Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art - Ligonier Valley

Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art - Ligonier Valley Our mission is to preserve, exhibit, and advance American art. SAMA operates the nation’s longest-running museum satellite system with five facilities in the southwestern Pennsylvania cities of Altoona, Bedford, Johnstown, Ligonier and Loretto.
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The Ligonier Valley facility is modeled on an authentic log cabin design that reflects the historic community and is surrounded by gardens.

Operating as usual

Register at https://www.sama-art.org/event-list to join student artists from Greensburg Central Catholic, Hempfield Area...
02/27/2021

Register at https://www.sama-art.org/event-list to join student artists from Greensburg Central Catholic, Hempfield Area Senior High School, Hempfield Area High School, Maxwell Elementary, West Point Elementary, Fort Allen Elementary School, Stanwood Elementary, and Valley School of Ligonier at the Artists of the 21st Century exhibition opening reception March 6th from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Student: 9th GradeValley School of LigonierArt Teacher: Ms. Vallely
02/26/2021

Student: 9th Grade
Valley School of Ligonier
Art Teacher: Ms. Vallely

Head to Bedford's the Hall at Kinton’s Knob on Saturday, March 13, 2021 for the Saint Patrick’s Day Live Music Event. Se...
02/26/2021

Head to Bedford's the Hall at Kinton’s Knob on Saturday, March 13, 2021 for the Saint Patrick’s Day Live Music Event. See more details and buy tickets at https://www.sama-art.org/event-list.

Student: 12th GradeHempfield Area Senior High SchoolHempfield Area School DistrictArt Teacher: Ms. Hays
02/25/2021

Student: 12th Grade
Hempfield Area Senior High School
Hempfield Area School District
Art Teacher: Ms. Hays

See what artworks are left for purchase after our live painting event last week and buy your favorite at https://www.sam...
02/25/2021

See what artworks are left for purchase after our live painting event last week and buy your favorite at https://www.sama-art.org/shop or stopping by the museum between noon and 4:30 p.m.

Some more amazing photos from our weekend Winter Paint Out at SAMA Ligonier. These photos courtesy of Bill Pribisco and ...
02/25/2021

Some more amazing photos from our weekend Winter Paint Out at SAMA Ligonier. These photos courtesy of Bill Pribisco and the Ligonier Echo. The 3 images show you the process of Eric Dye's work from start to finish!
There are many more wonderful paintings to view and purchase. Stop in today through Saturday Noon until 4:30pm!

Student: 5th GradeValley School of LigonierArt Teacher: Ms. Vallely
02/24/2021

Student: 5th Grade
Valley School of Ligonier
Art Teacher: Ms. Vallely

Here are some of the paintings from our live event last week! Purchase at https://www.sama-art.org/shop or stop by the m...
02/24/2021

Here are some of the paintings from our live event last week! Purchase at https://www.sama-art.org/shop or stop by the museum between noon and 4:30 p.m.

Student: 9th GradeHempfield Area Senior High SchoolHempfield Area School DistrictArt Teacher: Mr. Hicks
02/23/2021

Student: 9th Grade
Hempfield Area Senior High School
Hempfield Area School District
Art Teacher: Mr. Hicks

See what artworks are left for purchase after our live painting event last week and buy your favorite at https://www.sam...
02/23/2021

See what artworks are left for purchase after our live painting event last week and buy your favorite at https://www.sama-art.org/shop or stopping by the museum between noon and 4:30 p.m.

More amazing paintings to view! We are open today from Noon until 4:30 pm. Come in today or give us a call if you see a ...
02/23/2021

More amazing paintings to view! We are open today from Noon until 4:30 pm. Come in today or give us a call if you see a painting you like! The paintings are here to view and purchase through Saturday.

