The galleries are currently closed for installation
and will reopen Feb. 6, 2022, with
Both Ends of the Rainbow
and Three Lakes Sampler

Admission to both exhibits is free




Clay Studio hours
10am to 4pm Mondays through Fridays
through Feb. 4, 2022

The Art Center is closed during exhibit installations, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Easter, President's Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve Day and Christmas. The art center closes at 2 pm the day before Thanksgiving and New Year's Eve.

COVID-19 Protocols

Visiting During COVID-19

The Schweinfurth Art Center is adhering to cleaning and safety protocols outlined by New York State and the Centers for Disease Control to make the art center a safe place to visit. Click here to download our COVID-19 Safety Plan.


To ensure everyone’s safety, please do not visit us if:


Once you arrive, help us keep you safe when viewing exhibits by following our protocols:

  • All visitors must wear a mask
  • It’s always a good idea to wash and sanitize your hands frequently
  • The Art Center has the right to deny entry to anyone who does not comply



The Schweinfurth Art Center is located at 205 Genesee Street in Auburn, New York. The closest airport and train stations are in Syracuse, New York, about a 40-minute drive from Auburn. Ithaca is approximately 40 minutes away by car.

You can get detailed directions to the Art Center from any address through Google Maps.

Parking is available on the street in front of the art center and in the parking lot behind the building. The public entrance is on Genesee Street.

Need more information? Please call us at 315.255.1553 during business hours, or email us at



The art center welcomes school groups and other group visitors, and we are happy to arrange a tour for you.

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Gift Shop

The Schweinfurth gift shop offers unique items you won’t find anywhere else, including lovely scarves, eye-catching jewelry, and bright bags. Find out what’s for sale.

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Other Attactions

There’s plenty to do in and around Auburn, so make a day or weekend of your visit!

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