Krasl Art Center
707 Lake Boulevard
St Joseph, MI 49085
Hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat 10am-4pm; Thu 10am-9pm; Sun 1-4pm
GPS [42.1066° N, 86.4854° W]
The Krasl Art Center, in downtown St. Joseph, is a visual arts center that is accredited by the American Association of Museums in Washington, D.C. For a donated fee, see artwork of national and international renown in three galleries. Exhibitions change approximately every two months. Lectures, art classes, tours and workshops are offered to the public of all ages; many at no cost. Free brochures for self-guided tours of nearby sculptures are available. Browse the Krasl Gift Shop for unique gift ideas, jewelry and more.
The Krasl Art Center hosts the nationally recognized Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff, which is held the weekend after the 4th of July along St. Joseph's beautiful Lake Bluff Park on Lake Boulevard, in downtown St. Joseph. Artwork in a wide variety of art media is sold by over 200 artists who come from all over the country. Other fun events hosted by the Center include the HollyMarket held during the fall and Winter-time fun-raiser held in February.
From Chicago I-94:
Take I-94 East to exit 27 turn left. Go North into St.Joseph and through 7 stop lights. One street beyond the 7th stop light is Pearl St., turn left onto Pearl St., go 2 blocks. Krasl will be on the left.
From Kalamazoo I-94:
Take I-94 West to exit 33 (Business 94/Benton Harbor.) The street becomes Main Street. Go through town, over the bridge and around a right curve, this now becomes Port Street. Go 2 blocks beyond the stop light and around a left curve, this now becomes Lake Boulevard. Go to the flashing yellow light, Krasl will be on the left.