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Morean Arts Center
Contemporary Gallery/ Art Classes

Local Artists Creating World-Class Art

Always free and open to the public, our contemporary gallery is one of the oldest in Florida. We feature local artists but also welcome artists from across the globe.

Make Something Awesome

The Morean Arts Center offers affordable art programming at this location.

Where We Are

Free & Open to the Public

Parking Information

Street parking on the surrounding streets of the Morean Arts Center, Chihuly Collection, and Morean Glass Studio are free for 2 to 3 hours, depending on the spot. You can move your car to a different spot after your time runs up.

The Morean Arts Center has a parking lot with access on 8th Street through an alleyway between Central Avenue and 1st Avenue North.

The Morean Glass Studio has a parking lot with access from 1st Avenue North, to the left immediately after 7th Street.

There is a parking lot located at 800 1st Avenue South, where parking is $3 for the day with 3 entrances: 

  • On 1st Avenue South between 8th Street and MLK Jr. Blvd.
  • On 2nd Avenue South between 8th Street and MLK Jr. Blvd.
  • On MLK Jr. Blvd. between 1st and 2nd Avenue South


Members of the Morean Arts Center can park on the 4th floor of the Publix parking garage located at 725 1st Avenue South, with entry to the parking garage on 8th Street.

Open Daily

Hours of operation:
Mon – Sat: 10AM – 5PM
Sunday: Closed

Christmas Eve: Open 10AM – 3PM

Closed the following days:

Sundays, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, and July 4

719 Central Avenue
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Phone: 727-822-7872

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Other Information

Take a peek at other offerings at this location.

Gallery Store

Bring home local artwork.

Membership Services

Begin your membership.

Banyan Cafe

Enjoy amazing food.

Contact Us

Morean Arts Center/Glass Studio:
719 Central Avenue

Chihuly Collection:
720 Central Avenue

Morean Center for Clay:
420 22nd Street South