Old Jail Art Center


201 South 2nd St. | Albany, TX 76430 | 325-793-4958


The mission of the Old Jail Art Center is to be the primary cultural resource for the region, providing visual art, performing art, and local history resources for residents and visitors alike, and fostering memorable experiences for all.

Today the Old Jail Art Center comprises 17,000 square feet and is a widely acclaimed fine art museum with a varied education program that reaches throughout and beyond the state via an active Distance Learning program. Since 1989, OJAC has been included in the select group of museums nationwide that are accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.  Serving a core audience of 25 rural counties, the Old Jail Art Center is free to the public.