The Old Jail Art Center, Albany
Categories: Historic Sites, Specialty Museums, Museums, Tourist Spots
The mission of the Old Jail Art Center is to be the primary cultural resource for the region, providing visual art, performing art, and local history resources for residents and visitors alike, and fostering memorable experiences for all.Use our Albany family vacation planner to add The Old Jail Art Center and other attractions to your Albany vacation plans.
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This museum tells the history of the region and the history of the Fandangle. There is a collection of various pieces of art and a nice courtyard. Worth visiting if in the area.
I've been to the Art Center several times, but until recently, it had been a while. They had a traveling 'Lonesome Dove' exhibit that we REALLY enjoyed. There are other exhibits that we really enjoyed... read more »
Exhibits are a bit surprising ... Modigliani and Renoir and Picasso and a Buddha head in Albany? Such surprise is half the fun. But there are other exhibits, too. One exhibit, though small, explored c... read more »
Where?! Albany. You'd never guess it once inside though, fantastic museum in a very unexpected location and full of all sorts of art from locals to world renowned artists.
The last thing we expected as we pulled into Albany was a fine art museum. Boy were we surprised! This is the real deal folks, as you tour the art exhibits you will completely forget you are in small town Texas, but not only are you in small town Texas, but you are in one of the finest to visit. Go! You won't regret it!
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