BAKERSFIELD MUSEUM OF ART

BAKERSFIELD, CA

Bird House 2008 11 09 01 Bakersfield, California 2008
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Bakersfield Museum of Art is located in the heart of downtown Bakersfield, California. The museum was established in 1956 and has since been a cultural hub for the city. It is a non-profit organization that aims to promote and celebrate the visual arts in Kern County and beyond.

The museum is housed in a modern building that was designed by architect, Edward Killingsworth. The facility spans over 17,500 square feet and includes exhibition spaces, classrooms, and an auditorium. The museum's permanent collection consists of over 1,200 works of art, including paintings, sculptures, and prints. The collection features works by local and national artists, including Ansel Adams, David Hockney, and Andy Warhol.

In addition to its permanent collection, the museum also hosts a variety of rotating exhibitions throughout the year. The exhibitions range from contemporary art shows to historical retrospectives. The museum also offers educational programs for all ages, including art classes, workshops, and lectures.

The Bakersfield Museum of Art is a must-visit destination for art lovers in the Central Valley. It is open Tuesday through Friday from 10 am to 4 pm and on weekends from 12 pm to 4 pm. Admission to the museum is free, although donations are always appreciated.

BAKERSFIELD MUSEUM OF ART is a Uncategorized or General Museum in BAKERSFIELD CA. US MID #8400600596

The museum is classed as GMU (Uncategorized or General Museums). It comes under American Alliance of Museums (AAM) region: Western (Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington).

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BAKERSFIELD MUSEUM OF ART
1930 R STREET
BAKERSFIELD
CA
93301

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BAKERSFIELD MUSEUM OF ART Information

MID # 8400600596
Name BAKERSFIELD MUSEUM OF ART
Alternate Name BAKERSFIELD MUSEUM OF ART
Classification Uncategorized or General Museums, , Western
Federal Employer Identification Number (EIN)
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Tax period of the latest return filed (YYYYMM)
INCOME 0
REVENUE 0
LAT/LONG 35.37711, -119.007819
CODES FIPS State Code: 06
FIPS County Code: 029
US Census Tract: 001600
US Census Block: 1068