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Arts & Culture

Learn why Sarasota has long been known as Florida’s “Cultural Coast.”

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Museums & Galleries


Long known as Florida’s Cultural Coast, Sarasota’s performing arts, museums and galleries are not-to-be-missed stops on your vacation itinerary.


  • Sarasota Ballet
  • Sarasota Opera
  • Sarasota Orchestra
  • Circus Sarasota
  • The Players Centre for Performing Arts
  • Florida Studio Theatre
  • Asolo Repertory Theatre
  • Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe


  • Ringling Museum
  • SarasotaClassic Car Museum
  • Sarasota Marietta Museumof Art and Whimsy
  • Crowley Museumand Nature Center
  • Bishop Museumof Science and Nature


  • Art Center Sarasota
  • AlexArt International Art Gallery
  • Towles Court Artist Colony
  • Helmuth Stone Gallery
  • Dabbert Gallery
  • The Artful Giraffe
  • Wyland Galleries of Sarasota
  • State of the Arts Gallery
  • 530 Burns Gallery
  • Art Uptown
  • Alfstad& Contemporary
  • Valerie Studio & Gallery