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Birmingham Museum of Art

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Awesome Museum

My wife and I visit this museum 3 or 4 times per year. The art is great and by surprisingly famous... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
garypX4528ZF
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Wellington, Alabama
Art Adventure

So many artifacts and history to discover! Beautiful art works and illustrations. Fun and... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
marshallej
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Birmingham, Alabama
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This three-story museum houses an eclectic selection of art, including Wedgewood pottery, the largest collection of Asian art in the Southeast, Native American and African art, impressionism, contemporary art and American landscapes.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I visit this museum 3 or 4 times per year. The art is great and by surprisingly famous artists. You would never guess that our Birmingham Alabama would have a John Singer Sargent and an Albert Beirstadt painting. To top it all...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

So many artifacts and history to discover! Beautiful art works and illustrations. Fun and interesting!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank marshallej
Reviewed February 3, 2019

We were thrilled with the manner in which the exhibits were intermixed. It is not simply a room or wing one period or type of art. But wonderfully curated manner that keeps you on your toes. We liked it a lot. And it’s free.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Georgew41
Reviewed January 28, 2019

Renasaiannce, Flenish, IKtalian, American; Thomas Hart Benton, Remington, Gilbert Stuart, etc. Great names and lessor name---spell a great intimate museum

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 25, 2019

I was so impressed by the Birmingham Museum of Art. Lots of collections, a great variety, well staged. I enjoyed my visit so much!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 18, 2018

I took two of my great nieces (3 and 7) to the library for hands on fun in Bart's ARTventure. In this space for children, you will not hear Do Not Touch! Here children are encouraged to explore, experiment and create. We spent more than...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

Nice exhibits. We particularly enjoyed the Edgewood and Japanese chests and armor and art sections were very nice. The Japanese exhibit was once much more extensive. We would have liked to revisit all those artifacts again.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shelby N
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Third Space was my favorite exhibit. Several pieces trying to convey some pretty deep messages. I used the artsmart link on their website and played audio about the pieces. Added to the experience. Italian art collection impressive. There’s also large sections of pottery.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Legalgypsy
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Attended at corporate party at the museum. Was very nice. Had finger food and a tour of the museum. Was okay for a museum, but not very exciting for me. Museum was fine, but not my "cup of tea." Difficult place to park, and not...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank shadycoveharris
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Brought the fam here for a rainy day adventure and ended up having a nice time. There is no entry fee for this, just optional donation. There is also a place for kids to make a take home craft, this was nice!

Date of experience: January 2018
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