Downtown Delray Beach is known for its amazing arts and culture and of course its nightlife. For those who love sun, sand and an eclectic mix of art galleries, you must experience what Delray Beach has to offer. The city has become famous for its art culture, beautiful galleries and fun festivals. Every first Friday of the month is the Friday Night Artwalk, where locals and visitors alike get together to explore Delray’s Galleries.
3 local art galleries you must visit in Delray Beach are: the Cornell Art Museum, The Sundook Fine Art Gallery and the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum.
The Cornell Art Museum
The Cornell Art Museum is located in downtown Delray Beach in a restored old Florida house that was originally built in 1913. This charming gallery features different exhibits that rotate about every 3 to 4 months. The gallery offers tours, special events and more.
The Sundook Fine Art Gallery
The Sundook Fine Art Gallery was founded in 1979. For years they have held the reputation as the one of the premier fine art galleries in the country. Sundook Galleries feature “original artwork, original paintings, limited editions, fine art prints, bronze sculptures and acrylic sculptures, all from the most highly acclaimed artists nationally and internationally.”
The Spady Cultural Heritage Museum
The Spady Cultural Heritage Museum is another historic site in Delray Beach. A restored home turned fine art museum, the Spady Museum features works of art focusing on culture, people and especially focused on African American history, Carribean American history and many more immigrant cultures.