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Pensacola Museum of Art

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Lovely Display of Youth Art

We had a very enjoyable visit to the Pensacola Museum of Art. We were very impressed by the Youth... read more

Reviewed February 9, 2018
Leominster, Massachusetts
Okay for area

Took grandson to the museum and he really enjoyed looking at the art work. It was a good first... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2018
Mary T
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The old city jail is now home to the Pensacola Museum of Art.
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407 S Jefferson St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5901
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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Very small amount of exhibits. The exhibits that were there were attempting to be thought provoking at the expense of or I. The name of “art”. I’ve been to hundreds of art museums. This one will be in the bottom third.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

There was some nice art, but we felt the price we paid wasn't worth it. We were thinking we'd be there for a couple hours, but we had seen everything and were done within 45 mins.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

The current Cut Up / Cut Out exhibit is excellent. Spent almost an hour admiring the variety of artwork presented in this collection from many artists. This ends June 17th, 2018. This small downtown museum is housed in the old City Jail, which makes it...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 28, 2018

Sorry to say, but this was a really disappointing experience. Only two rather small galleries were open [the same artist in both, whose work didn't appeal to us, but that's obviously a matter of taste]. We forked over $5 each [supposedly half price] and considered...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

The upstairs section was closed so we got in for “half price”. Regular price for seniors is $6.00. “Half price” is $5.00. I guess math is not their strong suit. One artist did carved wood prints. Pretty interesting and the fact sheets added to the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 9, 2018

We had a very enjoyable visit to the Pensacola Museum of Art. We were very impressed by the Youth exhibit. It amazed me at the talent these children have. I seriously hope they are encouraged to pursue these talents.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

This is more of a gallery than a museum as only one artist had a showing and that artist whose name escapes me, had a disturbing exhibit About the treatment of Afro- Americans. I wouldn't recommend this "museum".

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

Took grandson to the museum and he really enjoyed looking at the art work. It was a good first experience for him to get his feet wet (so to speak) at visiting a museum. Very small.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Mary T
Reviewed December 21, 2017

The building use to be the old Pensacola Jail so it has a ton of history in it's walls, doors and windows! 2 floors, many galleries, elevator to 2nd floor....new exhibits regularly!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Terri N
Reviewed November 9, 2017

This museum contains just a minuscule of the art that is in the area. Interesting and informative, there is a resonance of harmony that promises more growth in the future.

Date of experience: October 2017
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$7.00 general admission $5.00 Seniors /Children