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Cedar Rapids Museum of Art

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Grant Wood, Marvin Cone and more

Museum has an excellent collection of Grant Wood's works, including the "Woman with plants" and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mrbillow
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Ames, IA
Largest collection of Grant Wood paintings.

Grant Wood lived and worked in Cedar Rapids for part of his life. His paintings are a joy to see... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JB H
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Iowa
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With more than 2,000 years of art on display in the heart of Downtown Cedar Rapids, the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art has something to offer everyone!
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410 3rd Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401-1606
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Museum has an excellent collection of Grant Wood's works, including the "Woman with plants" and the "Mourner's Bench." There is a nice art library with comfortable chairs to sit and study. Carefully check their hours before you go.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mrbillow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Grant Wood lived and worked in Cedar Rapids for part of his life. His paintings are a joy to see. Excellent gift shop. Other artists are on display as well, such as Mauricio Lasansky and Marvin Cone.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JB H
Reviewed December 27, 2018

Excellent collection of Roman art and Grant Wood. Great place to spend a few hours at while in Cedar Rapids. The building itself is beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art has a wonderful space that could be used perfectly to have much more pieces to exhibit. One of the problems is that it is limited to show the art of Iowans and therefore is very limited. If the Museum...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Milton H
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

The grant Wood section is one of a kind. For a local attraction it is high quality. Good to introduce children to art prior to a major place in Chicago

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cdhcch
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Smaller museum centered around native son, Grant Wood. More of an emphasis on his earlier works, but has several of my favorites, his undulating Iowa landscapes! Located in the old public library.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

We were mostly interested in the Grant wood collection, but were soon intrigued by the other exhibitions, Staff was extremely nice and helpful. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

We had trouble figuring out the parking in front of this museum. I went inside and asked for help and they told me how to get to their free parking in back. That was a pleasant surprise. The next one was that the museum was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank librarylady1953
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Fairly small museum but nice collections. Building has been expanded from an original library, portions of which have been preserved, including a reading room which is a nice touch. There are however, some under-utilized spaces.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank yanks72
Reviewed July 8, 2018

Nice variety for a small city museum. There is even an Art-o-Mat on site! The gift shop had wonderful local craft pieces from art to pottery to glassware. A definite stop if you're looking for something to do.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Christina T
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