The Walk In Art Center A Brief History

The Walk In Art Center began as an idea

The conception of the Walk In Art Center came out of a five part strategic plan from the Borough of Schuylkill Haven. The focus of the plan was to bring more visitors to Schuylkill Haven and revitalize the borough.
The plan includes:

  • Penn State
  • Developing the river area for recreation
  • The Island Project, which includes sports fields, a pavilion and a future amphitheater.
  • Down town revitalization
  • The Walk In Art Center

Please take a few minuets and watch "The Vision", a video by Mr Bert Evans that tells the whole story and plan for the Walk In Art Center.
Visit our time line for a visual history of important milestones of the Walk In Art Center and view our historic photos.

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501(C)(3) Non Profit Organization.
We are located at:
220 Parkway Ave.
Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972

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