The visitor galleries are open Tuesday - Friday 10am - 5pm, and Saturday 1pm - 4pm. Since 1971, The Arts Council of Brazos Valley has served the arts, cultural and heritage needs of the residents, artists, businesses and visitors of the Brazos Valley. Arts Council programs and services support a growing collective of over 60 arts, culture and heritage affiliate organizations throughout the Brazos Valley region. The Arts Council's extensive programs include frequent exhibitions in the 4180 and Bradfield Fine Art Galleries. The Arts Council’s building is the home to three working artist studios, often the artists are available and love to interact with the visitors. The Arts Council provides artistic programming and outreach, funding opportunities for arts affiliates, arts marketing support, art classes for all ages, youth summer camps and professional development opportunities.