The Public Art department oversees three galleries with rotating exhibits. The Terrace Gallery and The Mayor’s Gallery are located in Orlando City Hall, 400 South Orange Avenue, and admission is free to the general public.
The Terrace Gallery, open since the dedication of City Hall in 1992, features national and international artists and collections, as well as Florida artists of renown. Movable freestanding walls offer versatility in an attractive 2,400 square foot space that is able to accommodate a number of unique exhibitions. The Terrace Gallery reflects the City’s dedication to the arts and it provides a space where visual artists can share their insight with the community.
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, noon – 5 p.m.
The Mayor’s Gallery is specifically dedicated to Central Florida artists. This beautiful circular gallery space on the 3rd floor of City Hall has ongoing exhibits throughout the year, with each artist or collection on display for approximately three months.
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Closed major holidays
The Garden House Gallery at Harry P. Leu Gardens, 1920 North Forest Avenue, is also curated by the Public Arts Program. You may peruse the halls of this historic landmark, and find revolving exhibits displaying fine art of botanical themes as well as permanent works owned by the City.
Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day