The John D. Barrow Art Gallery is a single-artist gallery containing the works of John D. Barrow (1824 --1906), a second generation Hudson River School style painter. The gallery opened October 8, 1900, beginning a wonderful cultural and historical legacy for the Skaneateles community. The primary entrance to the art gallery is through the Skaneateles Library; however, the gallery is a separate non-profit facility.
49 East Genesee Street, Skaneateles, New York 13152 (Adjoining the Skaneateles Library)
January to May
Thurs. & Fri.11- 4
Memorial Day to Labor Day
Mon. through Fri.1- 4 , Sat.11- 4
Labor Day to Thanksgiving
Thurs. & Fri.11- 4
Thanksgiving to Christmas
Thurs. through Sat.1- 4
Closed Sundays and Holidays
Free, Donations Appreciated.
Private Tours by Appointment 315-685-5135.
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Directions to Skaneateles
Parking is available on the street as well as in the Municipal parking lot located in the center of town.
FROM THE SYRACUSE AIRPORT: Route 81 South to Bear Street, to 690 West. Follow signs for Auburn to Exit at 695 to the end. Exit right onto Route 5 West. Proceed to Route 321 (second stop light). Turn left and travel 8 miles on 321 into Skaneateles.
FROM ALBANY AREA: New York State Thruway to Exit 34A, Route 481 South to Route 81; Route 81 South to Exit 15, Lafayette; Route 20 West to Skaneateles.
FROM BUFFALO AREA: New York State Thruway East to Exit 42. Go straight after paying toll onto Route 318. Follow 318 until it intersects with Route 20. Take Route 20 East to Skaneateles.
FROM BINGHAMTON AREA: Route 81 North to Exit 12. Turn right at the very end of the exit ramp onto Route 281. Approximately 1 mile up the road, take a left onto Route 41 North. Take a left onto Route 20 in Skaneateles.
Barrow Gift Items:
Available in the Gallery featuring painting miniatures, posters suitable for framing and placemats as well as postcards and stationery.