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Address: 101 W Flagler St, Miami, FL 33130
Phone Number: 305-375-3000
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Description: Since 1996, MAM has been a showcase of international and Western art...
Since 1996, MAM has been a showcase of international and Western art, including photographs, paintings, sculpture and other mediums, from 1940 to the present.
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good choice for family trip

we absolutely reccomend to visit the second saturday of the month 'cos it's free, otherwise the price of 8 usd wouldn't be acceptable for what they offer. at the entrance there... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 9, 2013
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Cesena, Italy
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London, United Kingdom
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86 reviews 86 reviews
15 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Hats off to the Miami Museum for putting on the Beatles 50th anniversary retrospective. Great interactive exhibits like Ringo's drum kit and tuition. Superb memorabilia and photos.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

I was shocked, as for as much money that Miami has, along with the high regard for appearances; this did not translate to a quality investment into the local arts. The art museum is two floors, first floor modern, second floor Latin art. That's it. Perhaps I am spoiled, as I live in a city with a world renowned museum... More 

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Durham
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53 reviews 53 reviews
23 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

We enjoyed our visit. The information provided on the artists was good and the collection of South American art (which we weren't familiar with) was interesting and informative. We asked about somewhere to have lunch and were directed over to the small Cuban cafe opposite where we had a very good meal and a warm welcome.

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Cesena, Italy
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478 attraction reviews
2,040 helpful votes 2,040 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

we absolutely reccomend to visit the second saturday of the month 'cos it's free, otherwise the price of 8 usd wouldn't be acceptable for what they offer. at the entrance there is a wonderful huge lobby to entertain kids allowing their art to come out. there are many tables with scissors, gloves, paper of many colors to let them express... More 

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Miami
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

I recommend a visit Miami Art Museum, the museum's exhibits quite good, There is a focus on local and Latin artists - mainly contemporary - which I've found very interesting. $5 parking and $8 each to see.

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Breda, The Netherlands
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153 reviews 153 reviews
15 attraction reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

$5 parking and $8 each to see ONE ROOM of art. I say art but there were NO paintings, just a few photos and a couple of abstract pieces. We were out in 10 minutes. Don't waste your money.

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Illinois
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85 reviews 85 reviews
22 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

After viewing 1 exhibit featuring 1 artist and 3 security guards, I asked if there was a second floor or something else I may have missed. The answer: "No, there was another exhibit but we took it down on Sunday." Oh. I don't know why they bother having this museum at all. This would have been an absolute waste of... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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98 reviews 98 reviews
29 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

True, the location in what could only be described as a "rundown" part of downtown Miami isn't the greatest of assets of the Miami Art Museum, but on several visits I've found the museum's exhibits quite good. There is a focus on local and Latin artists - mainly contemporary - which I've found very interesting. In fact their current exhibition... More 

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St. Augustine, Florida
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59 reviews 59 reviews
17 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

We went to this on a combination ticket with History Miami. There were only two temporary exhibitions - both very modern and not very engaging. Obviously, the Wolfsonian is the real broad-spectrum art museum for this area.

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Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
22 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012 via mobile

Exhibit was a bit interesting but rather small...son and I were in and out pretty quickly...discussed a few pieces... After visiting museums in DC and NYC I guess I expected more. Unless there is a specific exhibit I really want to see, I would avoid returning. The best part of our visit to the MAM was the walk through downtown... More 

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