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The Old Jail Art Center, Albany

(5/5 based on 25+ reviews on the web)
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.
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  • You will be amazed by the Old Jail Art Center. It's an incredible art museum on the edge of town. It's a great old jail building with art sculptures in its patio and even more treasures inside. You'll...  more »
  • We spent time in jail on Saturday, but we don't have to be ashamed of it. The Old Jail Art Center. This is a "saved from demolition" unused jail, turned into art center to display part of the family a...  more »
  • This museum was created by Ft. Worth artists and arts supporters, some of whom grew up on Albany-area ranches. Thus, the focus is on Texas artists, both contemporary and going back in time. But, the m...  more »
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  • 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!