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Alhamra Art Centre.JPG
An arts centre. A venue where a variety of arts are performed or conducted Edit or translate this description.
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Status: de facto


Used to mark an arts centre. A venue at which a variety of arts are performed or conducted, and may well be involved with the creation of those works, and run occasional courses.

How to Map

Set a node or draw as an area along the object outline. Tag it with amenity=arts_centre

Useful combination tags

If you wish to supply extra information use these tags alongside amenity=arts_centre:

Similar tags

  • tourism=gallery - An art gallery. Not so much to do with performing arts, or teaching of arts as compared to an arts centre.
  • shop=art - A shop which sells works of art.
  • amenity=community_centre - Community centres are used for local associations for events and festivities. Less focussed on arts.
  • amenity=theatre - A theatre where live performances, such as plays and formal concerts, occur.
  • tourism=museum - Exhibitions on scientific, historical, or cultural topics but not generally performances.
  • amenity=childcare after_school=* – some after-school programs focus on art