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Warehouse Burning American Street

Oil on Mylar


Current Exhibition

In the Sullivan Gallery

Jennifer Baker Exhibition


July 19, 2019 through October 5, 2019


Click Here to learn more about our current exhibition!





In the Margery Wolf-Kuhn Balcony Gallery

Saint Francis University Exhibition


Future Exhibitions

Upcoming EventS


Lunch a L'Art:

September 12th 12:00pm-2:00pm

Please call SAMA Loretto for more information 814-472-3920



Family Fun Events - $10 per family:


September 15:

   Monarch, Milkweed and More 1-4pm


September 24: Patriotic  5pm-7pm



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The Loretto Museum, located on the campus of Saint Francis University, opened its doors in June of 1976. The Museum serves as headquarters to the complex of five SAMA facilities and is a repository for the permanent collection. Exhibitions are developed from national collections, as well as from SAMA’s permanent collection.


112 Franciscan Way
P.O. Box 9
Loretto, PA 15940

Phone (814) 472-3920
Fax (814) 471-1151



Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday: 1 to 5 p.m.

Closed Sundays, Mondays and holidays.

The Museum is closed for installation between exhibitions.