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Different

Lunch was good Different art museum if you like the abstract art ( not us) The outside building... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2019
irenef2
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Toowoon Bay, Australia
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Great works of Neon but only one room

It pains me to give a Neon related Museum only 3 stars, however it was less of a museum than I was... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2018
LiannaS539
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Ospringe, United Kingdom
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Jun 4, 2019
“Different ”
Jul 21, 2019
“NEON CRUISE”
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This museum is dedicated to older as well as more modern neon art. It also offers a neon design technique class.
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136 W 4th St, Los Angeles, CA 90013-1308
Downtown
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+1 213-489-9918
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Reviewed July 21, 2019

MONA offers a NeonCruise of downtown LA...at night on top of the double decker bus you see tops and sides and details of buildings built 100 years ago or more...the guide is great and there are two stops - one in Koreatown and one in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Lunch was good Different art museum if you like the abstract art ( not us) The outside building was terrific

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Spent 3 hours at Mona while visiting Hobart on a cruise.Interesting museum with lots of unusual exhibits. Recommended but found a few hours plenty of time to spend there.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

It pains me to give a Neon related Museum only 3 stars, however it was less of a museum than I was expecting with only one room. Putting that aside the room was expertly curated with some fantastic pieces. If you want to fill half...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank LiannaS539
Reviewed March 1, 2017

We attended a walk-thru tour with the museum director on a recent Friday afternoon at 12:30. These occur regularly, I think, and greatly enhanced the experience of this small museum. She took us into the lab where students create neon works and showed us the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank ivanabhip
Reviewed February 5, 2017

2 Star Fair Rating, not because of the great display of neon, but to call this one room display of neon a Museum is misleading. It should be "Nice small display of Neon". $10 admission and won't take longer than 30 minutes even if you...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed November 13, 2016

Our Car Club visited M.O.N.A. on a Saturday afternoon. Wonderful display of vintage, neon signs, and interesting little video to watch in a back room. Just wish there were more signs, but space is limited. They do change out the exhibit every so often, so...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank MarilynW98
Reviewed October 25, 2016

The exhibit changes every several months. We viewed classic neon signs, mostly from the L.A. area. A unique museum which is basically one large room. We liked it. I believe classes are also given at this location.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank SusanMcK
Reviewed August 28, 2016

A true gem for someone who enjoys vintage Americana. The museum is small but also the signs are large. Remember, these were meant to catch your attention as you are driving. At eye level they are quite big. I wanted more but I understand the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Dean92802
Reviewed July 13, 2016

This lovely, and lovingly prepared, museum has recently opened in Glendale and I had the pleasure of visiting a few weeks ago. The staffers Gregg and Kim were gracious and helpful. And oh, what a collection! Time travel back into mid-20th Century Southern California: the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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