C. Barton McCann School of Art
4144 Miller Road, Petersburg, PA 16669
Email us: rentals@mccannart.org
Phone: 814-667-2538

Visitors are always welcome at C. Barton McCann School of Art.

However, to preserve the intense educational atmosphere of our classes and the rights of previously scheduled private events, all tours must be accompanied by a C. Barton McCann School of Art Staff Member and scheduled at least 24 hours in advance.

Fern Hill Education Center and the Administrative offices are open Monday through Friday 9AM to 4PM. During winter, hours are abbreviated and are by appointment only (December 1 through March 31). Reservations are necessary; please call (814) 667-2538 if you are interested in a tour. Private tours outside of our normal business hours may be scheduled based on availability and may have a charge associated.

Group tours and school field trips are encouraged, but must be scheduled at least 48 hours in advance.

Facility rental consultations or showings must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance and be accompanied by a C. Barton McCann School of Art Staff Member.

From State College

  1. Travel west on College Ave. (route 26 south) towards Pine Grove Mills
  2. Turn left at the blinking light in Pine Grove Mills (towards Huntingdon)
  3. Continue for approximately 7.4 miles. You will pass Shaver’s Creek, Whipple Dam, and Landscape Ltd.
  4. You will want to slow down once you see St. Stephan’s Church, Miller Road is the first left past St. Stephan’s Church
  5. Turn left onto Miller Road
  6. Travel for approximately 9/10 of a miles and turn right onto Artist Way
  7. Take first left onto School House Lane
  8. Follow the gravel road. This will take you to the Fern Hill Art Center, School (first building on left).

From Lewistown Area

  1. Travel 332 West Exit at Reedsville, follow Route 655 West through Belleville
  2. Take a right onto 305 West to McAlevys Fort
  3. At the stop sign in McAlevys Fort bear right, follow Route 26 North (Travel 2.2 miles)
  4. Turn right onto Miller Road
  5. Follow Miller Road approx. 9/10 of a mile
  6. Turn right into driveway marked Artist Way
  7. Take first left onto School House Lane
  8. Follow the gravel road. This will take you to the Fern Hill Art Center, School (first building on left).

From Huntingdon

  1. Follow 26 North into McAlevys Fort, bear left (Travel 2.2 miles)
  2. Turn right onto Miller Road
  3. Follow Miller Road approx. 9/10 of a mile
  4. Turn right into driveway marked Artist Way
  5. Take first left onto School House Lane
  6. Follow the gravel road. This will take you to the Fern Hill Art Center, School (first building on left).

From Altoona

  1. Follow 22 East into Huntingdon
  2. Follow 26 North into McAlevys Fort, bear left (Travel 2.2 miles)
  3. Turn right onto Miller Road
  4. Follow Miller Road approx. 9/10 of a mile
  5. Turn right into driveway marked Artist Way
  6. Take first left onto School House Lane
  7. Follow the gravel road. This will take you to the Fern Hill Art Center, School (first building on left).

From Tyrone

  1. Follow 453 East to 22 East into Huntingdon
  2. Follow 26 North into McAlevys Fort, bear left (Travel 2.2 miles)
  3. Turn right onto Miller Road
  4. Follow Miller Road approx. 9/10 of a mile
  5. Turn right into driveway marked Artist Way
  6. Take first left onto School House Lane
  7. Follow the gravel road. This will take you to the Fern Hill Art Center, School (first building on left).