New York State

Storm King Art Center

03/Enjoy a day at what is known as one of the world’s leading sculpture parks. Storm King features over 100 sculptures on its 500-acres of land. Sculptures are made of various material including steel, stone, and earth. Featured artists include Harry Bertoia, Max Bill Klaus Blackmund, Ronald Bladen, Helaine Blumenfeld, Chakaia Booker, Louise Bourgeois, and many more. Outdoor exhibitions mix landscape with various items from the art center’s permanent collection, loans from private collectors, and more. Bike rentals are available for teens and adults, allowing them to tour the landscape with a provided bicycle map. Picnic among the artwork is permitted.

 

Contact Info1 Museum Road, New Windsor, NY 12553. Orange County. Tel: 845-534-3115. Email: groups@stormkingartcenter.org. Website: www.stormking.org. Hrs: Vary. 
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 4-6 hours. Cost: Fee/Free. Title I funding support.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Art.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Art. 

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