Since 1965, the Washington Island Art and Nature Center has flourished as a not-for-profit organization promoting the creative arts and directing nature study programs with special emphasis on youth education.


Event Calendar

In addition to the on-going display of Island artists’ work, the ANC features three special exhibits throughout the season. Check out our schedule of shows, receptions and fundraisers.

Art & Nature Classes

Check out our schedule of art and nature classes for children and adults. Nature hikes, star gazing parties, art classes and many more opportunities to learn, while having fun!

Scavenger Hunt App


We have partnered with the Washington Island App to create a Scavenger Hunt! This is a fun way for visitors of all ages to experience and learn about different sites around the Island.

Become a Member

The Art and Nature Center on Washington Island is a non-profit organization which relies on funding from memberships, donations and visitors. In addition to offering classes, art shows and educational opportunities, the ANC sells artwork in the gallery and has a bookstore.


Donate Now

Support the Arts & Nature on Washington Island by donating now.