The Charles E. Gagnon Museum & Sculpture Garden was established:


To be a place that uplifts the human spirit by experiencing his figurative bronze sculptures.


To provide educational and artistic programming about his peaceful, healing bronze sculptures in the environment where they were created.


To preserve his art and share it with people throughout the world.

"He was dedicated to creating unique, uplifting bronze sculptures that would give hope to the world and inspire peace among all peoples,
 as well as to make the world a more beautiful place to live."

 Arlyn Gagnon, Artist & Wife of Charles E. Gagnon

The museum values being a place of…


Nurturing personal tranquility and mutual harmony among people.


Expecting things will turn out for the best.


Stimulating creativity or personal growth.


Delighting and pleasing to the senses.

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Open for Scheduled Tours Wednesday - Saturday,

10 - 11:30 a.m. 2 - 3:30 p.m.

& Sunday 2 - 3:30 p.m.

by online registration only.

 Closed on Major Holidays 

Garden closed October 16 - May 14

2500 4th Street SW

Rochester, MN 55902

(507) 282-5202

Charles E. Gagnon Museum & Sculpture Garden is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

Donations are tax deductible as allowable by law.

© 2020