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Address: 307 Cliff Drive, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Phone Number: 949-494-8971
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11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: Longest established art museum in California.

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Excellent Art gallery in Laguna Beach, much bigger on the inside than it looks from the outside, well worth the $7.00 entry fee.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
28 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

Excellent Art gallery in Laguna Beach, much bigger on the inside than it looks from the outside, well worth the $7.00 entry fee.

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Portland, Maine
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57 reviews 57 reviews
11 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I admit it, I get bored easily by art museums - yet I have all these wonderful friends and family members who are artists, so I can't admit it, and I have to go into more than my share! This is my favorite kind of museum, because it is small enough so that I'm not in there more than an... More 

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Los Angeles
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41 reviews 41 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Last week my husband and I attended a lecture entitled "Music Meets Art." It was held at the Laguna Beach Art Museum and was, in part, a celebration of Carl St. Clair's 25 years as conductor of the outstanding Pacific Symphony Orchestra.. It was an exhilarating, stimulating and immensely informative discussion lead by Malcolm Warner, Executive Director of the Museum... More 

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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Kush came from Russia, and paints fantastic depictions of the "human condition" on canvas. His art is BEAUTIFUL, and the gallery is on a busy side street just off Hwy 1 near Main Beach.

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Solvang, California
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64 reviews 64 reviews
8 attraction reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

They were between exhibitions, so we were only able to see the California exhibit, which had a number of nice paintings from the 30's and 40's. Would like to return to see new exhibits or future ones.

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Spokane, Washington
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66 reviews 66 reviews
25 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We stopped by the Laguna Art Museum to see their exibit on the Naturalist landscapes of California. They were all stunning. We didn't see anything else, as the rest of the displays were closed due to preparation for a special event. We got free admission though. Great little museum, and conveniently located right on the main street. Well worth the... More 

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california
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Exhibits are so interesting and informative and change frequently.. Nice gift shop. Closed Monday's.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

One of the consistently good things about this museum is its collection of landscape paintings by outstanding artists of the Southern California School. They're always such a delight to view. Also, the museum always has a traveling show or two to keep you abreast of contemporary art. The museum's location near downtown Laguna Beach and many excellent restaurants is convenient.

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Piedmont, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

On an unbelievably warm November day we needed to get out of the sun. The art museum was perfect. Interesting work and just the right size.

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Tucson, Arizona
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Laguna Art Museum is a gem. The collection of master artists of early California is top notch. Don't miss current exhibit of American Regionalist, featuring artists of the American Depression. Gift shop has wonderful bargains by local artists! Don't miss this place!!

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