Old Main Frame Shop & Gallery has served the State College community, Penn State University, and the Center Region for over 30 years. We  serve the framing needs of all Penn State graduates, wherever they reside.  Our customers have come to expect our quality framing, creative design and personal attention to each framing project.  Our  motto is “frame it, display it, enjoy it.”

Old Main Frame Shop is a full service art gallery; representing local and national artists, exhibiting an extensive collection of local scenes, an expansive portfolio of many genres and mediums.  Old Main Frame Shop hosts the largest selection of Penn State campus and athletic memorabilia.

We offer comprehensive framing and consultation services for both the corporate and residential client. Our framing expertise is second to none. With 30 years of experience behind us, we always bring creative design ideas and imaginative results to every framing project.

Old Main Frame Shop inventories thousands of moulding and mat samples to expertly complete your custom framing order.  We use conservation and museum quality products to complete your project.  Your project is just as valuable as any that is hanging in the Louvre. All framing is done on site by our Certified Professional Picture Framer staff. Your framing project never leaves our store. Whether you’ve entrusted us with a poster or a family heirloom, we treat your project with utmost respect and care.

In addition to our award winning framing, we offer photo finishing, archival restoration, in-home / office consultation, delivery, and hanging. Photo finishing services are a one stop convenience, including scanning, enlargements, Photoshop touch-ups and printing either on paper or canvas. Mural services are available by contacting our staff for information.

Old Main Frame Shop’s conservation / restoration department includes addressing problems related to acid burn and staining, foxing, tape and adhesive removal, the repair of tears, cracks. Our expertise extends to prints including pastels, photographs, magazines, maps and collectibles. For further information on this service please contact the restoration staff.

Old Main Frame Shop’s commercial department works directly with interior designers, facility departments, and company managers. Our staff will take your ideas and generate suggestions that will enhance your space, giving you a fresh and unique look. We offer rapid turnaround to meet your deadlines. Old Main Frame Shop offers free delivery and installation. Our streamlined process from presentation to completion allows a hassle free experience.

If you are thinking about redecorating your home or moving, our creative designers at Old Main Frame Shop will assist you in all your design needs. We have prints, poster, photographs, and giclees to fit any budget and any taste. Our experienced staff with help you with color coordination, frame style, and hanging and design tips.

Customer Testimonials

For over fifteen years I’ve been coming to Old Main Frame Shop for custom framing. The quality of workmanship speaks for itself and each and every time Kathy and Jill take extra time to make it a very personal experience and tailor the product to each customer. That’s why I love Old Main Frame Shop.

Alan M. – State College, PA

The craftsmen at Old Main Frame Shop are experts who understand how a custom frame can highlight and compliment any piece of art. That’s why I love Old Main Frame Shop.

Amy P. – Centre Hall, PA

They’re easy to work with fun and so creative with their ideas. That’s why I love Old Main Frame Shop.

Gina I. – State College, PA

I teach law at Penn State. I have been collecting art, memorabilia, and other collectibles for 30 years. I have had a lot of framing during that time and the type of quality framing that is prevalent at Old Main Frame Shop is remarkable and unprecedented and I would recommend them with enthusiasm and that’s why I love Old Main Frame Shop.

Tom C. – State College, PA