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This non-profit has been in existence since the early 1900s and now boasts over 400 members and a 300-piece permanent collection. They host monthly exhibitions ranging in scope from the "Members and Friends Exhibit" which is limited to entries within a 50-mile radius to an annual national competition called the "Galex." They also host "Art-In-The-Park" annually on the third Sunday in July, featuring over 50 artists, food, music, and family fun. The Center provides an artist gallery shop and educational programs.

Hours are Tues.-Fri., 10:30-4:30 and Sat. 10:30-3:00.

Location: 114 E. Main St, Galesburg Illinois 61401 Telephone 309-342-7415

Other Art nearby:
(Peoria) Apollo Fine Arts & Entertainment Centre
(Peoria) Ballance-Herschel House
(Peoria) Belles of Harmony-Sweet Adelines
(Monmouth) Buchanan Center for the Arts
(Peoria) Contemporary Art Center of Peoria
(Peoria) Corn Stock Theatre

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