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Due to a generous donation The Speed permanent exhibit is free to all on Sunday. That’s a deal especially for those who love art and may be a short of cash at the present. They do have docent led tours at 1pm or I believe...More
What a treasure for the city and Kentucky!
A varied collection covering literally the centuries makes up their permanent collection.
They also have special rotating shows- some theirs and some traveling from other institutions.
They have excellent signage for each work-
explaining what is going...More
Just the right size for an art museum: enough to make a visit worthwhile, but not so much that your retinas become exhausted. Wonderful staff, too, from guards to gift shop cashiers. I have had nothing but good experiences at this museum. PLUS: do check...More
Driving through Louisville and decided to stop by at the Speed Art Museum. The University was out on summer session so paring on the streets was plentiful. Museum was not crowded and was easy to browse through the entire museum. Nice big galleries for contemporary...More
We toured the museum on a rainy Saturday. The exhibits are interesting, and very well put together. The title cards and other materials were very informative, and really added to the experience by adding context/background and tying together different pieces within each exhibit. The layout...More
I've been to the Speed Museum many times and I could spend hours and hours there. They have so many beautiful things to see and such a wonderful, relaxed atmosphere. No pressure to 'move along' or 'move so someone else can see' - just all...More
Free on sundays, just pay for parking! My boyfriend and I took about 2 hours to get through the whole museum. Was a nice thing to go do on the last day of our trip before heading home. Friendly staff and interesting pieces.