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Address: 296 W Webster Ave, Muskegon, MI 49440-1282
Phone Number: +1 231-720-2570
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Love this art museum

Although a small art museum, we thought it was great. One can tour the entire building in about an hour and a half. They had 2 exhibits beyond their permanent collection. Both... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 8, 2016
Hereandnoe
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

Although a small art museum, we thought it was great. One can tour the entire building in about an hour and a half. They had 2 exhibits beyond their permanent collection. Both were enjoyable. We were also invited to see a 30 minute film on an artist with physical disabilities that was just fascinating. Well worth stopping in!

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Muskegon, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

My friend and I stopped by the art museum to see the Bull's Eye Quilt Show. The quilts were colorful and impressive. Even though each one had the same theme(bull's 'eye quilts), they were extremely different from each other in color and design, modern and traditional. I liked how some were hung so you could see the back of the... More 

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Beverly Hills, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

This is an art museum I visit every year when I am on the west side of the state. Being small, it is family friendly. There is a captivating Edward Hopper painting in their permanent collection that should not be missed.

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Thank HAMLETDETROIT
Marguerite C, Public Relations Manager at Muskegon Museum of Art, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and that you include the art museum in your travel plans when you visit the area! We do love our Hopper. Thank you for taking the time to stop in and to share a review. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

This museum is a great stop for anyone in Muskegon. $5 for anyone over 17 isn't a bad price for what you get. Lots of very good paintings and fun to walk around in.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

Small, well cared for and clearly well supported by the community. We always stop when are visiting. The touring or locally developed shows are very well done especially the Michigan Regional Show. The regular collection is small but well hung and informative. They have a glass gallery that is a nice side stop. This is clearly a museum that understands... More 

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Thank Michael M
Marguerite C, Public Relations Manager at Muskegon Museum of Art, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking time to write and share your thoughful review, Michael! We're glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you can come back soon. More 

Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

This Museum isn't very large, but it contains some high quality pieces. In addition, they have rotating exhibits and an annual art exhibit from area schools. The building itself is beautiful, as it's made of marble. Definitely a little gem of Muskegon!

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Thank Aunt_Pam
Marguerite C, Public Relations Manager at Muskegon Museum of Art, responded to this review

Thank you for your your review! The marble halls and entry are original to the building, which opened in 1912. We're happy you enjoyed your visit and hope you can visit again soon. More 

Norton Shores, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

This art gallery has a fine collection for its size. The rooms are framed well. The change in display is timely and appropriate. We go several times a year.

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Thank greenjackie
Marguerite C, Public Relations Manager at Muskegon Museum of Art, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting the Muskegon Museum of Art throughout the year and thank you for your thoughtful review. More 

Rock Springs, WY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Great to see the original Hopper painting, a print of which I have on my dining room wall. Nice, friendly staff. Nice collection of paintings, quite impressive--especially for a small city such as Muskegon. I like the gift shop too. Easy parking. Interesting variety of art work to look at. If you like art, check out this nice museum.

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Thank Yodelman
Marguerite C, Public Relations Manager at Muskegon Museum of Art, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting the Muskegon Museum of Art and for taking the time to write a review! We're happy you enjoyed your visit here. Happy travels to you. More 

Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2016

We grew up in Muskegon and had never been to the Art Museum. What a nice surprise! The collection is small but very good. We loved reading about the artists and the benefactors who had donated to the museum. Because it was small you could take time to see everything and actually remember what you saw!

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Thank Travelin10
Marguerite C, Public Relations Manager at Muskegon Museum of Art, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting and for your nice review! We hope you will return! Our website lists events and tells about exhibitions and programs going on here. Have a great summer! More 

Muskegon County, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2016

Toke 3 of our great grandchildren to the museum to look for bones in Owl droppings; they had fun doing this. It was the 1st. time I've seen the museum since they moved. Very interesting for a small town more then I expected. Grand children had a great time doing other activities there was to do.

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Thank Dave P
Marguerite C, Public Relations Manager at Muskegon Museum of Art, responded to this review

Hi Dave, I think you may have meant this review for the Lakeshore Museum Center, which is a great place to discover and explore! More 

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