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Hessel Museum of Art at Bard College

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Address: Route 9G, Bard College, Annandale on Hudson, NY 12504
Phone Number: 845-758-7598
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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On the Bard College campus, this is an impressive modern building. We saw an odd and interesting multimedia exhibit there. Worth a look!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed July 23, 2016
Barrington, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

On the Bard College campus, this is an impressive modern building. We saw an odd and interesting multimedia exhibit there. Worth a look!

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 13, 2015

Found the school and the museum to be phenomenal How ofter do you find a museum at a college. The museum had a good representation of student pieces. The grounds and buildings of the school were beautiful even on an early Spring snowy day. Definitely worth visiting, especially if you are on a college tour.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2014

Over the years, I have been viewing the exhibitions at this museum on the Bard Campus. Each show is artfully curated, well installed, and features world class and mid career artists. Additionally, the shows are intelligent and challenge viewers. Do not miss.

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Wheeling, West Virginia, United States
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2013

It's a good thing the museum was free because I walked out soon after entering. It was the stupidest, dumbest art show I've ever seen. I think the artist just collected junk from garage sales and put them on display. All bags/purses had to be checked in a locker before entering. Really??? You think I would want to steal this... More 

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Mt. Pleasant, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2013

The Museum is beautiful and deserves a serious art exhibit. We felt the current exhibitions to be unworthy of the surroundings.

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New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2011

Don't miss this place hidden away at Bard--the permanent collection has a surprising number of good pieces and the changing exhibitions often feature world class artists.

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