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Address: 830 Fireplace Rd., East Hampton, NY
Phone Number: 631-324-4929
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Description: This house, and its adjacent studio, give visitors a glimpse of how...
This house, and its adjacent studio, give visitors a glimpse of how artists Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner lived and worked.
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Get close to Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner

This is where the artists Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner lived and worked. You can see Pollock "drippings" on the floor of his studio lovingly protected so that you have to wear... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This is where the artists Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner lived and worked. You can see Pollock "drippings" on the floor of his studio lovingly protected so that you have to wear paper slippers (provided) to visit. There are often lectures and guided visits on Saturday mornings. A few art works are still hung in the house they lived in.

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Huntington, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Even if art is not your thing, One of the more colorful artists had a home in The Hamptons. They painted, partied and lived in this charming home and studio. Definitely worth to trip to discover more about the life of Jackson Pollack and his wife.

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East Hampton,NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Very touched by the visit and the inspiring remarks of the docent. Recommend for all who would let art and the lives of artists inspire their lives.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We visited two summers ago, but we wanted to add our voice to the many positive reviews. As many here have stated, you can walk the studio floor and see where Pollock painted some of his most famous pieces. After visiting various museums to see his paintings, it was exciting to imagine that we could see and walk on the... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Wonderful tour, very well worthwhile if in the area, you get to see the house and studio and there are great photos of Jackson and Lee at work and the floorboards constitute a genuine Pollock!

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Helen760, Director at Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center, responded to this review

Jackson and Lee would have loved your reaction. And I'm delighted that you had such an enjoyable visit. Please come see us again next time you're on this side of the pond! More 

California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

If you are in East Hampton, you must visit Jackson Pollock's house and studio! The setting is just beautiful - we saw some deer in his enormous front yard. You can walk right into his studio and all through his home, which is in the exact same condition as it was when his wife died. All the furniture and art... More 

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Helen760, Director at Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your favorable review! I'm so glad you enjoyed your visit, and I hope you'll come back again soon. More 

new york city
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This special place is the former home of two great American artists. The home is filled with art and the belongings that they lived with while they created. The studio actually has the droppings of the Jackson Pollack paintings.

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Helen760, Director at Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center, responded to this review

Many thanks for your positive review, and to all those who have said such nice things about us. I hope you'll come back to visit us again! More 

San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

It's a great tour, just really beautiful setting, I recommend going the your, and afterwards having a picnic on the grounds, bottle of wine and imagine a time long ago

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Southern California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The studio is an experience not to miss. The house is full of art from both of them. Check out the electronic board by the kitchen with all their art, a real awakening to the talent of both these artists. The tour is under an hour. Walking on the floor with his spattered paint was a kick. The staff does... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Not a single Pollock painting in sight. Perhaps one of the worst museum's I've visited. Save the $5 entry fee!

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Helen760, Director at Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center, responded to this review

I'm so sorry you didn't enjoy your visit. Evidently you somehow missed seeing the several works on paper by Pollock, as well as the original painting by him that's on permanent display. I hope you'll come back and look again. I'd be happy to give you a personal tour! More 

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Address: 830 Fireplace Rd., East Hampton, NY
Phone Number: 631-324-4929
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  East Hampton

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