Museums & Galleries for April


Art Outreach Gallery, Eastwood Mall, 5555 Youngstown-Warren Road, Niles; 330-219-7833. 5-9 p.m., Friday; 1-9 p.m., Saturday; 1-5 p.m., Sunday. Displays works by local artists, particularly students in the local school systems. Free.

SMARTS Center Gallery, 258 W. Federal St., Youngstown; 330-941-2787. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday; other times by appointment. Located in the upper floor of the DeYor/Powers Auditorium complex. Free.

Trumbull Art Gallery, 196 E. Market, Warren; 330-395-4876. Noon-4 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday. Free.


Akron Art Museum, One S. High, Akron; 330-376-9185. $7, $6, $5, free.

Andy Warhol Museum, 117 Sandusky St., Pittsburgh, Pa.; 412-237-8300. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Thursday, Saturday and Sunday; 10 a.m.-10 p.m., Friday.

Arms Family Museum of Local History, 648 Wick Ave., Youngstown; 330-743-2589. 1-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday; closed Monday. Exhibits of local interest, an archival and research library and the private furnishings of Wilford and Olive Arms. “Greystone Centennial Exhibit,” the period-furnished rooms of the Arms family home. $4-$2.

Butler Institute of American Art,524 Wick Ave., Youngstown; 330-743-1711.  11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday; noon-4 p.m., Sunday. Free.

Butler Institute of American Art/Salem, 343 E. State, Salem; 330-332-8213. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday. Free.

Butler Institute of American Art/Trumbull, 9350 E. Market, Howland; 330-609-9900. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday. Free.

Carnegie Museum of Art, 4400 Forbes, Pittsburgh; 412-622-3131. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday. $10, $7, $6.

Carnegie Museum of Natural History, 4400 Forbes, Pittsburgh; 412-622-3131. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; noon-5 p.m., Sunday. “RACE: Are We So Different?” Till April 27, 2014; “M is for Museum.” Till Aug. 26. $10, $7, $6, free.

Carnegie Science Center, One Allegheny Ave., Pittsburgh; 412-237-3400. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday through Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday. “A Whole New Experience”; “Miniature Railroad and Village.”$14, $10.

Cleveland Institute of Art, 11141 East Blvd., Cleveland; 216-421-7450. Featuring the following movies in The Premiere Showcase: “Leap Year,” “The Myth of the American Sleepover,” “Rapt,” “The Tree,” “Fallen Gods,” “The Imperialists are Still Alive,” and more; In “Ten” from Jonathan Rosenbaum’s Top 100: “Too Eary, Too Late,” “Avante,” and more; In “A Second Look” Program: “Diary of a Country Priest,” “Warsaw Bridge,” “Throne of Blood,” and  more. Visit the Web site for a movie and viewing schedule. $9, $7, $5.

Cleveland Museum of Natural History, 1 Wade Oval Drive, Cleveland; 1-800-317-9155. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday; 10 a.m.-10 p.m., Wednesday; noon-5 p.m., Sunday.  $7-$4.

Cortland-Bazetta Historical Museum, Viets House, 224 N. High St., Cortland; 330-638-3467. 1-4 p.m., Sunday (except January/ holidays). $5.

John Stark Edwards House, 303 Monroe St., N.W., Warren; 330-394-4653. Focuses on the early history of the Western Reserve. Open for tours the first Sunday. 2-5 p.m. Free.

Heinz Pittsburgh Regional History Center, 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh; 412-454-6000. 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. daily. $7.50 adults; $6 seniors; $5 students; $3.50 children 6-18; free to members/children under 6.

Henry Barnhisel House, 1011 North State St., Girard; 330-545-6162. Home of the Girard Historical Society. 1-4 p.m. the second and fourth weekends. 10 a.m.

Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, 124 E. Leasure Ave., New Castle, Pa.; 724-652-2882. a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.

McDonough Museum of Art,YSU, Wick Avenue, Youngstown; 330-941-1400. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Wednesday; Noon-5 p.m., Sunday.  Free.

Museum of Ceramics, 400 E. 5th, East Liverpool; 330-386-6001. 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Friday. The rise and fall of East Liverpool’s potteries. $3, $2.40, $1.

Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, 8501 Carnegie Ave., #2, Cleveland; 216-421-8671. 11 a.m.-5 p .m., Tuesday, Thursday-Sunday; 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Wednesday. $4, $3, free.

National Packard Museum, 1899 Mahoning Ave., Warren; 330-394-1899.

OH WOW! The Roger and Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science and Technology, 11 W. Federal St.,  Youngstown. Interactive and educational displays in a hands on museum setting.  Wednesday through Sunday. $7, $5, free (under 2 years old).

Pro Football Hall of Fame, 2121 George Halas Drive, Canton; 330-456-8207.  9 a.m.-8 p.m., daily (Memorial Day-Labor Day), 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Pro football history and exhibits.$18, $15, $12, free.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, 1 Key Plaza, Cleveland; 216-781-7625. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., daily; 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Wednesday and Saturday.  “Women Who Rock: Vision, Passion, Power.” Till Feb. 26, 2012. $20, $14, $11, free.

Struthers Historical Society Museum, 50 Terrace St., Struthers; 330-755-7189. 2-4 p.m., first Sunday.

Sutliff Museum, Warren Public Library, 444 Mahoning, Warren; 330-399-8807, ext. 121.  2-4 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday. Free.

War Vet Museum, 23 E. Main St., Canfield; 330-533-6311. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., daily. Artifacts from the Revolution through the Persian Gulf War.  Free.

Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor, 151 Wood St., Youngstown; 330-743-5934. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday; Noon-4 p.m., Thursday-Friday. Featuring “Women of the World: A Photographic Journey of New Americans in the Mahoning Valley.”

Gardens & Nature

Cleveland Botanical Garden, 11030 East Blvd., Cleveland; 216-721-1600. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. $7, $3, free.

Davis Education and Visitor Center, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley, Youngstown; 330-740-7116.  10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday. Free.

Ford Nature Education Center, Volney Road at Old Furnace Road, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7107. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Sunday. Exhibits, hands-on nature games and displays. Free.

Science & Education

John H. Glenn Research Center, 21000 Brookpark, Cleveland; 216-433-2000. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Holidays. Learn about aeronautics, engineering, Mars, and more. Free.

Great Lakes Science Center, North Coast Harbor, 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland; 216-694-2000. www. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Sunday.Interactive science and technology exhibits. F$14.95, $11.95, $9.95, $7.50, $5.50 (galleries and omnimax). Free for Max Members.

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