Greater Denton Arts Council



The Patterson-Appleton Arts Center is located in historic downtown Denton.


Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

The offices of the Greater Denton Arts Council are located at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center at 400 E. Hickory Street, Denton, TX 76201
General Admission is FREE; special exhibitions may include an additional fee. For details, click here.

Tuesday & Wednesday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday & Saturday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday & Monday: Closed

Meetings before and after gallery hours are by appointment only.

The Patterson-Appleton Arts Center is a weapon-free facility. All weapons are prohibited from the property pursuant to Section 46.03 of the Texas Penal Code. Additionally, pursuant to Texas Penal Code Sections 30.06 and 30.07, legal signage has been posted notifying the public that concealed or openly-carried handguns are not permitted in this facility. This applies to all employees, volunteers, guests, and vendors. Only commissioned law enforcement officers are permitted to bring duty weapons when visiting the Arts Center. No other persons are permitted to bring firearms or other weapons on the premises.