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Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation

Beverly Hills, CA
+1 310-277-5321
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Amazing art collection

Fascinating to listen to the character of Frederick Weisman and his art collection. Wonderful lady... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
youke_worldwide
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Singapore
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Something Truly Spectacular to See in Holmby Hills, California

Wow! Wow! Wow! Touring this magnificent and spectacular estate was one of the three highlights of... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2018
281valerie
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Manhattan, New York
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fascinating to listen to the character of Frederick Weisman and his art collection. Wonderful lady who was so knowledgeable of all the art pieces. The house was beautiful and the pieces thought provoking. I might not be the number one fan of 20th century art...More

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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Wow! Wow! Wow! Touring this magnificent and spectacular estate was one of the three highlights of my recent trip to Los Angeles; the other two were going to The Getty Center and meeting Smokey Robinson at Craig’s! This estate was the home of the philanthropist...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Thanks so very much for your wonderful review! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience!

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Reviewed March 21, 2018

A fabulous treat, just don’t come unannounced or you will be runoff. That’s part of the charm and wonderment of the house and gallery. You must taxi or Uber to the house. After all Carolwood Drive has some of the most exclusive and expensive homes...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2018

Thank you so much for your review!

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Reviewed March 14, 2018

This eclectic art collection is the personal collection of Frederick R. Weisman and is in his former Holmby Hills Home. Reservations mandatory..although..no charge...small groups only. I have returned 5 times and always see something I didn't see the first time around. Great sculptures in the...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

Thank you so much, we really appreciate it!

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Reviewed January 21, 2018

Every time I visit this place I feel I need to come back. The tour guides are well versed in the art and the architecture. A very wonderful place. A must see

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018

Thank you so much, we really appreciated you coming and posting such a nice review!

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Reviewed December 27, 2017

The Weisman's were very infuriated and tasteful collectors of mid to late 20th Century art. The big names are all there, beautifully situated in a Beverly Hills mansion off Sunset Blvd. Go to the website or call to book an appointment, as that is required....More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018

Hi! We hope you mean informative! Thanks so much for coming to see us. It means a lot when people post. Yes indeed, admission is free. Come back soon!

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Reviewed September 6, 2017

The eye this couple had for art is simply amazing. The museum is in what had been a private residence. How lucky to have lived there amidst this work. The collection focuses on 20th century art works. This is stuff we love. Please note, as...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Thank you so much, we are very happy you enjoyed your visit!

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Reviewed June 29, 2017

Such a surprise to find this outstanding tour in a quiet residential part of the city. Not your everyday museum, since the couple had purchased such an abundance of art, they ended up hanging it on their ceilings. A Must if this is your "cup...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Thank you so much, we are happy you had a good visit to our lovely, quiet place.

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Reviewed June 20, 2017

No, not with the sound of music, but with an astounding art collection. And that in an example of architectural art, which is the former home of Frederick Rand Weisman and wife Marcia Simon, sister of art collector Norton Simon. The “house” (make that a...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Thank you so much for posting, we are extremely pleased that you enjoyed your visit! Come back and see us again soon.

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Reviewed June 2, 2017

What an amazing place to visit! Our docents, Carole and Kimberly, were incredibly versed in the collection and made us feel like we were part of something truly special. Everyone in our group really enjoyed visiting the amazing mediterranean villa and experiencing the extensive modern...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2017

Thank you so much, we really appreciate the review!

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Ontariogil
June 6, 2016|
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Response from WeismanArtFoundation | Property representative |
You might try Bonham's or Christie's auction houses. We are not really qualified to comment on a purchase we did not make. Best of luck! Thanks, FRWAF
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Derek H
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Response from WeismanArtFoundation | Property representative |
Yes, please contact the tour coordinators, Lois or Jo-Ann at 310-277-5321. Thank you.
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