Society of the Arts is a Non-Profit Women’s Service Organization

Our purpose is to work with and actively support the Allentown Art Museum.

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SOTA in the News

Watch SOTA’s President Loran Staehle & Allentown Art Museum’s President David Mickenberg on Peak TV.

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SOTA women ready to welcome you to view the spectacular Show House 2016!
Only a 4 more days left! Don’t miss the Moyer~Metzger Manse on
1406 Hamilton Street, Allentown.
We close our doors to the Show House on Sunday, May 22 at 4 pm! Then it’s back to being a private residence that you’ll have to admire from afar!
Tickets available at the door.

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SOTA Prints

Over time, the SOTA Print Fund’s focus has evolved beyond its original purpose to include a more universal outlook. Fifty years of fundraising has facilitated the purchase of over 350 prints from the 15th Century to the present.

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We love volunteering for Society of the Arts! The women of SOTA wear a lot of hats..and dust masks and goggles when it comes time for the Show House!
The hard work put into the Show House is a labor of love in so many different ways.
SOTA Show Houses create lasting friendships!!
~Jill Weinhold & Val Johnson, Show House ’16 Co-Chairs

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Who We Are

Whether you want to learn more about art, work with children or simply enjoy interacting with others in a dynamic organization, there is something at SOTA for everyone.

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Allentown Art Museum Affiliation

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For more than 75 years, the Allentown Art Museum has been a place where inspiration is born and lifelong memories are made.

Our mission is to enrich the lives of the widest possible audience of visitors by engaging, informing, and inspiring them through the activities of collecting, preserving, studying, exhibiting, and interpreting important works of visual art.