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Milton Glaser

The Wiz, 1974

Serigraph, 59" x 41"

Gift of Mark del Costello


Current Exhibition

In the Sullivan Gallery

Bright Lights and Opening Nights: Film, Theater and Dance Posters from the Mark del Costello Collection

June 22 through October 5

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In the Margery Wolf-Kuhn Balcony Gallery

Theatres of the Imagination: The Early Works of Colleen Browning


June 22 through October 5

Future Exhibitions

Biennial 2018- October 19 through January 19, 2019


Portraits - Past and Present: Selections from the Permanent Collection - October 19 through January 19, 2019


Upcoming EventS

Reception for Biennial 2018 - November 16


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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 four SAMA facilities and is a repository for the permanent collection. Exhibitions are developed from national collections, as well as from SAMA’s permanent collection.


Saint Francis University Mall
P.O. Box 9
Loretto, PA 15940

Phone (814) 472-3920
Fax (814) 472-4131



Hours of Operation
Tuesday - Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday: 1 to 5 p.m.

Closed Weekends, Sundays, Mondays and holidays.

The Museum is closed for installation between exhibitions.