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Columbia Art Center

Columbia Art Center



Columbia Art Center is a  facility operated by the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation.  This facility is a state of the art facility with the capacity to offer not only Open Studio but also multiple classes consecutively. As part of this facility there is a full retail gallery which allows studio members, instructors and others associated with the Columbia Art Center to sell their work. There are multiple programs provided at this location including Open Studio as well as classes for

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Columbia Art Center

1227 Taylor Street, Columbia, SC 29201


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Accessibility Information


Parking time may be purchased at meters on the street and at the 5 hour parking spaces in the Cannon Parking Garage.


Columbia Art Center Studio is open 9 am to 9 pm Monday-Thursday; 9 am -5 pm on Friday and 9 am to 4 pm on Saturday. Columbia Art Center Gallery is open 9 am to 3 pm Monday-Saturday. Longer hours will be added when tied in to a special event down town such as First Thursdays.