Patricia Young "Stream" $200
William Pfahl "Mill Creek, Ligonier twp." $375
Peg Panaciti "Tyler's Cinnamon Roll" $135
Rita Haldeman "Snowfall" $350
Barbara Kearns-Bush "Miles to go Before I Sleep" $325
Doreen Currie "Linn Run" $275

Some of the beautiful paintings from our Winter Paint Out! Job well done artists!! Come in this week to SAMA Ligonier an...
02/22/2021

Some of the beautiful paintings from our Winter Paint Out! Job well done artists!! Come in this week to SAMA Ligonier and see all of these amazing works. We are open Tuesday through Saturday from Noon until 4:30pm. You won't want to miss this!

Some of the artists/paintings:

Artist: Becky Mormack: "Kinsey Farm #2" $250
Artist Rita Haldeman: "Nature's Symetry" $550
Artist Eric Dye: "Yesterday, John Rhoades Farm" $90
Artist Nan Hought: "Frozen Wetlands" $350
Artist Christy Collins: "Laurel Mt. Ski" $135

Student: 12th GradeGreensburg Central Catholic High SchoolDiocese of GreensburgArt Teacher: Ms. Tiedeman
02/22/2021

Student: 12th Grade
Greensburg Central Catholic High School
Diocese of Greensburg
Art Teacher: Ms. Tiedeman

Today is the day! Purchase freshly painted works of art during the Wet Sale 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Artworks that are left...
02/21/2021

Today is the day! Purchase freshly painted works of art during the Wet Sale 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Artworks that are left will be for sale on our website starting Tuesday at https://www.sama-art.org/shop

Some stunning work completed by artist, Eric Dye along with images of Betty Trout and Becky Mormack braving the weather....
02/20/2021

Some stunning work completed by artist, Eric Dye along with images of Betty Trout and Becky Mormack braving the weather. They are working on some beautiful pieces of the Kinsey Barn. You can see these amazing paintings and so much more tomorrow at SAMA Ligonier during our Wet Sale from 1-4 pm!

Our wonderful and courageous Plein Air Artists are out and about painting in this chilly weather! They are getting ready...
02/19/2021

Our wonderful and courageous Plein Air Artists are out and about painting in this chilly weather! They are getting ready for the "Winter Wet Sale" at SAMA Ligonier this Sunday, February 21st from 1-4pm. Come on in this Sunday to meet the artists and see the amazing work they have completed! All the work is for sale!!

Student: 12th GradeHempfield Area Senior High SchoolHempfield Area School DistrictArt Teacher: Ms. Hays
02/19/2021

Student: 12th Grade
Hempfield Area Senior High School
Hempfield Area School District
Art Teacher: Ms. Hays

Visit the museum to watch artists painting LIVE outside, and view the Artists of the 21st Century, the museum’s twenty-t...
02/19/2021

Visit the museum to watch artists painting LIVE outside, and view the Artists of the 21st Century, the museum’s twenty-third annual student art exhibition and support students from schools in Fayette and Westmoreland counties!

Student: 1St GradeMaxwell Elementary SchoolHempfield Area School DistrictArt Teacher: Mr. Kearns
02/18/2021

Student: 1St Grade
Maxwell Elementary School
Hempfield Area School District
Art Teacher: Mr. Kearns

02/18/2021

They're here! Artists are painting en plein air Thursday-Saturday preparing for the Wet Sale Sunday, February 21st. Come see for yourself!

Student: 8th GradeValley School of LigonierArt Teacher: Ms. Vallely
02/17/2021

Student: 8th Grade
Valley School of Ligonier
Art Teacher: Ms. Vallely

Join us Sunday for this FREE event where you can purchase freshly painted artworks direct from the source!
02/17/2021

Join us Sunday for this FREE event where you can purchase freshly painted artworks direct from the source!

Student: 9th GradeValley School of LigonierArt Teacher: Ms. Vallely
02/16/2021

Student: 9th Grade
Valley School of Ligonier
Art Teacher: Ms. Vallely

A huge "thank you" to our SAMA Auxiliary for sponsoring our ice sculpture for the Ice Fest in Ligonier! It was a very co...
02/15/2021

A huge "thank you" to our SAMA Auxiliary for sponsoring our ice sculpture for the Ice Fest in Ligonier! It was a very cold but pretty day!

