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Arlington Museum of Art

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Address: 201 W Main St, Arlington, TX 76010-7113
Phone Number: 817 275 4600
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Really cool Vivian Maier exhibit. I've been wanting to see this before it ended. I barely made it and ended up having to bring my 4 year old. It all turned out great! The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Really cool Vivian Maier exhibit. I've been wanting to see this before it ended. I barely made it and ended up having to bring my 4 year old. It all turned out great! The musuem was is small but nice. The staff was kind. The exhibit was really cool. I wish I had longer to linger, but with a toddler... More 

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Stephenville, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had to see the Vivian Maier exhibit while it was here. Museum staff was amazing. Went out of their way to make sure we were well informed and took pictures of us. Enjoyable experience.

Thank Paul G
Arlington, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Having just watched the documentary on Netflix my children and I were very excited to go see her work. It's a small museum with limited parking spaces out front. When you walk in there is a small table to pay, $8 for adults free for children under 12. It's rather informal, the first level had lots of tables set up... More 

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Rockwall, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

The museum was very fortunate to be able display some very beautiful prints from Vivian Maier and it is very worthwhile if you love good, unpretentious photography.

Thank sljoseph74
Murphy, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

This is a small 2-story museum which appears to host one visiting exhibit at a time. I visited to see the Vivian Maier exhibit which is running here until late August. The setup is a bit informal; there is a table at the entrance and a small museum store in an open area in a far corner of the room--which... More 

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Arlington, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

The Dallas/Ft. Worth area is known for its world-class museums, such as the Kimbell, Amon Carter, Ft. Worth Modern and Dallas Museum of Art, among others. If you are in the area, don't miss these. But Arlington has its own downtown museum, located minutes from AT&T Stadium, Globe Life Park and Six Flags Over Texas. The Arlington Museum of Art... More 

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Grand Prairie, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I went because we got a Groupon for it. It was a pretty small museum but it had some interesting pieces. We only spent about 30 minutes there and saw/discusses everything. The staff was very friendly.

Thank Tirzah D
Denton, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

The museum is small and doesn't have a permanent exhibit. I went to see the exhibit on Toulouse Lautrec and other contemporary French painters. I thoroughly enjoed it. The all-volunteer staff were very friendly and knowledgeable of the exhibit.

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Flower Mound, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

went on a saturday for a photography class and then hung out and checked out some of the art. nice displays, very well done.

Thank tdhat
Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Well staged, wide range, a pleasure to view in a smaller museum,film was an added extra. Walking up the curved stairs while viewing was a little disconcerting.

Thank KathleenMcClaren

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