SAMA Museums Brings Art to Rural Communities
Shaw, Kurt, Tribune-Review/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
For folks in a big city, attending a museum is no big thing. For most, a museum is a place to go a couple times a year for entertainment, a little bit of education and a brush with culture, both our own and that of others.
But what about those out in the far-flung corners of our region? With a more rural population and limited public transportation, museums often are hard to find and difficult to get to.
But there is one organization that serves six of those counties, and it is right in our own backyard. For more than 30 years, the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art has made fine art and culture accessible to the residents of Blair, Bedford, Cambria, …
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Publication information: Article title: SAMA Museums Brings Art to Rural Communities. Contributors: Shaw, Kurt - Author. Newspaper title: Tribune-Review/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Publication date: January 6, 2008. Page number: Not available. © 2009 Tribune-Review/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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