The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center is open on a revised schedule. Read more about hours and visiting and see VassarTogether for the College’s Fall 2020 plans and policies.

Pablo Picasso, Glass, Guitar, Musical Score, 1922/23 (detail).

Current Exhibitions

The Hudson River School Collection: A 3D Virtual Exhibition

The Art Center is excited to present this venerable collection in a new way: Enjoy our Hudson River School Galleries virtually from your computer, mobile device, or VR headset.

Miracles on the Border: Retablos of Mexican Migrants to the United States

September 5 - December 13, 2020

Visible Bodies: Representing Blackness

August 15, 2020 - February 14, 2021

Monumental Misrememberings: Photographs and Statues of Contested Histories

September 19, 2020 - January 10, 2021

Off the Wall Blog

Perspectives from our students.

Cartography and Art: Artworks as Maps - Nov. 16, 2020

Today’s post comes from Art Center docent and Vassar class of 2021 student Zoe Camhi.

As a Vassar student, I continually strive to make interdisciplinary connections, between my classes, my job, and my hobbies. I have learned over my years... Read More

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Exterior view of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center.

The collections of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center chart the history of art from antiquity to the present and comprise over 21,000 works.


Photograph of a person viewing art in the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center.

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Academic Resource

Art should stand “boldly forth as an educational force,” declared founder Matthew Vassar; his college was the country’s first to be founded with a gallery and teaching collection.

Public Hours

Nov 24–Dec 13 Only

Tue 10am–5pm
Wed 10am–5pm
Thu 10am–8pm
Fri 10am–5pm
Sat 10am–5pm
Sun 1pm–5pm
Closed Mondays and Thanksgiving Day


Please note that due to Covid-19 restrictions, we cannot accommodate group tours at this time, and capacity in the galleries is limited. All visitors are required to wear masks.


Admission is free and open to all. All galleries are wheelchair accessible.


Parking is on Raymond Avenue only. Entrance to the galleries is via the Raymond Ave. gate through the sculpture garden.

Students & Faculty

Consult the Teaching & Learning section of the VassarTogether page for information about visiting the Loeb during the week.

Please note that weekend hours are restricted to the general public only.


The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center

124 Raymond Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY 12604

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Main office

(845) 437-5237
(845) 437-5955 (Fax)

Information Line

(845) 437-5632