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Museum of Asian Art - CLOSED

640 S Washington Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-7105
+1 941-954-7117
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Asian Art is one wing of the Ringling Art Museum

The Ringling art museum is in a large building, and the building alone is very impressive. There... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2017
Kevin S
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
Closed Years Ago

Used to be an exhibit space in a vault. Interesting, but closed years ago. The owner's collection... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2016
Cando
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Sarasota, FL USA
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Feb 21, 2017
“Asian Art is one wing of the Ringling Art Museum”
Apr 29, 2016
“Closed Years Ago”
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640 S Washington Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-7105
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+1 941-954-7117
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Reviewed February 21, 2017

The Ringling art museum is in a large building, and the building alone is very impressive. There are a lot of galleries of paintings, and one of the larger galleries off the back is the Museum of Asian Art. The art gallery is included as...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2016

Used to be an exhibit space in a vault. Interesting, but closed years ago. The owner's collection is supposed to have been donated to the Ringling Museum, but I heard stories that it was promised and then sold before it was given to the Museum.

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Reviewed April 10, 2016

Overall the museum of Asian Art had not officially opened till later May'16. We were able to tour early as part of our Ringling Museum visit. Beautiful facility with a mix of ancient collections but will focus on modern era Asian artists. FREE on Monday's...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

Delight for every art lover. Beautifully appointed and diligently kept. Surprisingly full but intimate medieval collection. Famous Italian, Dutch and (O joy!) Spanish masters. Not to mention surrounding park where you can contemplate your impressions and admire beautifull scenery.

3  Thank Pestr
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Reviewed November 1, 2012

CLOSED- visited Nov. 1, 2012. I asked a local store within the building of this address, they said everyone asks and they have been closed for 4 years yet they haven't updated the info! They said the circus museam down the road took the items...More

2  Thank Maria M
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Reviewed October 31, 2012

I am a big fan of Asian Art and this little gem is a perfect setting for the art. The staff is very knowledgeable and friendly. Keep up the good work.

1  Thank Judy H
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