Whitaker Center
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Education + Entertainment + Art

Art Gallery & Gift Shop


Art on the Curved Wall Gallery & Wonders Gift Shop

Peruse current art exhibitions along the curved wall space inside Whitaker Center. From impressionistic to modern and everything in between our gallery showcases local and regional talent. Exhibitions change frequently and does not require an admission to be viewed.

Find out about our Current Exhibit >

 

Current Exhibit

"Studio To Stage: 25 Years of Music Photography by Drew Wiedemann"

May 20 - August 21, 2016

Studio to Stage celebrates a broad cross section of musicians and bands Drew Wiedemann has photographed over the past quarter century. Studio to Stage is not simply a “greatest hits” of musicians and bands everyone knows, it delves deeper to include bands on the cusp of stardom and niche icons in the rock community..


Wonders Gift Shop

Located on the Arcade Level, next to the Box Office, Wonders at Whitaker Center offers a unique variety of toys, souvenirs, jewelry, and books. Find fun and creative items like science kits, puzzles, kites and games. Bring home the perfect gift and materials to extend learning and discovery beyond your visit! 

Wonders Gift Shop

Amber Jewelry

Check out our wide variety of Amber and Sterling Silver jewelry, featuring the new Caribbean Green Amber; harvested from the Caribbean Islands.

 Wonders Gift Shop Hours of Operation

Tuesday-Friday  11:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday  11:30am – 5:00pm
Sunday  12:30pm – 5:00pm
*Hours may be extended for shows and special events.

 

Did You Know?

When you purchase merchandise from Wonders at Whitaker Center, all profits go back into the Center to assist with programming including movies, science exhibits, and live entertainment.


 

Y Art Competition                                                

Every fall, in conjunction with Harrisburg’s Yearly Gallery Walk, Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts celebrates the next generation of artists by holding a Youth Juried Art Show, Y Art. This show is open to all High School students in the Central Pennsylvania region. Chosen works will be displayed along the Art on the Curved Wall Gallery inside Whitaker Center, which is accessible to the public and day that Whitaker Center is open. In addition, the students and their work will be honored at a reception to celebrate their achievement of being selected to showcase their talent.

Interested in being considered for this year’s Y Art show? Print off a submission form and mail to us.

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