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Mobile Museum of Art

Address: 4850 Museum Drive, Mobile, AL 36608
Phone Number: +1 251-208-5200
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Ranked #10 of 26 Attractions in Mobile
Type: Art Museums, Museums
Owner description: Tuesday through Sunday: 10am - 5pm Thursday: 10am - 9pm Closed Mondays and all City Holidays
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Type: Art Museums, Museums
Owner description: Tuesday through Sunday: 10am - 5pm Thursday: 10am - 9pm Closed Mondays and all City Holidays

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Houston
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67 reviews 67 reviews
15 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We hit this museum on a Thursday which turned out to be their free day. We had a cup of coffee (free) and shared a biscotti (also free). They asked for a donation for the coffee which I gladly gave as the desk lady was so nice. We were in time for the Mardi Gras display of outfits, tiaras, scepters,... More 

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Mobile,AL
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57 reviews 57 reviews
24 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The Mobile Museum of Art is 50 years old. To celebrate they have put together an outstanding exhibit in conjunction with the Mobile History Museum and the Mobile Mardi Gras Museum. The Art and Design of Mardi Gras explores the many aspects of creative work required to stage annual Mardi Gras celebrations in Mobile. Mobile has 85 Mardi Gras organizations... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

While killing some time before my flight, I ventured into this museum. The pieces on display provided a a variety of emotions. Seriously, the small collection of religious art was very humbling, and the pieces from Japan and China were inspiring. I just wish I were in town during the upcoming Mardi Gras weekend-long display. It sounds like it would... More 

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Mobile, Alabama
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121 reviews 121 reviews
49 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Hell I wouldn't know but my art buddies in New Orleans who have Piccassos and Dugas in their hallways say it is a wonderful museum. I liked it better when you could have luch out there. It is right by the Tennis center so if you are here for a summer tournament great place to beat the heat

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Leasburg, Missouri
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Our visit was extremely pleasant; the museum is very well kept and the bathrooms were so clean it was as if no one had ever used them. The mix of art was very pleasing and made us want to go back through a few areas twice. The museum staff were extremely friendly and were fairly knowledgeable regarding some of the... More 

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Mobile, Alabama, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Exhibits of permanent collection seemed fresh. Friendly, informative staff. And a great museum store!

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Mobile, Alabama
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201 reviews 201 reviews
136 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

The way security at this museum follows people, stares, and hounds is ridiculous! It is impossible to enjoy or even give much thought about a piece of art when you are the only one in the gallery and the guards physically walk behind you and stand while you look. Seriously?? Do you think that I am going to rip the... More 

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Knoxville, TN
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We visited on Memorial Day weekend. We saw that the admission was reduced on the website, but we missed the explanation about the second floor being closed for renovations. So, if you are visiting in summer 2014, just note that you aren't going to get to see everything. We enjoyed what we did see and were glad that we went.... More 

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Mobile, Alabama
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

I loved the pieces of Art as you read about them you are caught back in time. Beautiful. Art from different parts of the world. You will not be disappointed.

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Sharpsburg, GA
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85 reviews 85 reviews
38 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I was quite impressed with Mobile's art museum! They have a nice selection of pieces and they are well-displayed. It's worth a look!

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