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Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College

30 W Dale St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-3249
+1 719-634-5581
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I was at the Fine Arts Center recently and I really enjoyed my time walking around slowly looking... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
1HappyCamper12345
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Small and Beautiful

For a small space this "museum" offers big enjoyment. The first exhibit we saw on entering the... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
veeolette
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Housed in an award winning art-deco facility, the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College has been the cultural center of the Pikes Peak region for nearly a century. With roots reaching back to the Broadmoor Art Academy, the Fine Arts Center has striven to promote the importance of fine art from its inception in 1936. The FAC's museum boasts a large permanent collection of regional, national, and international artists and hosts an array of traveling exhibitions. In addition to the museum, the Fine Arts Center also houses a Broadway-caliber theater with its own theater company as well as an established art school.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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30 W Dale St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-3249
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was at the Fine Arts Center recently and I really enjoyed my time walking around slowly looking at everything they had on display. I was surprised for how empty it was being a Saturday afternoon, maybe I missed the rush or because it was...More

Thank 1HappyCamper12345
Reviewed 6 October 2017

For a small space this "museum" offers big enjoyment. The first exhibit we saw on entering the center was a "hands-on" room. Every piece was for touching. A bunny. A snake. There are many pieces. This room is perfect for children. My son took me...More

Thank veeolette
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Time well spent with beautiful exhibits. I was fortunate to visit during a time when a private collection of Rembrandt etchings were exhibited. Magnifying glasses were provided to see and appreciate the amazing detail used in the etching process from the smallest which were 2...More

Thank Muggo123
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We are members of the FAC and enjoy a visit anytime, however, my favorite time to go is on a first Friday evening for the Art Party. There is always live music in the lounge & artists with some kind of interpretive experience. Situated just...More

Thank JuliaJ0
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Lovely building with good collections of Latin art, Thought $12 fee was high given number of exhibits.

Thank barbacat
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We really liked the Rembrandt to Warhol exhibition. This museum is not great in size, but the staff was really helpful and the exhibits are easy to find and are very interesting. We also appreciated the free easy parking and the relatively inexpensive admission fee....More

Thank IverJohnson
Reviewed 27 June 2017

I attended the "Art of Storytelling" and "Everyday Extraordinary" this past weekend. In a word: wonderful! The insights and artwork in both shows were awesome even staggering. There were only a few people around and for $ 12 I had a blast.

Thank JamesMaxx
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I hadn't been to the Fine Arts Center since I was a child. So visiting today brought back great memories, but the new experience made for amazing new memories! The complex is gorgeous, and the musical, Man of La Mancha, was amazing! So glad I...More

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The Colorado Springs FAC is a very nice, smaller museum. One can see all of the exhibits in a few hours. The emphasis is on North American Indian art and artifacts, especially those with a Christian theme. The FAC also has a "tactile" museum, which...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The show we saw was really cheesy but I loved this theater. It was small, cozy yet spacious and the sound quality was impeccable. No seat in the house has a bad view

Thank Shaquala M
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