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Appleton Museum of Art

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Museum after hours was our 1st visit

We are new to Ocala and joined the museum. We went to the Museum after Hours event for our first... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ocala, Florida

A very informative museum with ever changing events. Pricing is reasonable and also has group... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Ocala, Florida
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We are new to Ocala and joined the museum. We went to the Museum after Hours event for our first time. The staff were very friendly, and we were impressed that such a small town has such a lovely venue. The museum was decked out...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LPLoveToTravel
Reviewed November 6, 2018

A very informative museum with ever changing events. Pricing is reasonable and also has group rates.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank swissmiss42018
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Great museum. Able to see the exhobits up close. Lovely grounds and interior. Offers many interesting programs, such as pottery and art classes.It also offers monthly speakers and other events.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank judithempress
Reviewed September 30, 2018

For our "girls' adventure" day, our main attraction was the Appleton Museum. I felt like it was well worth the drive from The Villages and the others agreed. It was such a lovely experience. A feast for our eyes. The temporary collections were also quite...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Darlene P
Reviewed September 14, 2018

The special exhibits have been enjoyable. Looking forward to the evening music. We go once a month but will increase visits this winter.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank chpkb
Reviewed August 29, 2018

I love looking at artifacts and artwork. This is the place to go in Central Florida. Every era of history can be exploreed

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Charles F
Reviewed August 13, 2018

As soon as I got to Ocala and heard they had an art museum I had to go! I enjoyed every exhibit they had! The museum is a pretty good size so it takes awhile to go through everything. We ended up going during a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BrieV
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I had to be coaxed by my wife to attend, and was I ever glad I went. Absolutely amazing art and sculptures. The perfection of the artists works is masterful. If you thought art was ho hum you will be pleasantly pleased like I was,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank HonestAbeOCALA
Reviewed July 7, 2018

It was a nice stop and we loved the history of the guitar exhibit. It is clear they are continuously updating the museum and keep it current.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Linda G
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This is a wonderful Museum originally started by Mr Appleton. The art works on the second floor are amazing. There is a Guitar feature going on now and I can't wait to see it! An amazing place for Ocala and ver well worth a look...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Sue L
February 9, 2017|
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Response from DonnamarieTCF | Reviewed this property |
The day we went it was an open house.
Stefanie H
June 23, 2016|
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Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
The exhibit goes through July 31, 2016. Then it moves on.