery
25 June - 12 November 2016

Three Americans
Inga Kimberly Brown, David Higgins, Jack Radetsky
West Wing Galleries
6 September 2016 - 31 January 2017

Selected Works of the Contemporary Collection
in the Falck Overlook Galleries
6 September - 21 January 2017

Holiday Art Market: Unique Objects As Gifts
in the Reading Room
8 October - 31 December 2016

81st Palette Awards
in the East Gallery
22 November - 31 December 2016

74th Scholastic Art Awards
juried regional scholastic art
in the Reading Room & East Gallery
31 January - 4 March 2017

23 Pairs: Considering an Art History 101 Exercise
in the West Wing Galleries
14 February - 12 August 2017

American Art: From the Collections
in the East Gallery
17 March - 16 June 2017

American Panorama: The Hudson River School
in the East Gallery
23 June - 16 November 2017


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