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Rockport Art Center

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Address: 902 Navigation Cir, Rockport, TX 78382-2780
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+1 361-729-5519
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Sun 13:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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Small but a beauty

The art center is very small. It has a nice exhibition and out side a small sculpture garden- beautiful. It is next to the water and the area is very pleasant.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 November 2016
Sara K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

The art center is very small. It has a nice exhibition and out side a small sculpture garden- beautiful. It is next to the water and the area is very pleasant.

Thank Sara K
Corpus Christi, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Hi--You probably won't find a masterpiece here, BUT you will find what local artists are doing. And I always find that pretty thrilling. The house itself is fun to be in. They have a great gift shop. I recently attended an opening for a friend's show and they did an absolutely fabulous job of that. I love this place.

Thank Margaret C
San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

A very interesting artist was featured, Chipsa Bluntzer. The staff are friendly, they offer art classes in additon to the gallery.

Thank pbunting43
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Always awesome! Right on the water, in the heart of Rockport! Shows change frequently and variety of media are displayed.

Thank Susie L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Featuring local artists, the Rockport Center for the Arts is always a part of the Rockport Spring Tour of Homes. This self guided tour has volunteer docents who describe the architectural and design features of each home.

Thank Deedee7Texas
Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We went to the Art Center reception that introduces the recognized local artists and the chosen art festival banner artist. Everyone was warm and welcoming. The appetizers were delicious and the featured artists were all on hand to answer questions about their art and sell chosen pieces. It is so good to see the art colony is still going strong... More 

Thank Terry F
Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Rockport has changed a lot, but you still can visit the very good Rockport Art Center. Good space with fine exhibitions.

Thank MeryandLeo
Aransas Pass, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

This is a small but very nice museum. The exhibits change on a regular basis and each time they are beautiful with a coastal theme--just what you want to see when visiting Rockport. The atmosphere is peaceful and it's free! Definitely worth a stop any time you are in town.

Thank Linda T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

It is that time of the year for July 4th Arts Festive!!!! There will be over 100 artists at the fest. Original Art with a few limited edition prints. It's a great event to attend.

Thank JVerschoyle
Austin, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

My husband and I went to Rockport Art Center. There were some pretty paintings and interesting sculptures for sale but the prices were quite high. We spent 7 minutes inside. There are some beautiful sculptures outside, perfect for taking pictures. The Art Center is in the same area as the Bay Education Center, Rockport Beach and the Aquarium.

Thank M J

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