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Address: 39221 Woodward Ave., Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303-0801
Phone Number: 248 645 3300
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Little gem of a museum

Worth seeing while you're at Cranbrook. Interesting permanent and temporary exhibits make it worth seeing.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
Gerri B
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Beverly Hills, Michigan
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Beverly Hills, Michigan
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131 reviews 131 reviews
60 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

Worth seeing while you're at Cranbrook. Interesting permanent and temporary exhibits make it worth seeing.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

The art museum is located along a nice drive within the campus. The yards & surrounding area, although covered in snow during my visit, were still lovely. The exhibit area was nicely laid out, and the exhibit itself in this instance (Andy Warhol's career-spanning vinyl album cover art) was well researched and presented. Was glad I paid it a visit,... More 

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Wisconsin
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110 reviews 110 reviews
8 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This is such a great place to experience. Stop at the art museum and the science center. Walk around and enjoy the unbelievable and perfectly manicured grounds. They have beautiful ponds, fountains, and the buildings have stunning architecture with very special accents. Cranbrook is a must!

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Most of the TA reviews were written by Michiganers, and local recommendations are worth heeding. Cranbrook is a multifaceted center for art, science and education. My favorites parts are the Art Museum and Saarinen House. The Art Museum has a fine collection and its exhibits are interesting. Saarinen House is beautiful, but you need to book a tour to see... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This place is very cute. While the exhibition was not my flavor the statutes outside were breath taking. I saw a few people taking family photos on the grounds. It is a stunning backdrop.

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Honolulu
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

nothing to dislike, wish we had more time to visit the art museum maybe next time.....don't wait if you love fine arts, learning and science then go for a visit and have a great time with family and friends.

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Washington, DC
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149 reviews 149 reviews
66 attraction reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The Museum was closed to install a new exhibit, but that's not why I came to Bloomfield Hills. I was most interested in the house that Eliel Saarinen built, that Loja Saarinen helped furnish, and where Eero Saarinen grew up. The Saarinen House is only open for a few guided tours to accommodate a dozen or so. Our docent (who... More 

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Bloomfield Hills, MI
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We love this museum. Always interesting exhibits. Small enough so kids don't get bored. We often take our grand kids for a visit. The grounds are gorgeous, and all in bloom on a summer day.

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

This museum is sometimes neglected by the locals, but it should not be ignored. They do an excellent job of showcasing meaningful exhibitions, presented in great formats. This museum is only five minutes from my house, and we try to get there at least every couple of months. We have seen some amazing exhibits and have learned so much. Definitely... More 

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Bloomfield Hills
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59 reviews 59 reviews
25 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

Visit when an exhibit sounds relevant to you. Have gone about every 18 months for the past 10 years. Quality of presentation has been very good. Helpful attendants. And the surrounding outside area has fascinated me for many years.

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