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Greenville County Museum of Art

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Address: 420 College Street, Greenville, SC 29601
Phone Number: 864 271 7570
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wed - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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A Delightful Small Museum

We visited the Greenville County Museum of Art during a recent daytrip to Greenville. Though completely unknown to me previously, it was a stop well worth making. Part of an arts... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 7, 2015
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

This morning, March 19, 2015, I pulled my phone out to check the time. One of the museum employees made a straight beeline towards me and asked me not to take photos in a very confrontational manner. I said "Oh, I didn't. Just checking the time." She sneered at me and sarcastically said "Oh, Yeah, right." As if I was... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

We visited the Greenville County Museum of Art during a recent daytrip to Greenville. Though completely unknown to me previously, it was a stop well worth making. Part of an arts and cultural complex of newer and restored buildings, it houses a fine collection of works by regional artists. There is a particularly strong collection of painting and sculpture by... More 

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Burbank, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I had a nice visit to the museum and had really enjoyed the interesting floral arrangements that were located in the landings of the stairs between floors. I had my cell phone out and was photographing them as I went thru the museum. I also must admit I did take a photo of a Wyeth watercolor. There was no posted... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The museum is known for it's Andrew Wyeth collection, and we were not disappointed there. In addition to a large gallery full of Wyeth's, there were several others with diverse and interesting works on display. We loved the space itself and look forward to future visits.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

no dislikes. great andrew wyeth collection. some of the recent traveling exhibits have also been very interesting, for example the recent one on impressionists

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Beachwood, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

They have an amazing amount of Andrew Wyeth. They also have some paintings that we wondered why they were in a museum. Since it's free, it's definitely worth the 1/2 - 3/4 hours to see it.

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Southport, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We were fortunate to see the Andrew Wyeth exhibit. It was very good. This is a nice local museum and worth a visit.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Andrew Wyeth put this museum on the map. Unfortunately, most of that collection was sold to a japanese company. Nevertheless, there are some nice Wyeth pieces remaining, and a lot of other are. There are frequent special showings. The museum also hosts art classes for children and adults.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

This museum has approximately 18 Andrew Wyeth paintings. One of our favorite artists. Also has a nice gift shop to browse.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

This is one art museum you won't want to miss! The Andrew Wyeth Collection is not only extensive but absolutely captivating. I appreciated the exhibit which honored veterans seriously injured overseas - that was very moving. Don't forget to go to the First Floor Gallery to see the most amazing watercolors! The collective artist talent in that room is overwhelming!... More 

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