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Grant Wood Studio Closing for the Season

By December 4, 2019 No Comments

Cedar Rapids, Iowa—The Grant Wood Studio will host its last weekend for the season on Saturday, December 28.
The Grant Wood Studio hours are noon until 4:00 PM on Saturday and Sunday.
Admission to the Studio is always free, and a guide is present to discuss the Studio and answer your questions. The Grant Wood Studio will reopen the first weekend of April 2020.
The Grant Wood Studio, also known as 5 Turner Alley, is where famed artist Grant Wood lived and worked from 1924 to 1935. In addition to creating works such as American Gothic in this location, Wood also designed many unique features of the interior space, making it a work of art in itself.
The Grant Wood Studio and Armstrong Visitor Center is located at 810 Second Avenue SE in downtown Cedar Rapids with free parking for Studio visitors. The Armstrong Visitor Center is handicap accessible, but the Studio is not. Free general admission has been underwritten by a grant from the Esther and
Robert Armstrong Charitable Trust.

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The mission of the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art is to excite, engage, and educate through the arts. The Museum’s collection contains more than 7,000 works of art by hundreds of artists, including the world’s largest collection of works by Grant Wood. For more information on exhibitions or related programs call the Museum at 319.366.7503 or visit the Museum’s website at www.crma.org. Museum Hours: noon to 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday; noon to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday; 10:00 a.m. to
4:00 p.m. on Saturday. Grant Wood Studio Hours: noon to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday (April-December).
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