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The arts are alive on Oregon’s Tillamook Coast. Come see how our wild landscape and rich cultural history inspire creativity—from paintings to performances, quilts to quartets.

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Latimer Quilt and Textile Center

Enjoy a living museum that preserves and provides education about the textile arts. Featuring vintage and contemporary fiber art, the Latimer Center showcases artists both locally and nationally renowned. Read more…

Hoffman Center

At this multifaceted arts hub, visitors can engage with the community and explore their creativity: attend workshops in clay sculpting, writing and assorted visual media—and enjoy author readings, musical performances, film screenings and conversation series. Read more…

Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts (TAPA)

This nonprofit community theatre brings a variety of comedies, mysteries, dramas and musicals to life every season. Read more…

NCRD Performing Arts Center

From locally produced plays to literary events to music by Grammy-winning artists, the NCRD performing arts center has become the essential destination for artistic experiences. This year-round, historic venue is based in the village of Nehalem. Visit them online…

Sitka Center for Art and Ecology

With a mission to expand the relationships between art, nature and humanity, this center offers workshops, and community events that invite visitors to meet local artists and explore the wild beauty of the region. Read more…

Tillamook County Library

Stop by the library for fantastic visitor resources. As a community hub, the library has information on cultural events and ways to participate in the Tillamook Coast arts scene. Read more…

Artists at the Oregon Coast
Andy Toth at the potter's wheel

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    Galleries

    Check out work from artists in our region, showcased in elegant studios, casual coffee shops and small independent stores. Browse beautiful basketry, admire handmade ceramics, see furniture repurposed as art and support local creators as you explore. Explore …

    Art Centers

    Want a more hands-on experience? Visit an art center to learn about various media and engage with artists and other art-lovers. Some of these stops offer workshops for music, writing, pottery, stone carving and more. Explore …

    Museums

    Find a world of cultural knowledge at one of the county’s unique museums. Learn about early settlers or maritime history; explore the rich traditions, important people and harrowing events that shaped Tillamook County as we know it. Explore …

    Libraries

    Not sure where to start? Stop in to one of our local libraries for ideas. Knowledgeable staff and plenty of resources can help point the way. Get the most out of your trip, while supporting an important community hub. Explore …

    Theaters

    Enjoy the performing arts on the Coast. Live orchestra, comedy, drama and more run year-round—see what’s playing during your visit and book tickets for a fun night on the town! Explore …

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