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Cornell Art Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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When I was there this was filled with high-tech exhibits. Interesting, but not for everyone, Nice... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Anderson, Indiana
A gem in the heart of Delray Beach

I arranged a tour with my culture club and it was a great hit. Exhibits change regularly. Local... read more

Reviewed November 21, 2018
Janet T
Boynton Beach, Florida
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The Cornell Art Museum, located on the Old School Square campus in downtown Delray Beach, strives to show contemporary artists who create innovative and provocative works of art. Inquisitive visitors enjoy intriguing pieces of artwork while...more
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51 N Swinton Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33444-2631
+1 561-243-7922
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I was there this was filled with high-tech exhibits. Interesting, but not for everyone, Nice visit. By the way, the donaton was not "suggested"; tt was mandatory,

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chris3081
Reviewed November 21, 2018

I arranged a tour with my culture club and it was a great hit. Exhibits change regularly. Local artists are featured. Easy parking across the street. So nice to have this museum so close to home.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Janet T
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Located in the old, renovated high school....this museum has some nice small exhibits for a local museum. It is good for a quick visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank g g
Reviewed May 31, 2018

We were able to take advantage of a free entrance for two from MOSAIC, (Month of Shows, Art, Ideas & Culture) put out by the Cultural Concierge of the Palm Beaches. Usually it costs $8 for general admission, $5 for seniors, 65+ and students with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank LucyandMartha S
Reviewed April 4, 2018

My husband and I stopped in this charming museum today after reading about it on the internet and we were not disappointed, it was just wonderful! It is small but the exhibits are all outstanding and you go away feeling like you have been in...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank marionmmessersmith
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

This was a big surprise. The museum is small but the collection is a lot of fun. I think this is definitely a great stop after having lunch and shopping on the strip.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

We had an exceptional visit to the Cornell Art Museum, conveniently located on Atlantic Avenue. The former school it is located in is a museum piece in and of itself, and it is obvious the building has been lovingly restored to house the contemporary art...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank ToTravelIsBrilliant
Reviewed February 3, 2018

We came here on recommendation of friends. Easy parking next door in the well located Arts Garage. The building is the first school in Delray Beach and has recently been updated into a beautiful space. The art is eclectic contemporary with some local flavor. Well...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Mark S
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Housed in an old school house this quaint museum is worth the time to visit. The current exhibit is "Looking Glass" and a few different mediums are represented. Almost all the artist are local. There were several good pieces, a couple great ones and few...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank NFdolt
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Very low key place with great shows and exciting art. They just ask for donations and you get a good feeling being here. People that run it are quite nice and you feel part of the family. When you come. Will return when in the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Allansha
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September 18, 2018|
Response from LucyandMartha S | Reviewed this property |
Thursday to Saturday 10 AM to 5 PM Sunday 1 PM to 5 PM Closed Monday to Wednesday and on major holidays
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Julian S
Pet-Friendly Tourist Attractions from TripAdvisor? (2 Replies)
We are going to spend two full weeks in Delray at the end of this month (February), and we are taking our puppy with us. The following are taken from Trip Advisor's "Things to Do in Delray Beach," with the ranked order (e.g. Wakodatchee is ranked number one.) Do any members of this community know which of these are pet-friendly? (Any suggested additions?) Many Thanks, Much Appreciated, Fredda/Julian/Penelope 1. Wakodahatchee Wetlands 2. Morikami Museum & Japanese...More
February 07, 2017|
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if you have the list, perhaps a few minutes googling the websites of the actual attractions would possibly yield the answers you seek. Shopping districts are usually pet-friendly, athough stores may or may not be. Restaurants are only pet-friendly if they have an outdoor deck -- and allowing pets is at the sole discretion of the restaurant owner/manager. Outdoor parks are rarely pet--friendly -- the wildlife overrules the domesticated life almost everywhere. Anything not in those...More