Founded in 1837 by the Society of Friends (Quakers), Guilford College is an independent, liberal arts college widely respected for its interdisciplinary curriculum and its commitment to service, learning and excellence in teaching. Also home to the Guilford College Art Gallery. View rotating selections from the colleges wide-ranging permanent collection of fine art and crafts and occasional traveling exhibitions. Main gallery hours: Mon.-Fri., 9am-5pm; Sun., 2-5pm during the academic year. Atrium galleries open all year during library hours, which vary.