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Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation

Beverly Hills, CA
+1 310-277-5321
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What an Outstanding Collection!

The eye this couple had for art is simply amazing. The museum is in what had been a private... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
VNahmias
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Los Angeles
Such a Surprise

Such a surprise to find this outstanding tour in a quiet residential part of the city. Not your... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2017
marj1344
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Rancho Bernardo, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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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

Thank marj1344
WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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

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 3 weeks ago

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

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!

Reviewed June 1, 2017

Best kept secret in the world of art collections and museums. Cannot say enough about this spectacular art collection located in a magnificent home near Bel Air/Beverly Hills. Free admission and open to the public but must make reservations in advance. Like the Barnes in...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!

Reviewed March 25, 2017

Be sure to contact them in advance to book a reservation. One of the best kept art secrets in LA. Works by the best contemporary 20th century artists in the world on display in every corner of this estate. Not to be missed. Locals don't...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2017

Thanks so much! We really appreciate the review.

Reviewed January 29, 2017

The stunning collection & Bel Air mansion should be considered as a must see when in the LA area if you are at all interested in seeing excellent California architecture and a world-class mkdern art collection. The drive is just off Sunset & very much...More

Thank maryaboujaoude
WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review, we're glad you had a good time!

Reviewed October 12, 2016

A fascinating insight into how art collectors live and what their priorities are. Mr Weisman was a fan of modern art and with seemingly unlimited funds he and the artistically intelligent second Mrs Weisman, travelled the world collecting pieces from name artists as well as...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2016

Thank you so much for your kind review!

Reviewed September 26, 2016

After visiting the Weisman Art Foundation, I have a newfound appreciation for modern art, partly due to its unique setting and different perspective; seeing the art displayed as someone would, to live amongst it and enjoy it, and not just to look at it. A...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2016

Thank you very much for your thoughtful review, it's always a pleasure when people are delighted at the collection!

Reviewed September 23, 2016

Viewing famous art in art museums is a wonderful venture..... viewing famous art in a private home is an intimate experience. Frederick Weisman has left a time capsule of his wonderful art collection and life for you to explore. Tours must be prescheduled, and are...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2016

Thank you so much for your review, we're glad you had a great time here!

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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
August 29, 2015|
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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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