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Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Historical Home with Art

Beautiful historical home exterior! The interior wood trim and staircase are amazing! The home... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
Lisa B
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Art Institute in Great Federalist House

Nice place to visit and see the restored Federalist house. It is an active art institute with a... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2018
Tucker, Georgia
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Sep 18, 2018
“Historical Home with Art”
Jul 24, 2018
“Art Institute in Great Federalist House”
Art institute and gallery.
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506 Telfair St, Augusta, GA 30901-2310
+1 706-722-5495
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Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful historical home exterior! The interior wood trim and staircase are amazing! The home currently displays art on the second floor and displays a little art on the third floor. Unfortunately, they are allowing the home to deteriorate. The third floor hosts art classes which...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 24, 2018

Nice place to visit and see the restored Federalist house. It is an active art institute with a gallery you can tour during certain hours. Parking is on the street.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 11, 2018

This has a wide selection of art that is rotated out year round but the building is in disrepair and needs a lot of work. No doubt it was stellar in its day. I hope maybe a historical registry or society of some sort can...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

The Folly staircase is beautiful and the rooms a great showcase venue. The place is crumbling and grave need of repairs. The water damage is everywhere and the stone work and stucco are in bad shape . The urn our front is broken and the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank rogersober
Reviewed July 9, 2015

The Gertrude Herbert, housed in the historic, federal style Ware's Folly (c.1818) is so many things. It's a non-profit art school and gallery with outreach programs to the under-privileged and under-served. All of their revolving exhibits are not to my taste, although there's always something...More

Date of experience: June 2015
3  Thank Davenport_50
Reviewed June 30, 2015

Visited the reception and showing of the "Southern Observatory" art exhibit. Excellent exhibit, but the second floor was not visitor friendly. Narrow steps were not conclusive to young or older attendees.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Brian W
Reviewed October 19, 2013 via mobile

What is art anymore. What people call art today is simply someone welding scrap iron together in no real shape or form. They stand it up, tack weld it, coat it, and call it art... Really?

2  Thank Meatcurtain
Reviewed March 9, 2012

Wonderful local art institute with gallery openings as well.

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