Schmucker Art Gallery

The 1600 square-foot Schmucker Art Gallery is a lively art space that displays seven to eight different exhibitions each year. Included in the gallery calendar are shows by local, national, and international contemporary artists, a faculty exhibition, a student exhibition, the annual senior art major show, and traveling exhibits of works selected from public and private collections.

  • (Un)Governed Spaces
  • Pray for the People
  • The Figure in Art

Gallery Information

Gallery hours: 
Tuesday - Saturday 10 - 4

Schmucker Hall
P: (717) 337-6080
F: (717) 337-6099
Gallery Staff
Campus Box 2452

Location: The Schmucker Art Gallery is located on the main floor of Schmucker Hall (view on map) and is fully accessible. Free parking is available in one of the Visitor parking lots on campus, or free 2-hour parking can be found on the streets adjacent to Schmucker Hall.

For more information: contact Shannon Egan, Ph.D., Director, Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College, Box 2452, 300 N. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325, 717-337-6080,

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Current & Upcoming Exhibitions

(Un)Governed Spaces: A Panorama of Afghanistan by Gregory Thielker and Noah Coburn
Main Gallery
September 9 - December 11, 2015
Gallery Talk and Reception with Noah Coburn: Sept. 9, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Gallery Talk and Reception with Gregory Thielker: Oct. 8, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

“Pray for the People Who Feed You”: Voices of Pauper Children in the Early Industrial Age
Project Space
September 9 - October 24, 2015
Gallery Talk and Reception: Oct. 2, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

The Figure in Art: Selections from the Gettysburg College Collection
Project Space
November 6, 2015 - March 4, 2016
Gallery Talk: Nov. 6, 2015, 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Reception: Nov. 6, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

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Recent Exhibits

Identities: African-American Art from the Petrucci Family Foundation Collection
Main Gallery
January 23 - March 7, 2015

Art, Artifact, Archive: African-American Experiences in the 19th Century
Project Space
January 23 - March 7, 2015

Cara Ober: You might have been a headache, but you never were a bore.
Project Space
March 27 - April 18, 2015

Juried Student Exhibition
Main Gallery
March 27 - April 18, 2015

Capstone 2015
Main Gallery & Project Space
April 29 - May 17, 2015

Adams County Arts Council Twelfth Annual Juried Art Exhibition
Main Gallery
May 29 - June 19, 2015

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