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Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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This is a great little sculpture garden and gallery that's not over-run with tourists. The docents... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2018
Clermont, Florida
Terrific exhibit and docent

The museum has lots of wonderful sculpture and art by Mr. Polasek and even a few by one of his... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
Naples, Florida
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Founded in 1961, the Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens holds an art collection focusing primarily on American representational sculpture, with over 200 works by Czech-born American sculptor Albin Polasek. The museum also offers guided tours...more
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633 Osceola Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789-4429
+1 407-647-6294
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Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

We noticed the advertising for this museum and sculptures today and decided to have a look. From the car park, we saw a notice pointing to Museum entrance inside the gardens and went towards it. A woman rushed over to us scolding us for using...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

This is a great little sculpture garden and gallery that's not over-run with tourists. The docents are very friendly and informative. If you're looking for something that's not related to theme parks in Orlando, I'd recommend coming here, especially on a a clear day when...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

1-admisson-$8 ea. Senior 2- small, but beautiful grounds 3- interesting Czech mixed media installation Maybe an hr. Did not stay for house tour

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

The museum has lots of wonderful sculpture and art by Mr. Polasek and even a few by one of his wives. The sculptures, many of which have religious themes, show his incredible talent. The back of the museum faces a lake, and there are a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

I like this museum. It’s small but complete. There are outside sculptures in the gardens and it is in a lake. Very serene. The Capen House is also there. It’s a must see museum!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

The home and gardens are beautiful. Received a tour of the home and workshop from the curator at no additional cost. She was very knowledgeable but also an enthusiast! Having just returned from his home country The Checq Republic

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Great place to wonder around and look at exhibits. The ground outside are also very relaxing . Enjoyed my visit. We have been therea couple of different times. Interesting .

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went today and the tour guide, Marty was wonderful. He was so knowledgeable about the Artist and shared amazing details that we didn’t know. The Gardens and Sculptures are beautiful. We recommend this beautiful place and maybe stroll through the downtown...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

Really a fantastic museum that is well worth spending a few hours in. We found it surprising that a town this size would have such a high level museum. Docents were very well educated on all aspects of the works. Definitely a must see!

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Fredl295
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

I totally enjoyed this museum. Packed with some really beautiful paintings by some local artist in addition to the numerous pieces of sculptures by the man himself. The tour of his house and chapel was awesome. The gardens are beautiful. Pack a pinic lunch when...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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April 10, 2018|
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Response from 344Florida | Reviewed this property |
Yes the gardens are accessible as is the museum house
Renee N
November 27, 2016|
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Response from Polasek | Property representative |
Hi Renee, If you head east from the museum (turning left instead of right when you leave), you'll find plenty other restaurant options.
February 21, 2015|
Response from midgeo | Reviewed this property |
It was $4 for seniors. I believe the admission price is on their website. It's often under "Plan your visit."