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“The Taubman is Great!” 5 of 5 stars
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Art Museum of Western Virginia
1 Market Square, Center in the Square, Roanoke, VA 24011
540-342-5760
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Ranked #17 of 28 attractions in Roanoke
Type: Art Museums
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Owner description: Spend the day browsing through the wonderful American art of the 19th and 20th centuries, including paintings by Asher B. Durand, T. Worthington Whittredge and Winslow Homer, at this prestigious museum.
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“The Taubman is Great!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013 via mobile

The Taubman Museum of Art (no longer the name listed) is great. The exhibits are nice and admission is free. The space for children is wonderful! The architecture, though does not fit the surroundings of Roanoke, is fantastic once inside. So much natural light! I will be back!!

Visited June 2013
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Roanoke, Virginia
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98 reviews 98 reviews
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
“A Monstrosity Looking for a Place to Happen”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

Don't waste your money or your time. Boring. The only thing that would have made this dump workable and profitable would have been an IMAX theater. Unfortunately, the geniuses who built this thought 3-D would never make it. Now they're begging for support.

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Sawyer Michigan
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
“Needs more ART”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

Nice place but needs more exhibits. Big building with not much to see.

Visited March 2012
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ROANOKE VA
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Great Little Museum”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2007

Great little museum. Nice collection for such a regional museum. New art museum is under construction, it will surpass even the collection.

Nice side trip if in Roanoke.

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