Wendell Gilley Museum

4 Herrick Road, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679-4431

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About the Artist

Opened in 1981, the Wendell Gilley Museum honors its namesake, a pioneer in decorative bird carving. The Museum features a collection of Gilley''s works, from miniature waterfowl to life-size birds of prey. In addition, changing art exhibitions are offered, featuring contemporary and historical artists in a variety of media. Bird carving workshops and other art and natural history programs are given, year-round.

Category: Museum Art

Preferred Audiences: College, Adult

Disciplines: Visual Arts, Sculpture, Crafts

Contact Information

Wendell Gilley Museum

4 Herrick Road
Post Office Box 254
Southwest Harbor  ME  04679-4431