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sama - loretto  


Clarence Holbrook Carter
Eschantos 31, 1978
Serigraph, 21/30, AP, 22 3/8" x 30"


Current Exhibition

Artists of the 21st Century: Student Art Exhibition

February 7 through April 12

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In the Balcony Gallery
Projections on Paper: Abstract Prints and Drawings from the Permanent Collection

January 10, 2014 - June 14, 2014

Future Exhibitions

Arriving in Style: Recent Acquisitions of the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art - April 25 through June 14


Wall-to-Wall Kamal (Youssef) - June 27 to October 11

Upcoming Events

Arts-in-Education Workshop with Jim Donovan - April 12


Arts-in-Education Workshop - May 9


Conversations with the Curator - June 12


Gala - July 19

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  visit our location

The Loretto Museum, located on the campus of Saint Francis University, opened its doors in June of 1976. The Museum serves as headquarters to the complex of four SAMA facilities and is a repository for the permanent collection. Exhibitions are developed from national collections, as well as from SAMA’s permanent collection.


Saint Francis University Mall
P.O. Box 9
Loretto, PA 15940

Phone (814) 472-3920
Fax (814) 472-4131



Hours of Operation
Tuesday - Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Closed Sundays, Mondays and holidays.

The Museum is closed for installation between exhibitions.