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Delaware Art Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Love the Art

First time in years that I have been there.Took my wife for the first time we had a great time. If... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kennykreider55
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Wilmington, Delaware
An art lover's dream!

Local artists featured include the Brandywine school, including Pyle. Wonderful collection of... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2019
gr8art
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Wilmington, Delaware
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A collection of American art from 1840 to the present.
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2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE 19806-2096
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time in years that I have been there.Took my wife for the first time we had a great time. If you go on sundays it is free.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 12, 2019

Local artists featured include the Brandywine school, including Pyle. Wonderful collection of Pre-Raphaelite paintings. Visiting exhibitions add to the experience.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gr8art
Reviewed August 8, 2019

Well worth the membership fee. Always something interesting happening with special occasions for members.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank geraldresnick
Reviewed August 7, 2019

Sunday admission is free, according to the welcoming staff, courtesy of the Duponts. Thanks! This is a great little museum - maybe 20-25 galleries of varying size, a cafe and a museum store. Wonderful collection of mostly modern and contemporary pieces but its permanent collection...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Kitwexplorer
Reviewed August 6, 2019

The Delaware art museum is a small museum but worth knowing. They have a beautiful collection of American art and in particular artists from the Delaware area. On the grounds of the museum is the Copeland Sculpture Garden, that offers a relaxing walk surrounded by...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed August 5, 2019

The museum is very small but they have put a lot of attention and detail into the displays. I enjoyed an afternoon there last month.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 28, 2019

I have been at the Delaware Art Museum in the past, but I do not believe I have ever reviewed it here before. I took my fiancee and oldest daughter to visit on Saturday. It was a hot day, so the A/C interior with some...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 23, 2019

I didn't know anything about this museum and did not have the time to see everything in the area that I would have liked to visit. We decided to spend half of one of our days at this museum and we were happy that we...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Judith M
Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

This Museum is in a safe,beautiful part of Wilmington,Delaware. I think I reviewed it before.I am going this Saturday,March 23rd,for a special Edward Loper,Sr.exhibit.He was the pre-eminent African-American artist from Delaware.Plus their Pre-Raphaelite collection is superb.They also recently acquired more Illustration Art by N.C.Wyeth, Frank...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank richardsund
Reviewed January 15, 2019

We went to the museum to see the Pre-Raphaelite exhibit, which was lovely. But I must say, I left the museum with an enhanced appreciation of N.C. Wyeth and Howard Pyle, professional illustrators for early 20th century magazines and books. I never realized just how...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Barbara M
May 18, 2018|
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Response from Marsha Z | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know. You will have to call the museum number.mmI am sure they can help you
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January 28, 2018|
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There is no admission price for the sculpture garden. Also, the museum is free all day on Sundays.
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