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Colleen Browning

WOW Car, 1977

Oil on canvas, 36” x 54"

Gift of the artist





Lawrice "Recie" Dolan
Colorscape (Big Iris), n.d.
Mixed media, 33” x 27”


Current Exhibition

In the Titelman Galleries

Colleen Browning: Realist - Illusionist

December 7 - April 7

Click Here to learn more about our current exhibition!

In the Donald Robinson Gallery

Orchids and Lilies by Donald M. Robinson


March 15 - June 9


In the Ashe & Regional Galleries


Hands-On: Graybill, Hershberger, Reed


March 15 - June 9



Upcoming Events:

Hands-On Reception

March 22, 2019 - 5:00-7:00pm


Kids Art Workshop: Build a Birdhouse

April 6, 2019 - 1:00-3:00pm

Ages 6 and up

Cost: $45 (non-members) and

        $35 (members)




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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.