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Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art


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Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art The Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art offers an in-depth look at Kansas art and brings art and artists from around the world to the heart of Kansas. This 25,000 sq. ft. facility is home to KSU's permanent art collection. Since its establishment in 1928, this collection has grown to over 7,000 objects and continues to focus on art of Kansas and the region.

A variety of educational programming is available, including docent-guided tours of the galleries and various outreach programs.

It is located at 14th St. and Anderson Ave. on the Kansas State University campus in Manhattan, Kansas.


Admission: Free admission and parking
Hours: Tuesday- Wednesday, Friday- Saturday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm,
Thurs, 10:00am to 8:00pm, Sunday, 12:00 to 5:00 pm, Closed on Mondays and holidays
Address: 14th St. and Anderson Ave.
Phone: 785-532-7718
Our Email: beachart@ksu.edu
Our Website:beach.k-state.edu/

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