The Weisman is such a beautiful building and the curators are very knowledgeable. Excellent way to spend an afternoon.
We originally were just interested in seeing the Frank Gehry building. Fair warning - if you don't know the area, you WILL get lost, even tho it's an unmistakable iconic building. After taking so long getting there, we had to go inside! It was actually larger than it first appeared - we could have stayed longer if we had the... More
A fun eclectic collection of collections donated to the University for generations. Don't miss the New Mexico pottery. Be sure to read the plaques -- many tell great stories.
Frank Ghery's design is about the only good thing about this museum at U of M campus. I would not waste time inside since the art exhibits are quite erratic and average at best. It's a nice photographic subject from the outside though.
A wild, aren't they all, Frank Gehry Museum with an interesting modern art collection. Worth a visit, but not a special trip.
A very enjoyable expereince and the architecture of this building is typical if the Twin Cities. This museum was listed as a favorite place of several well known Twin Cities personalities and they were right on!
Had a very good one here some time ago about local Bob Dylan. Find out about exhibition before visiting as not very big display.
It's hard to say no to a free museum. Though the Target-sponsored section up front is pretty dead and lifeless, the actual collection is really cool and the views of the river and campus are worth a bike ride over (so you don't have to pay insane rates for parking).
A small collection in an interesting building on the University of MN campus. We especially enjoyed the "Apts" installation.
I loved visiting the Art Museum, it was a little difficult to find, but I am so glad we made it. There is a wide range of art there, and it is extremely well displayed. The building is pretty weird, and I am sure people visit to see the building as well as the art, china and furniture. Well recommended,... More
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