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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
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
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.
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.
We went to visit to see the Grant Woods paintings - very few were there and none of his famous works at all. We were hoping to see some expansive landscapes and there were none. A few of his portraits were exceptional. The Roman busts...More
Great Museum for the Cedar Valley area. Wife and I went on a Sunday afternoon. Just enough other people there to make you comfortable but not enough to crowd you. We had plenty of time to browse, relax and enjoy ourselves. Great way to spend...More