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The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House

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Well worth a visit if you are near Nacogdoches

Ed and Gwen Cole have blessed our East Texas community for many years with selfless giving and The... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Nacogdoches, Texas

This location is a true gem, situated in the heart of Nacogdoches. The center is important to local... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Nacogdoches, Texas
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6 Oct 2018
“Well worth a visit if you are near Nacogdoches”
6 Aug 2018
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329 E Main St, Nacogdoches, TX 75961-5213
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Ed and Gwen Cole have blessed our East Texas community for many years with selfless giving and The Cole Art Center is just one more gift. While available for sponsored events and an excellent venue for such it is worth the time to visit and...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

This location is a true gem, situated in the heart of Nacogdoches. The center is important to local artists.

Thank Slaghout
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This is a small center with some really cool exhibits. I had never seen any video art but I was lucky enough to view the work of Peter Sarkisian. The center is easy to enjoy and I had it to myself at 2:30 Sunday. I...More

Thank dkorwood
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is the coolest and most beautiful space in Nacogdoches (which may sound like faint praise, but Nac is not a typical small Texas city, so...). The exhibits here are incredibly varied and invariably high in quality. Interesting art films and documentaries on the first...More

1  Thank Scottdirect
Reviewed 6 April 2017

It's free. I just saw the Andy Warhol exhibit and it was weird. But that is what Warhol is all about! The facility is great and clean... and free. Hard to beat. Drop in while walking around town.

1  Thank lancek53
Reviewed 23 January 2016

I was totally fascinated by the talented artful displays. The Picture window had an old movie picture show running on screen.

Thank MAM S
Reviewed 11 December 2015

I love that we have a modern, clean art gallery/center in an historic building in the middle of downtown. There are different artists featured in a variety of mediums throughout the year and events that cost very little - many are free. The facility is...More

2  Thank Mombassa R
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Neat little gallery with displays that mostly display local artists and their pieces. For a true art fan its a neat little place to visit.

2  Thank Chance M
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Actually went to Nacogdoches to attend this event on Saturday night. It is very nicely redone from the Old Opera House with two floors of display area. The reception of the 12 x 12 show was a very nice event.

Thank TexanAbroad
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