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Tuscaloosa Museum of Art

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Hidden Treasure

I never knew this exquisite collection of art lived in a museum by the river. Please go see this... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2017
yfarm
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Columbus, Mississippi
Postcard Tour

I've lived only about 2 miles from this place for months and never knew it existed until this week... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2016
Emmabear7410
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Daphne, Alabama
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Jul 3, 2017
“A small but lovely collection. Bierstads, primitives, historical paintings. (Excuse spelling please.)”
Apr 27, 2017
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Come enjoy one of the most breathtaking collections of fine art in America, nestled on the banks of the Black Warrior River. The Westervelt Collection embodies primitive, fine and decorative arts from around the world. Experience history anew as you...more
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1400 Jack Warner Pkwy NE, Tuscaloosa, AL 35404-1002
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Reviewed July 3, 2017

Love this collection. It has a wonderful history in Tuscaloosa. The collection was Jack Warner's and much larger at one time. Located at North River Yacht Club, then near a hotel in North River Residential area. Now the collection is tucked away at "The Westervelt...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed April 27, 2017

I never knew this exquisite collection of art lived in a museum by the river. Please go see this if you have not been!

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed December 11, 2016

I've lived only about 2 miles from this place for months and never knew it existed until this week. Glad I found it. Free. Ask about the postcard tour. None of the paintings have any info by them other than the name of the painting...More

Date of experience: December 2016
5  Thank Emmabear7410
Reviewed November 20, 2016

Tuscaloosa Museum of Art. Calling it an art museum is a misnomer, as it’s really an art collection in the Westerveld Company headquarters. But it’s free, and the collection, while small, has some good and some interesting paintings, many by known artists. Highlights include a...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank alexwolf2016
Reviewed September 13, 2016

On entering you become the beneficiary of a rare and insightful art collector with virtually unlimited funds. Jack Warner had the vision to collect over his lifetime the best in historical art about the United States and the Westward Development bracketing the Civil War. Jack...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank rafurman
Reviewed August 29, 2016

I LOVE having this great collection right here in T-Town!!!! I can never seem to get enough of good American art, and this museum is very satisfying to me!!!

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Cruiser9901
Reviewed August 24, 2016

There is no admission fee and there are docents ready to guide you through the museum. This is the home of the Westervelt collection. Galleries include the Colonial/American Revolution Gallery, the Civil War Gallery and the Dining Room Gallery.. Featured artists are Thomas Sully, Frank...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank garybA2875TX
Reviewed July 26, 2016

Located in the former headquarters of Jack Warner's Gulf States Paper Company (now the Westervelt Company), the museum is open to the public at no charge. Security is tight (due to its location in an operating business office). One has the impression of wandering thru...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Karl V
Reviewed March 3, 2016 via mobile

Located in a lovely building in Tuscaloosa, visitors are often surprised to find a pretty great collection of American Art in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The collection is not what it once was, but Jack Warner's collection is still worth seeing.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank zo_b82
Reviewed January 24, 2016

A very nice collection of mostly American artists. Jack Warner, of Gulf States Paper fame, built and filled the museum with things he loved. There is a lovely Japanese inspired garden. A little gem, be sure to see it.

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank amyavalon
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