Art Tour

What to see in Midland

Day 1

  • Depart for the Museum of the Southwest to enjoy the many sculptures, art and photography collections devoted to the American Southwest.
  • Stroll across the grounds to the Haley Library to view paintings and sculptures by many cowboy artists and a bronze bell that once hung in the Alamo.
  • Lunch at Johnny‚Äôs Barbecue.
  • Painting session at The Pottery with refreshments (requires overnight stay for firing).
  • View exhibits at Folger Galleries.
  • View exhibits at Midland College - McCormick Gallery.
  • Head to the Permian Basin Petroleum Museum and view the western art collection of Tom Lovell.
  • Dinner at Opal's Table.
  • Return to hotel.

Day 2

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Depart for Sibley Nature Center for a morning walk and sketch session.
  • View exhibits at Midland Gallery.
  • View exhibits at Folger Gallery.
  • Lunch at Mulberry Cafe.
  • Pick up fired pottery pieces from The Pottery.
  • Tour the Haley Memorial Library & History Center.
  • Depart for next destination.