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Appleton Museum of Art

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Amazing Collection, beautiful venue, welcoming staff

For our "girls' adventure" day, our main attraction was the Appleton Museum. I felt like it was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Darlene P
The Villages, Florida
interesting small museum

The special exhibits have been enjoyable. Looking forward to the evening music. We go once a month... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Crystal River, Florida
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4333 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470-5000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Darlene P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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

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

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

Thank Brie V
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

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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.

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

Thank KarenR10620
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Although we visited when the museum was undergoing a renovation, there was still plenty for us to see. The volunteer docents could not be more helpful or friendly.

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Reviewed May 24, 2018

The Appleton Museum is an oasis in the city of Ocala ! It houses a wonderful collection of all types of art from modern to traditional to oriental to fashion and more . It will take you more than a few hours to explore everything...More

1  Thank Ed S
Reviewed April 16, 2018

We are big city (a little on the snobby side?) people from up north. I have been in the Fine Art industry most of my adult life. I automatically critique anything visual that I see. A bad habit, but I keep it to myself as...More

1  Thank mas194a
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Sue L
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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.