At this time, masks are required during our classes and while visiting the Art Center. Soap, water, and hand sanitizer are available for use. Stations will be cleaned thoroughly. This is subject to change depending on CDC and state guidelines. Thank you for understanding.

Welcome to
the Art Center of Burlington

Art is a powerful catalyst in sparking creativity, developing new ideas, and discovering new ways to approach problems. It isn't always the end product but the process that helps inspire our creative nature. We believe in creating opportunities like unique events and public art displays that encourage a more vibrant community. We want to see Burlington thrive.

What we offer:

  • Original artwork for sale
  • Monthly gallery exhibits
  • Art classes for ages 3 to adult
  • Artscapes for special needs adults, elderly, and mental health patients
  • Special events (Snake Alley Art Fair, Miracle on Jefferson Street, Battle of the Brushes, and Gallery Lounge)

Help us continue to be a valuable community resource. Donate or become a member!



Your aspiring little Picasso can create and make projects with our fabulous teachers!


We offer adult technique classes like oil painting, drawing, and pottery!

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From birthdays to corporate team building - we provide the space and expertise!

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 Now is a perfect time! Save $10 on kid and adult classes today!

Give the
Gift of Creativity

The Art Center now sells e-gift cards!

Send an e-gift card to that artistic someone in your life! E-gift cards are good for classes, artwork, memberships, Gallery Lounge, Creative Juice Club, and DIY kits.

All Member Show

View 60 artists on display in our new Itty Bitty Bits of Art Show and Sale. All of the artwork is 12” or smaller and for sale. Start your holiday shopping early and support artists!


Meet Our Team

Art Center of Burlington is ran by a small team of professional leaders dedicated to providing a welcoming experience that brings art and people together for enjoyment.

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Sunday/Monday: Closed
Tues - Thurs: 10am - 6pm
Friday/Saturday: 10am - 4pm

301 Jefferson Street
Burlington, Iowa 52601

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