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Everson Museum of Art

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Address: 401 Harrison St, Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone Number: 315 474 6064
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Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wed 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Thu 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Ceramics are one of the specialities at this art museum.

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Large Ceramic Collection

Our family visited the Everson Museum of Art in Syracuse. Our tour lasted about an hour. We liked the Ceramic collection on the basement level & particularly liked the colorful... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
Toledo, Ohio
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liverpool, United States
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32 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

My husband and I went here just out of the blue looking for something to do on a rainy afternoon kind of thing and there was so much to look at. I believe it was free but I don't really remember sorry about that. It was worth it though it just keeps going and going. I like the set up... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

The Everson is a work of art in itself! This is an IM Pei building and great to see. Their ceramics collection is top notch and all in visible storage. Great traveling exhibits and programs.

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Toledo, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

Our family visited the Everson Museum of Art in Syracuse. Our tour lasted about an hour. We liked the Ceramic collection on the basement level & particularly liked the colorful pieces made by the Syracuse China Corporation years ago. Susan Roth's abstract art exhibition was on view in the upper level galleries. Everson Museum of Art architecture is beautifully designed... More 

1 Thank beemer822
Clearwater, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

The excellent ceramics collection has been displaced to a leaky crowded basement. It is still worth spending a couple hours at. Prime display areas are given over to 'modern' artists and exhibits, to quote Andy Warhol "art is what you can get away with". The building is a fantastic design, but also an example of great a design tripped up... More 

1 Thank Jim S
Syracuse, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The Everson has consistently delivered excellent exhibitions to the Syracuse area. Their permanent collection is wide ranging and should get out of storage more often. The spiral staircase is graceful all by itself.

1 Thank David F
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

I took my three daughters 10 and under to the Everson on a rainy Sunday for the Family Fun event. First we looked at the artwork on the first & second floors in which the girls were not very interested in. Then, we went downstairs & the girls spent quite a bit of time designing their own modern 3d fabric... More 

1 Thank Mamaof3gals
Utica, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I truly love Pei buildings -- the campus where I work features one of his buildings and the museum in the city in which I live is a Pei building as well. Both are examples of the openness and air that he permits... but Everson has always struck me as poorly kept and, especially in some of the interiors, a... More 

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Central NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

My son and I went to the Everson to check out an exhibit and gain extra credit for a school class. I had no idea how extensive and varied it was! As a history teacher, I was in awe over the antiquities section. I highly recommend the Everson for a peacefully engaging visit.

3 Thank TMMM
Kirkville, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

What a hidden Gem the Everson is, something many folks visiting to Syracuse may never have heard of or expected. The Everson is a pleasant museum that isn't too large but isn't tiny by any imagination, easily seen in a few hours features three floors of varying art. The main floor is mostly large sculptures and the gift shop with... More 

4 Thank eproper11
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

The Everson is a small gallery that you can leisurely see the entirety of in about an hour. The building itself seems a real hit or miss based on other reviews. I liked it - it had an interesting look to it inside and out and was open and bright in the lobby. The highlight of the collection is certainly... More 

3 Thank mcnamn

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