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Bakersfield Museum of Art, California

 
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erato's pictureby erato History & Culture travel tip
added on the 5th of February, 2011
You wouldn't think that a small town like Bakersfield holds such a treasure like the Bakersfield Museum of Art whose main aim is to increase awareness regarding art as an educational program. During March, April and May classes and workshops are held for teenagers to learn the importance of art, to develop self-assuredness in their own imagination skills and to help them combine art in their everyday lives.

If you're only in passing, you can just take look inside the museum or roam its beautiful surrounding grounds. Harmony and beauty are combine in the visual aspect of the place. Definitely something worth seeing.

Address:
1930 R St, Bakersfield, CA 93301, USA

Price:
$2 for students, $5 for adults.

Opening Hours:
Weekdays: 10am-4pm (Mondays closed)
Weekends: noon-4pm

On the web:
http://www.bmoa.org/

 
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