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Norton Simon Museum

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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a must see for Art Lovers.

They have many events and first Friday's are free. Nice snack area with wine and an incredible book... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Darlene M
Excellent Stop

We were headed to another event and had a few hours so we checked out the Norton Simon Museum. It... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JanT56737
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Lancaster, California
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The Norton Simon Museum is known around the world as one of the most remarkable private art collections ever assembled. Over a 30-year period, industrialist Norton Simon (1907–1993) amassed an astonishing collection of European art from the...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

They have many events and first Friday's are free. Nice snack area with wine and an incredible book store.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Darlene M
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were headed to another event and had a few hours so we checked out the Norton Simon Museum. It was very impressive. Well designed. The collection is beautiful but it doesn't take long to view most of the exhibits (if you don't read every...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JanT56737
Reviewed 2 days ago

We love going to the Norton Simon Museum. Our children are 5 and 9 and love learning about all of the art.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Norton Simon Museum is a great place to take anyone 5 years and up has so much to see so much to learn.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank lydia i
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paint in the gardens or stop in for a glass of wine at the cafe. Go for the Art and stay for a causal lunch. It is a beautiful museum and a must for art lovers.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Trail606111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful museum housing some lovely paintings and sculptures, some of which is very old, especially the collection from India, Pakistan and other parts of Asia. The Asian collection is large and well displayed in this week laid out museum. For anyone instated in Asian...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CossyWombat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are basically two floors with two collections that couldn't be more different. On the main floor is a small but extraordinarily high quality collection of European Impressionist and early Abstract masters. On the bottom floor, it is one of the finest small collections of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ExParkSlopeTravelers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An amazing collection of paintings, sculptures, indoor and outdoor art displays, and lots of security! Plan to spend 3-4 hours to see everything, a day or more if you want to read all of the placks and study the pieces. Well organized and easy to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Claude Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The art at Norton Simon is varied, the space is manageable, the parking was ample. The number of security staff outnumber the guests 10 to 1 at a minimum. We arrived after 3pm for a 5pm closing because it wasn't our first visit. We enjoyed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Madammemimm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Norton Simon Museum is a true treasure. With countless impressionist pieces and sculptures that greet you on the way in, and outside in the lovely garden with a lily pond, this is a must see first class museum!

Date of experience: October 2018
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worldtraveler837
October 28, 2018|
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Response from tennisman2016 | Reviewed this property |
$15-adult; $12-senior
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Per their website: Adults $12.00 Seniors (ages 62 and above) $9.00 Children (ages 18 and under) Free Students with valid I.D. Free
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Response from Robert L | Reviewed this property |
Monday - 12 pm - 5 pm Tuesday - Closed Wednesday 12 pm - 5 pm Thursday 12 pm - 5 pm Friday 11 am - 8 pm Saturday 11 am - 8 pm Sunday 11 am - 8 pm
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