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Current Exhibition

In the Titelman Galleries

Landscapes and Pastels from SAMA's Permanent Collection

November 15, 2019 - January 12, 2020

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In the Paula and Dean Lemley Gallery

Eclectic Artwork from SAMA's Permanent Collection


November 15, 2019 - January 12, 2020

In the Donald Robinson Gallery

Landscapes by Donald Robinson

October 18, 2019- February 9, 2020



In the Ashe & Regional Galleries


Deeper than Skin: R.T. Hecker and Timmy Ickes

October 18, 2019 - February 9, 2020






Upcoming Events:


Please call 814-589-3020 for more information





Ashe & Regional Galleries

Artist Anna Marie Schnur

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  visit our location

SAMA’s fifth museum opens in May 2018 in Bedford’s historic Anderson House. Inside the 200-year-old landmark guests will find a state-of-the-art museum featuring eight galleries exhibiting a wide variety of artwork. Other features include a children’s creativity studio and web-based audio tours. At the rear of the Museum is the Mouse Myers Grass Memorial Garden. The lush 40' x 18' garden features a variety of perennials, shrubs and trees for the public to enjoy.


Anderson House
137 E. Pitt St.
Bedford, PA 15522

Phone (814) 589-3020



Hours of Operation

Daily 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Closed Tuesdays


$10 per person; free admission for SAMA members, ages 21 & under and 65 & older.
The Museum is open free of charge to Bedford residents the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month.