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Joslyn Art Museum

2200 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68102
402-342-3300
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Ranked #3 of 86 Attractions in Omaha
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Art Museums
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

We popped in to the museum on our last day in Omaha and found a wonderful place to spent a couple of hours. You can wander through the exhibits (most of them free) without being overwhelmed. The collection includes world renowned artists like Monet, Bierstadt, Rodin, and Cassat. We really enjoyed the artwork by Native Americans and the HUGE Chihuly... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

Lovely on the outside and the inside. Nice balance of exhibits, beautiful public areas, and the gift shop introduced us to an amazing local artist.

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Coffeyville, Kansas
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

This is a free museum, so my expectations were very low. My expectations were blown away by this museum's collection.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The art collection at the museum is awesome. Plenty of different types to choose from and look at according to your own personal tastes. The rooms ate spayed into different themes as well. They have a room with a fountain in it where they hold receptions or can just wonder through to look at the world in there. I think... More

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Indianola, Iowa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My family visited the Joslyn museum in early October. My 9 year old daughter, my stepmother, and I all enjoyed it. We found a great mix of claasic and modern styles and a variety of artists. The building and space itself is gorgeous with the stonework and fountain indoors, and water wall and gardens outdoors. The host at the door... More

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Virginia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The staff is friendly and willing to answer any questions you have. They have beautiful works of art from around the world and from various time frames. The art is displayed well and was visually a delight. There is also a sculture gared in front of the museum. The biggest surprise for me was that admission was free. This is... More

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Knutsford, Cheshire
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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

If art is a passion visit the Joslyn - what a great art gallery and museum - we spent 3 hours there and saw all the art collection, which included American ,such as Thomas Moran, Albert Bierstadt, Charles Remington etc, plus British and European artists !! ( a great Rembrandt self-portrait ) what a superb museum - a must visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The museum was free for us to attend & was a great way to spend a humid afternoon. There were several rooms inside the beautiful building that offered American, European, & modern art. The outside garden was also fun to see.

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MN
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Grounds and building are very well kept. Pleasantly suprised that there is no admission fee for the museum. Very spacious and liked that it didn't feel cluttered with too many exibits jammed into each space. The interior fountain area was something I'd never seen in any art museums I'd previously been too, pretty cool. Had the pleasure of seeing Dr.... More

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Denver, Colorado
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60 reviews 60 reviews
26 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Since childhood, have always enjoyed art available at Joslyn. Many periods and styles along with never ending variety tours.

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