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New England’s largest outdoor sculpture park.

Open every day from dawn to dusk.

106 Route 13, Brookline, New Hampshire

The International Bridges and Connections Sculpture Symposium at the Andres Institute of Art

September 16th – October 8th, 2023

25th Anniversary 1998-2023

To see the 2022 works and artist information

visit the Symposium Page

The AIA Experience:

 “Great art picks up where nature ends“

– Marc Chagall

10+ Miles of trails over 140 acres

100+ Sculptures - representing 40+ countries

Self-guided hiking - docents available

AIA Center open seasonally

Community, art and cultural events

Explore. Enjoy. Relax.

Art… naturally.

The Collection

Plan your visit

Ready to head out? Get all the information you need before you hit the road and be prepared for the adventure that awaits!

Attention all dogs – you are always welcome at the sculpture park! Please remember to keep your human on the other end of the leash and remember the AIA is a Carry In/Carry Out site.

Refer your human to the Plan Your Visit page for more information.

Support the vision…

This is mighty work! And you can play an important role in it!

The Institute is a non-profit organization. We are in part supported by our visionary founder, Paul Andres, as well as by individual contributions. You can contribute to this amazing organization, expressing your value of the arts and your commitment to the natural beauty of our area. Become a member or donate & help us to hold this innovative vision to expand our creative work!

 Events at the Andres Institute

The Andres Institute of Art is not only a community of sculptors and art lovers, we are also the hub for the arts of all genre in our Southern New Hampshire community. Check back often and see what we have in store!

Space for lease at AIA

The space formerly occupied by Kun Garden Restaurant is available for lease in the Welcome Center/former Big Bear Lodge. Whether used for retail, bistro or office the space benefits from the foot traffic at the Andres Insitute of Art. The park sees over 10,000...

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Welcome Center Volunteers Needed!

Do you love the Andres Institute of Art? Share that love with others by volunteering at the Welcome Center! The Center offers information, a place to gather or rest, restrooms and snacks/beverages for the hike. For more details or to be contacted about the...

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Photo Contest to Start May 1st

The 2023 Calendar is available now in the Store. For the 2024 Calendar the AIA will be compiling winning photos from visitors. Join in the fun. Send us your best photos. See all of the entry information and link to the submission form HERE.

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Be Involved:

It takes a village to bring sculptures into the world, and we are always grateful for folks that are ready to pitch in! Any help you are able to give could not be appreciated more!


Art Pieces

Countries Represented

Follow AIA

Sculpture Park Entrance &

Visitor Center

106 Route 13, Brookline, NH 03033

Call or Mail

(603) 673-7441  (8am-5pm)

Andres Institute of Art, PO Box 226, Brookline, NH 03033-0226


Gail Bloom, AIA President