Visual Arts

Allegheny Treenware: offers a variety of wooden products handmade from West Virginia hardwoods

Art Museum of West Virginia University: provides a welcoming, educational environment for diverse audiences to experience the transformative power of visual art.

Arts Council of Greater Morgantown

Gallery 62 West by the Taylor County Arts Council: The Taylor County Arts Council works to bring the arts in all of its varied forms to residents and visitors, with particular emphasis on introducing the arts to our youth.

Morgantown Art Association Gallery: non-profit art association with a gallery displaying local original paintings by regional artists, located at the Mountaineer Mall.

Monongalia Arts Center (MAC): arts and culture center that includes two galleries, as well as a community theatre and arts education.

MAC Benedum and Davis Galleries / Davis Studio Theatre: Located inside the MAC–The Benedum Gallery hosts a new exhibit every month, including international artists; the Robert M. Davis Gallery for Emerging Artists allows for complex and in-depth exhibitions.

M.T. Pockets Theatre: Located near Downtown Morgantown, it promotes new works, women and minorities in the arts with theatre that inspires and entertains.

Arts Preston: encourages and supports the vitality of the arts in Preston County. Membership is open to anyone interested in the arts–creative, visual, performing, etc.

Preston County Arts Center: art gallery and retail store open to visitors. Also hosts various events, classes and activities.

Aurora Project: Provides a dynamic environment that supports artists and the creative process. Annual Heritage Days are held in Aurora in partnership with the Aurora Project and the Aurora Historical Society in the month of June.

Music and Theatre

Hazel Ruby McQuain Amphitheatre: outdoor amphitheatre overlooks the Mon River. During the summer months, visits are welcome to grab some lawn chairs, popcorn and the kids for “Movies on the Mon,” free family-friendly films are projected on a large outdoor screen.

Mainstage Morgantown: the largest, full-service music venue in Morgantown.

Morgantown Theatre Company: providing school-age children with a unique opportunity to immerse themselves in a variety of theatre arts activities.

WVU Creative Arts Center (CAC) Clay Concert Theatre: located on West Virginia University’s Evansdale Campus, the CAC hosts more than 500 performances yearly, as well as monthly local and out-of-town art exhibitions.

Metropolitan Theatre: venue in Downtown Morgantown showing plays, films and more in it’s historic building.

WV Public Theatre: has delivered professional Broadway performances to North Central West Virginia, with special summer shows, at the Met Theatre.

M.T. Pockets Theatre:provides high-quality, affordable entertainment to the Greater Morgantown area by presenting a broad range of works that include new and established plays, productions that reach beyond the normal limits and give new insights to sensitive issues, and provide a venue for women and alternative theatre in the performing arts.

Morgantown Public Art Guide

Upcoming Events

December 1, 2023
Lyell B. Clay Concert Theatre
Lyell B Clay Concert Theatre, Evansdale Drive, Morgantown, WV, USA
December 1, 2023
Downtown Morgantown
Main Street Morgantown, High Street, Morgantown, WV, USA
December 1, 2023
Metropolitan Theatre
Metropolitan Theatre, High Street, Morgantown, WV, USA
December 2, 2023
Free to attend
Camp Muffly Park
Camp Muffly Park, 4H Camp Road, Morgantown, WV, USA
December 2, 2023
Bruceton Community Lions Club
507 Galloway Road, Bruceton Mills, WV, USA
December 2, 2023
Free to attend
Short Story Brewing
Short Story Brewing, Fairmont Road, Rivesville, WV, USA