Frequently Asked Questions
Where is the gallery located?
300 Washington Ave
Chestertown, MD, 21620
Off Maryland Rt. 213
Rear entrance of Gibson Center for the Arts
What are the hours?
- Monday - Closed
- Tuesday - Closed
- Wednesday - 1pm to 5pm
- Thursday - 1pm to 5pm
- Friday - 12pm to 6pm
- Saturday - 12pm to 5pm
- Sunday - 12pm to 5pm
Where should I park?
Parking is available adjacent to the gallery entrance, in the rear lot of Gibson at the back of the Washington College campus. The gallery is also easily accessible from the Kirby/Athey athletic fields parking lots.
Are tours available?
Yes. For groups of ten or more, please call ahead and a docent will be glad to give you a guide tour through the gallery.
Can I sketch from works in the gallery?
Yes, but only a pencil and paper may be used to sketch from works displayed in the gallery. This can be completed during regular hours or by appointment.
How are shows chosen and who can show work in the gallery?
The Exhibitions Committee is responsible for selecting shows. The annual student art show by Washington College students is also a regular feature in the spring.
When will the works in the gallery change?
For details about upcoming exhibitions, we ask that you refer to the exhibitions page (link) or contact us.
Does the gallery do appraisals or restoration?
No, the Kohl Gallery does not currently appraise works or engage in restoration practices.
Are schools and other groups welcome?
Yes. Due to space limitations, we ask that groups make appointments ahead of time for the best possible experience.
Is the gallery available as an event space?
No. Due to security concerns, outside events are not permitted in the gallery.