02/15/2021
Watch artists paint en plein air Thursday, February 18th through Saturday, February 29th during museum hours 12:00 p.m. ...
02/15/2021

Watch artists paint en plein air Thursday, February 18th through Saturday, February 29th during museum hours 12:00 p.m. through 4:30 p.m. and purchase their creations during the Wet Sale Sunday, February 21st. Register to attend at https://www.sama-art.org/event-list

02/14/2021
Opens today! Visit the museum to View the Artists of the 21st Century, the museum’s twenty-third annual student art exhi...
02/12/2021

Opens today! Visit the museum to View the Artists of the 21st Century, the museum’s twenty-third annual student art exhibition and support students from schools in Fayette and Westmoreland counties!

Artists of the 21st Century, the museum’s twenty-third annual student art exhibition, returns March 6th! Visit the museu...
02/10/2021

Artists of the 21st Century, the museum’s twenty-third annual student art exhibition, returns March 6th! Visit the museum to support students from schools in Fayette and Westmoreland counties.

Come out next week while the artists are painting Thursday, February 18th through Saturday, February 20th! And register ...
02/09/2021

Come out next week while the artists are painting Thursday, February 18th through Saturday, February 20th! And register at https://www.sama-art.org/event-list to attend this FREE event where you can purchase these works of art during the Wet Sale Sunday, February 21st!

Reminder! The museum will be closed to the public through Thursday, February 11th installing the new Artists of the 21st...
02/08/2021

Reminder! The museum will be closed to the public through Thursday, February 11th installing the new Artists of the 21st Century exhibition. Support local students by visiting upon opening Friday, February 12!

Do you miss visiting Museums?? We'll bringour exhibitions home to you! Order your Exhibition atHome Kit today at https:/...
02/06/2021

Do you miss visiting Museums?? We'll bring
our exhibitions home to you! Order your Exhibition at
Home Kit today at https://www.sama-art.org/shop to
learn about The Implications of the Camera
photography exhibition at SAMA Altoona!

Reminder! The museum will be closed to the public Monday, February 1st through Thursday, February 11th installing the ne...
02/05/2021

Reminder! The museum will be closed to the public Monday, February 1st through Thursday, February 11th installing the new Artists of the 21st Century exhibition. Visit upon opening Friday, February 12 or register at https://www.sama-art.org/event-list to join us for the opening reception Saturday, March 6 from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

SAMA Bedford is serving private dinner among the works of art. Bid to reserve a personal gallery space for dinner this V...
02/04/2021

SAMA Bedford is serving private dinner among the works of art. Bid to reserve a personal gallery space for dinner this Valentine's Day at https://www.sama-art.org/valentines. Don't miss this unique opportunity to do something different this year!

Are you an artist?! Paint Ligonier en plein air this February! Visit https://www.sama-art.org/event-list to see prizes a...
02/03/2021

Are you an artist?! Paint Ligonier en plein air this February! Visit https://www.sama-art.org/event-list to see prizes and details. Artists who are interested in participating in the paint out should stop by the Museum, contact [email protected] or call (724)-238-6015.

Address

1 Boucher Ln
Ligonier, PA
15658

Opening Hours

Tuesday 12:00 - 16:30
Wednesday 12:00 - 16:30
Thursday 12:00 - 16:30
Friday 12:00 - 16:30
Saturday 12:00 - 16:30

Telephone

(724) 238-6015

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http://triblive.com/…/out-about-17th-annual-garden-party-ma… Thanks to Shirley McMarlin and the Times-Tribune for this wonderful article and great photos of SAMA-Ligioner's Garden Party on June 2, 2018
The museum is a hidden jewel in the valley!
The ligonier country market needs your help. We entered a national poster contest that ends at midnight. We currently have 768 votes and second place has 762. Please click the link, touch the photo and hit like. It would be amazing for our area to receive national recognition. https://m.facebook.com/fmc.org/photos/a.1481841388534365.1073741839.111200858931765/1511507462234424/?type=3&source=54