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Catalina Island has a rich art history which continues in galleries featuring local artists. Visit the Museum for the history of pottery, tile, art and architectural feats of the 1920's.
Catalina Island Museum

Catalina Island Museum

Visit the new Catalina Island Museum located at 217 Metropole Avenue. Explore the island’s rich cultural heritage in its galleries permanently dedicated to its history, including its connection to the Chicago Cubs, World War II, the Great White Steamships, Hollywood celebrities, Catalina Island Pottery and Tile and more. A special exhibitions gallery changes consistently with exhibitions traveling to the island from around the world. The museum is open 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, seven days a week. (Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day) Admission is  $12 for adults, $9 for seniors (60+), $9 for military (active and veterans), $9 for students (must show valid student ID), and children (age 15 and under) are free.
310-510-2414 - 217 Metropole Avenue, Avalon - Special Offers - News - Events
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Metropole Market Place

Metropole Market Place

Your trip to Catalina Island will not be complete without a visit to the charming Metropole Market Place. Enjoy a stroll through the lively French Quarter atmosphere of cobblestone walkways and cooling fountains. In the fascinating collection of boutiques you’ll find unique gifts, fine art, sportswear, children’s wear, exquisite jewelry, a classic arcade, fresh baked goods and an espresso bar. Experience many amazing eateries, and the best new restaurant on the island, M Restaurant and Bar, located in the center of the Market Place. Enjoy our Day Spa where you can experience a specially designed massage or facial service and relax and unwind on the most unique island.
310-510-1884 - Metropole Marketplace, Avalon - Special Offers - News - Events
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Afishinados Gallery Store

Afishinados Gallery Store

Afishinados Gallery Store offers unique, locally-made fish art in glass, ceramic, steel, wood, island soapstone, fabric, copper and re-purposed materials. We have the largest collection of flying fish art, the most local artists, our own line of Afishinado’s American Apparel Tees for infants, kids and adults, the best marine-inspired jewelry and the coolest collection of crazy fish art that will become your favorite new element to wear, share or add flare to your world. All made in the USA. Remember, if you came to Catalina to buy a memento made in China, you are in the wrong store!
310-510-2440 - 205 Crescent Avenue, Avalon - Special Offers - News - Events
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Catalina Art Gallery - 303 Crescent Avenue 310-510-2788
Catalina Pottery, Bath & Body - Metropole Market Place 310-510-1937
Rain Dance Art - 250 Crescent Ave 118 B Metropole Marketplace 310-710-6475
Ruth Mayer Gallery - 111 Sumner Avenue 310-510-1998
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