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Huntsville Museum of Art

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Address: 300 Church Street South, Huntsville, AL 35801
Phone Number: 256-535-4350
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11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tue - Wed 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Wonderful!

The HMA is a state of the art modern facility definitely worth visiting. We came to see their Rembrandt, Reubens Golden Age of Europe exhibit and were pleasantly surprised to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 13, 2015
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Palm Beach, Florida
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Palm Beach, Florida
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48 reviews 48 reviews
14 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

The HMA is a state of the art modern facility definitely worth visiting. We came to see their Rembrandt, Reubens Golden Age of Europe exhibit and were pleasantly surprised to find how many pieces were in the collection in addition to its diverse number of artists. Hello, we saw a real Rembrandt! While this exhibit seems to be the focal... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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12 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

The museum is small, but oh the gems on display! We were fortunate enough to visit when the Grandma Moses exhibit and the Betty Grishman Collection of Buccellati Silver Animals were on display. All beautifully displayed and expertly lit so you could see every detail. One floor for the museum; the basement/lower level contains classrooms and a bar/restaurant (see separate... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

We recently went to the Drop In and Create event while the Grandma Moses exhibit was there. My girls (ages 8 and 10) really enjoyed it. I love that the museum is in the middle of Big Spring Park. During the holiday season you can see Tinsel Trail or have a picnic and feed the ducks during the spring and... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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58 reviews 58 reviews
25 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This is a lovely art museum. They get wonderful traveling exhibitions. They also have some great permanent collections. This museum holds the world's largest collection of Buccellati silver pieces with large animal sculptures made of fine silver. A nice coffee shop in the basement of the museum. The museum is on the land at Big Springs Park.

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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Very well done! I was very impressed with the quality of displays, lighting, etc.. Huntsville is lucky to have this museum here!

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Taft, TN USA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
20 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

For a mid-size Southern city, Huntsville has a respectable art community. The Huntsville Museum of Art contains a core of quite respectable permanent exhibits. The temporary "on loan" exhibitions are very nice. This is well worth a visit for the out of town guest who thinks he/she has landed in a technology only kind of town.

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Spring Hill TN
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7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This is a beautiful facility in a lovely park setting. Parking was readily available. Only the first floor had exhibits which made for a somewhat quick tour. The Red Clay Survey exhibit of contemporary Southern art was interesting and nicely done. The Stained Glass exhibit of local artists was small. The visit to the Ginny Ruffner Aesthetic Engineering exhibit made... More 

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Germantown, TN
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Visited today with family, very impressive exhibit just opened today. Very large and gorgeous glass and metal works of art; visited two months ago and was surprised that the exhibit space was so small at that time. Now I realize that much of the exhibit space was closed then to set up for the new exhibit. Very much worth the... More 

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The Huntsville art Museum is good for a small city, it will take 1-2 hours to go through the Museum. They have a interesting glass collections

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Huntsville, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Both the permanent and traveling exhibitions are interesting and memorable. The building offers well laid out exhibits, large areas for receptions, a nice gift shop, water and park views and a nice restaurant with pretty views. Lots of community involvement helps bring some really good traveling exhibits and local residents have provided some beautiful works on loan.

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