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I was here for an event and it was handled very well. Although I do not know how much of the... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
Bakersfield, California
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Best gallery in town!

Metro and its owner, Don Martin, have led the effort to make downtown Bakersfield a great choice... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2015
San Luis Obispo, California
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3 Jan 2018
“Person who owns this is problematic.”
21 Aug 2016
“Event Venue”
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1604 19th St, Bakersfield, CA 93301-4311
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

I would not recommend this place for any artist. After selling and the gallery receiving payment for my art work, I did not get paid for one year. Would never deal with this place again.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank kennybeal
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I was here for an event and it was handled very well. Although I do not know how much of the services were provided by The Metro Galleries, I can tell that the coordination between the host and the venue were very good and there...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank worldtraveler267
Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

Metro and its owner, Don Martin, have led the effort to make downtown Bakersfield a great choice for evening and weekend entertainment - and for enjoying excellent art at any time. The exhibits here are nicely varied, well curated and expertly displayed - always top...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank jonr105
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Don Martin has done a great job in creating a great art space without making it crowded to view art. He changes it up monthly, and he hosts great events there throughout the year. A bit of culture in Bako is very nice, indeed.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank 697dianneh
Reviewed 3 June 2015

This is a small gallery that consistently has good shows. They aren't edgy, but they are usually above average if you like pretty paintings. It's not well air conditioned though, so visit early. As a bonus there are many terrific restaurants nearby.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Joseph H
Reviewed 13 November 2014

Dinner with wedding party after nuptials. Started off OK, sat at my table only to have the folding chair collapse beneath me, sending me to the floor, hitting my head on the table behind me. Emailed the President/Creative Director, no response. Telephoned...no response. Well, I...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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