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Arts & Museums
The home of Warren G. Harding, the former president of the United States was built in 1890s. It is from here, where Harding launched his extensive presidential campaign. The Harding Home is now managed by the Ohio Historical Society and serves as a memorial and a museum.
Garst Museum is also known as the Garst House and is located in Greenville, Ohio. It is a historic building and was built in 1852. The Darke County Historical Society operates a museum here whose exhibits include collections of Annie Oakley and Lowell Thomas, Native American memorabilia, and more. The genealogy library is run by the Darke County Genealogical Society and also features a gift shop. It got added to the National Registrar of Historic Places on November 16, 1977.
Pennsylvania House was built in the year 1822 and remains a noted Federal style structure on National Road in Springfield. It now operates as a museum showcasing interesting historical artifacts of the region.
Springfield Art Museum of Art was established in the year 1946. The art museum showcases some exemplary works of contemporary and historical art. It also hosts several traveling exhibitions.
Founded in 1984, the gallery provides picture framing to your art piece. Frames that suit your taste are available and their manufactures are renowned names like Bella, Engelsen, Roma, Larson Juhi, Engelsen and Nielsen. To improve the decor of your houses or offices get your art wares framed here. Those who use the service of this gallery include photographers, interior decorators and restaurants. Pictures of landscapes, figurative paintings, abstract paintings, potraits of Gods all are tastefully and artistically framed.
The Historical Center was founded in the early 1920s, with a minimal collection of historical items. Till date it has a stocked a collection of over 20,000 items that put light on the defining moments in Fort Wayne's historical past. The aim is to create an awareness of the history and heritage of the city. The Center over the years, has played host to special events and also hold lectures and talks. Rental facilities are available as well.
For 9 years art classes were going on and the museum was organized from it. Theodore Thieme donated 10 paintings in 1921 and thats how the museum got started. Although this museum is small it's educational. Its great for kids who learn history, and due to its small size get over with it before it starts boring them. The museum has also got shopping to offer, with books, jewellery and art work for sale.
With over 24 years experience and a degree in Fine Arts, James Jur is the owner of this gallery. He is famed for his wood sculpture. Artisan Gallery And Custom Framing is situated in Morris Building at Broadway plaza. The products of Midwest regional artists are showcased and sold here. A tasteful atmosphere is maintained at this gallery and the products sold here are known for their quality.
Science Central is a fun place for adults and kids alike. The center has unique exhibits related to science, technology, engineering and math.
The Castle Gallery was built in the early 1900s, as a wedding memorabilia for B. Paul Mossman. This place achieved the distinction of being recognized as a historical monument in the National register. It was later refurbished in 1995, and has since being serving as a gallery where renowned artists showcase their art work. It holds event featuring paintings in panoramic locations. The gallery also plays host to art exhibitions and exhibits works by Andrea Bojrab, Carolyn Fehsenfeld, Dennis J Wojkiewicz, Jane Meredith and Rick Wilson etc. Browse through the website for a complete schedule of the events. Call ahead and fix an appointment if you're planning a visit on Saturdays.
Since 1983, the Orchard Gallery is dedicated completely providing the artists a stage to showcase their creation and earn their livelihood thereby. There is always a resident artist present through the gallery's working hours to help you to solve your queries and guide you into purchasing the correct art piece. The gallery holds several art exhibitions through the year, largely showcasing the work of local artists. The kind of art displayed is clay-work, jewelry, painting, fabric, photography, wood working and sculpture. The recognized names that have displayed their work here are Ales Pancner, Paula Crill, Suzi Emley and Renata Pancner.
The Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum celebrates one of the most important innovations in human history: slapping some wheels and a handle bar on a big, fat engine and hitting the open road (also known as the invention of the motorcycle). Collected here are classic bikes from every decade dating back to the 1890s, as well as the stories of hundreds of the Hall's inductees. Memorabilia lines the walls, and the museum shop is loaded with supercharged souvenirs. See website for special event info and complete visitor details.