The Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington

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#5 of 7 in Museums in Green Mountains
The Bennington Center for the Arts continually exhibits the work of many of the finest representational artists from around the country. In addition to the artwork in the Center's temporary exhibitions, all of which is for sale, The Bennington also has a very impressive permanent collection of Native American art, as well as bird carvings by Master Carver Floyd Scholz. The Bennington is also home to the Covered Bridge Museum. Visitors of all ages enjoy the exhibits and videos and use the information gathered to better enjoy their travels through these famous structures as they travel through Vermont
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  • October 2, 2017
    This made for really fun afternoon. Even the permanent exhibits of Native American art, bird carvings and covered bridges are quite interesting and well done. Make sure to take time to walk around the...  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    Driven by here lots, saw the sign for "Eric Sloan" out front, but never stopped here until today. Am I glad I did. They display 8 Sloan paintings including "October Cloudscape" that knocked my socks o...  more »
  • July 24, 2017
    We have visited the Bennington Center for the Arts Museum multiple times and have enjoyed both the permanent and temporary collections each time. Most recently we visited the museum on July 23rd. The ...  more »
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  • December 4, 2016
    It is a fantastic gallery, showcasing a wide variety of styles and mediums. The gallery experience is very welcoming. I attended a two week seminar at the Vermont Raptor Academy, hosted by the Master of Raptor Sculpture, Floyd Scholz, which is housed in a dedicated and large studio space. I can't think of many things more rewarding, than making art with a great instructor, in a beautiful location.
  • January 16, 2017
    one of my favorite museums ever and certainly a must visit in bennington. wonderful permanent exhibits and lovely outdoor art
  • July 10, 2013
    Most amazing art!

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