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Norton Museum of Art

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Beautiful Art in a Lovely Setting

Do not miss this gem of a museum in West Palm Beach, as it has added to its attractiveness by... read more

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Already an excellent museum, much improved with wonderful expansion

Just reopened in February 2019, the Norton Museum of Art is a must for any visit to the West Palm... read more

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The Norton Museum of Art was founded in 1941 by Ralph Hubbard Norton (1875-1953) and his wife Elizabeth Calhoun Norton (1881-1947). The Museum’s permanent collection now consists of more than 7,600 works in five curatorial departments: European...more
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1450 S Dixie Hwy, West Palm Beach, FL 33401-6405
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Reviewed yesterday

Do not miss this gem of a museum in West Palm Beach, as it has added to its attractiveness by undertaking a comprehensive renovation and expansion last year. It's small size make it possible to manage a 1-2 hours visit with a focus on the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Just reopened in February 2019, the Norton Museum of Art is a must for any visit to the West Palm Beach area. It has a wonderful collection of art, including American, European, Contemporary, comparable to the Phillips Gallery in Washington, DC, but much larger. There...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What an extraordinary Museum this has grown up to be! I attended the Member Preview and had tears in my eyes and joy in my heart! The Norton is spectacular! The architecture alone is worth the visit - modern, gorgeous an all encompassing full immersion...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Mary G
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited on the second day after the expanded museum opened its doors. It was an outstanding experience. We really enjoyed the new architecture, expanded collection, the sculpture garden, even the several dining areas. So kudos to the design team and the arts community for...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank GPBurdell67
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’m calling it the New Norton Museum because it just seems like even though most of the exhibits are ancient, everything is seems like it’s New again. They did a phenomenal job renovating and if you didn’t already, you will begin to appreciate Art again...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Fitzperfectly
Reviewed 6 days ago

The other day,I returned to the renovated Norton Museum of Art.At the Norton Museum of Art,I studied fine European paintings from the Late Gothic Period to the 20th Century.Their collection of Old Master paintings on display is far from encyclopedic. However,I saw fine Old Master...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The new Norton Museum of Art is one of the finest museums featuring art from the Norton collection and many other donated pieces of art. The new building has at least tripled the exhibit space, created many new galleries, a beautiful outdoor sculpture garden and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank psr707070
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Norton just re opened its doors to the world community. It has an ancient Chinese art collection, contemporary art, European Masters, a Chihuly blown glass ceiling to die for. You will also be able to enjoy a beautiful sculpture garden, a new restaurant, a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank 538jeannettm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous museum! Its reopening portends much opportunity for art and community involvement. The new space is just fabulous with excellent spaces for hanging work of all sizes. The lighting, both natural and man-made, does the art justice. While reopening day was crowded. I will definitely...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank Barry R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The newly remodeled Norton opened today. It now can proudly take its place among the countries fine art museums. The collection and building are spectacular. Both are large and fine enough to create art fatigue if you try to digest it in a single visit....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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There are restaurants close by in City Place; Mellow Mushroom (pizza), Cheesecake factory, Moes. Then on Clematis are other restaurants from bar and grills to more upscale
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I am not sure.The Norton Art Museum is open,but they are in the process of renovation.Currently,admission to the Norton is free.I have spent many wonderful days at the Norton,since I moved to Florida in 1979.