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A view of the new mezzanine rotating gallery in Slater Memorial Museum
Aerial view of the Slater Memorial Museum in spring
A view of the Slater Memorial Museum's cast gallery from the mezzanine level of the gallery
An interior view of the cast gallery, floor level, of Slater Memorial Museum
A view of the Connecticut Artist's Gallery in Slater Memorial Museum
A view of the African art gallery in Slater Memorial Museum
A view of the Ellis Walter Ruley gallery in Slater Memorial Museum
A view of the 133rd Student Art Exhibition in Converse Art Gallergy

Located on the campus of Norwich Free Academy, the Slater Museum awakens visitors to the richness and diversity of the human experience through art and history. For more than one hundred years, the Museum has displayed and interpreted the best examples of fine and decorative art, representing a broad range of world cultures.

5 Continents

art from across the globe

10,000 Objects

in the permanent collection

1,000 Artists

represented in the collection

1 of 2 museums

located on a high school campus

News & Announcements

Welcome everyone to Slater Museum's new website, and thank you to all of our great supporters and friends who have helped usher in a new era to the museum's history beginning in 2023. Since being closed for over a year and a half due to our roof restoration and gallery renovations, we are excited to finally bring the museum back to NFA and the public.

Read More about A New Museum and a Return to Form

A Southerner by birth, Yankee by choice, and with an advanced degree in Art History from the University of Pennsylvania, Lynn Curlee landed in New York City in 1971 at the age of twenty-three with the ambition to become a painter. After a couple of years of finding his way, Mr.Curlee made his professional debut with a one-man show at Christopher Gallery on Madison Avenue in October 1973.

Read More about Lynn Curlee: 50 Years of Art and Illustration, a Retrospective