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ARTH 276: Studies in Western Art II

Museums and Galleries

Museums and Galleries in the Tacoma/Seattle area


  • Seattle Art Museum - Click on the "art" tab for information about past and current exhibitions as well as the permanent collection.
    Note: The Seattle Art Museum, the Seattle Asian Art Museum, and Olympic Sculpture Park are closed for two weeks, January 31–February 15, 2011.
  • Frye Art Museum focuses on late-nineteenth and early-twentieth-century European paintings
  • Public Art in Seattle
  • Art Guide Northwest - museums, galleries, events in Seattle and western Washington
  • Henry Art Gallery


Tip: As part of Tacoma’s monthly ArtWalk, Tacoma museums offer extended hours and provide free admission for all visitors from 5 pm to 8 pm.

In Seattle, the free day varies with the museum.

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Search for works of art in these databases. Use quote marks around the title if more than one word. Also include the artist's name.