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Symbolic sculptures by world renowned artists and murals tell stories of love and hard work, or get a selfie with your favorite cartoon hero or villain.

Performing Arts

Memorial Auditorium & Convention Center

Memorial Auditorium & Convention Center

503 N Pine St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-7827
Old meets new in this historic 1925 theatre with modern amenities. Check our website for upcoming theatre productions, ballets, vendor events, &; art exhibits.
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Public Art/Murals Galleries & Exhibits (Indoor)

ArtForms Gallery LLC

ArtForms Gallery LLC

620 N Broadway St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 240-0165
artforms-gallery.com
An artists' cooperative gallery, ArtForms offers handmade art & fine crafts for sale as well as hands-on workshops led by member artists in a casual atmosphere.
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Beverly Corcoran Art Gallery

Beverly Corcoran Art Gallery

503 N Pine St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-7827
Located inside the Memorial Auditorium, this gallery is a jewel within a jewel, featuring the work of local artists & exhibits on loan from other galleries.
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Birger Sandzén Landscape Exhibit

Birger Sandzén Landscape Exhibit

308 N Walnut St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-8110
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Painted by a Swedish-American painter known for his landscapes of Kansas and the southwest.
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Eclectic Soul Mural

Eclectic Soul Mural

601 N Broadway, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 875-2739
facebook.com/EclecticSoulStudio/
An image of The Dancing Ganesha overlooks the studio floor. This depiction symbolizes the connection of body, mind, and spirit.
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Ella Buchanan Exhibit

Ella Buchanan Exhibit

308 N Walnut St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-8110
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The first director of Pittsburg's library, in 1901, went on to gain international notoriety as a talented sculptor & leader in women's suffrage movement.
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Fun Zone Depot Murals

Fun Zone Depot Murals

104 N Locust, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 719-8390
FunZoneDepot.com
Historic building includes decades old 140' exterior painted sign. Murals inside include coal fired kiddy-sized train & logos honoring local schools.
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Immigrant Park Mural & Children's Sculpture

106 W 2nd St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-8310
Tells the story of the immigrants who settled in Southeast Kansas and shows what the immediate area looked like at the turn of the century.
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Marjorie Schick exhibit

Marjorie Schick exhibit

308 N Walnut St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-8110
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This former Pittsburg State art professor developed a worldwide reputation as an avant-garde jewelry artist with permanent collections on display worldwide.
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Marquee Mural

Marquee Mural

503 N Pine St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-7827
Located inside the Memorial Auditorium, this mural depicts a vintage movie theater marquee, including posters for upcoming performances. Mural by Jenna Spencer.
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Sock and Buskin Mural

Sock and Buskin Mural

503 N Pine St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-7827
Located inside the Memorial Auditorium, this mural features Greek theatre's two ancient symbols for comedy (sock) and tragedy (buskin). Mural by Jenna Spencer.
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Solidarity: Amazon Army Mural

Solidarity: Amazon Army Mural

308 N Walnut St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-8110
Features St. Barbara, the patron saint of coal miners, and a number of the wives, mothers & grandmothers of miners who organized the 1921 Amazon Army march.
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WAX Mural

WAX Mural

606 N Broadway, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 704-7860
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Public Art/Murals (Outdoor)

Coal Miner Sculpture

Coal Miner Sculpture

200 N Walnut St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-8310
Larger-than-life-size bronze statue of an era miner, with granite monuments inscribed with the names of miners who worked in the Pittsburg-Weir coalfields.
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Colonial Fox Outdoor Theater Mural

Colonial Fox Outdoor Theater Mural

407 N Broadway St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 235-0622
colonialfox.org
Mural used for outdoor movies on the north side of the historic Colonial Fox.
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Creating Legacy Heroes Mural

204 W 5th, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 235-0505
facebook.com/SEKCHARITY
Get your picture taken with your favorite cartoon hero or villain. Mural is on the outside wall of a non-profit charity working to help meet basic needs.
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Downtown Pittsburg Artwalk Mural

501 N Broadway St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
Call it "street art", "fine art" or "a mural" - six artists were each given a space to paint their interpretation of the them "Your Downtown".
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Frisco Event Center

Frisco Event Center

210 E 4th St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 249-3491
facebook.com/Friscoevent/
A Frisco Freight depot built in 1902 is now an event center. A depot has been on the site since 1876, and it's the last of six Frisco depots built in Pittsburg.
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Frisco Freight Mural

Frisco Freight Mural

210 E 4th St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 249-3491
facebook.com/Friscoevent/
Painted by Jenna Spencer on the south side of the Frisco Freight Event Center.
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Jimmy B's Saloon

Jimmy B's Saloon

202 N Locust St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
A saloon & beer garden with occasional live music. Built in 1904 to sell tombstones & monuments. Includes hand carved stone figures of prominent Kansas legends.
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Miners Memorial

Miners Memorial

200 N Walnut St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-8310
A tribute to the work and lives of the coal miners in the Weir-Pittsburg Coal Field. Includes a larger-than-life bronze statute of a miner.
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Our Lady of Pittsburg

109 E 9th St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-2135
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Honoring Women of Faith, this sculpture by Linda Dabeau is in the shadows of Our Lady of Lourdes church and was dedicated in 2006.
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Pittsburg Historical Mural

Pittsburg Historical Mural

105 E 5th St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
Located on the east side of the old Saunders Cooke building, which was built in 1914. Mural highlights the areas immigrant and railroad heritage.
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Postcard greeting from Pittsburg

4th & Pine (southeast corner), Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-1000
PittsburgAreaChamber.com
By local artist Jenna Spencer, this mural is in the style of the vintage "Welcome from..." postcards.
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Ray's Auto World

121 E 6th St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
Along old Jefferson Highway, this transportation heritage mural shows off vehicles of multiple eras. Includes a quirky element of surprise.
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Southeast Kansas Love Story Mural

Southeast Kansas Love Story Mural

310 N Broadway St, Pittsburg, KS 66762
Created by local college students, this 12×24 foot signboard features a young miner giving flowers to a Southeast Kansas girl holding a chicken (of course).
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