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Grassroots Art Center

213 S Main St, Lucas, KS 67648-9718
+1 785-525-6118
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Part of the same trip with the Grandsons

This has some of the most different art work you can think of. Well worth the visit. There a guide... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
LarryE108
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burlingame kansas
Definitely Worth the Venture Off Of I-70

I had always wanted to visit Lucas, mainly for the Garden of Eden. The Grassroots Art Center was a... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Greatcook55
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kansas city
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Unique art museum that features creative works of self-taught local and regional artists.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“on display” (3 reviews)
“pull tabs” (2 reviews)
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213 S Main St, Lucas, KS 67648-9718
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+1 785-525-6118
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Reviewed August 4, 2017

This has some of the most different art work you can think of. Well worth the visit. There a guide that explains some of the more unusal displays

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Reviewed June 6, 2017

I had always wanted to visit Lucas, mainly for the Garden of Eden. The Grassroots Art Center was a pleasant surprise ! So many interesting works in the center itself. Then, the tour to Florence Deeble's Rock Garden a couple of blocks over, with a...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2017

On display are some real treasures in folk art in a variety of media, from limestone to glass to aluminum pull-tabs to wood. The guide provided some information on history of the artists and many of the works. This was a fun outing. Some of...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

I had heard that this was an interesting place to visit and I was not disappointed. The variety of ways that people have used to express themselves is amazing. The guide was enthusiastic and very thorough in her presentation and was able to provide more...More

Thank Jean67212
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Reviewed September 3, 2016

This was a really interesting tour! Seeing different styles of artwork from people who were not trained in art at all. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and answered lots of questions! It was an extra nice day when we toured so we walked from...More

Thank Patricia J C
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Reviewed August 30, 2016

I'm glad that my boyfriend and I included the Grassroots Art Center in our cultural visit to Lucas. While the art is interesting, none of it particularly appealed to me. The staff/volunteer to helped lead our tour was a bit clipped and not very excited...More

Thank Monica R
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Reviewed June 10, 2016

Awesome little museum/gallery/store of amazing pieces of non formal art. Totally worth the lovely drive side trip to get there. Eccentric little town with assorted art here there and everywhere. The public toilet is a MUST see. And girls check out the boys and boys...More

Thank Penny P
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Reviewed May 20, 2016

The day we had scheduled for the Grassroots Art Center was chilly, windy, and raining; not ideal for an anticipated walking tour of the town. We started at the Art Center itself because we understood they had maps to the various attractions, but an artist...More

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Reviewed November 14, 2015

There are LOTS of things to see in Lucas (believe it or not), including the art center. Take your time and do the tours.

1  Thank Robert93614
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Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

This center was very interesting. The tour guide was very helpful and informative. Great place to see. You must stop and check out the public bathroom. Wow! Neatest bathroom I've ever scene.

Thank Theresa G
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