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George A. Spiva Center for the Arts
Ranked #8 of 25 things to do in Joplin
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Though it is not like the Met in NY or any big city musuem, it is a fun place to take to family. Somethings might not be for small children But looking for a fun day of good fun....I would go.

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"offer classes"
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"experience art"
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"local art"
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"interesting exhibits"
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"gift shop"
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"on display"
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"artists"
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"gallery"
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"mediums"
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"talented"
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"tornado"
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This place is great! It is so nice to see culture & Art in our own little downtown! Absolutely worth visiting... I have enjoyed every single trip I've made & all the different exhibits I've got to see.

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Reviewed 8 September 2016

This art center is an incredible place for the whole family. There are always new and interesting exhibits (3 galleries!), tons of classes for kids and adults, and always fun programs to attend. Members get awesome perks, and membership is really cheap. My favorite perks are the membership shows to display my art, and the opening receptions. You're missing out if you haven't gone to check this place out!

1  Thank Sarah C
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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Great local spot to see local art and artists. Set aside a few hours to see everything. Great little gem in the 4 state area.

1  Thank Travis J G
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

I am friends with a family that has moved to Joplin and have taken the boys on a couple of outings around town to pick up literature for the family and show the boys some of the things they might not easily discover. The gentleman who arranges for the exhibits gave us a "teaser" for the upcoming exhibit. An artist using different colored cardboards (as in boxes) to create his unique art. The boys were interested in the cardboard art and the man explained the fact that the designs were created using different colored cardboard. We also looked at some of the tornado victims in the art in the lobby. Hopefully I have helped further interest in art in a couple of brothers.

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