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Walker Art Center

725 Vineland Pl, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1195
+1 612-375-7600
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It's great to see a contemporary museum with an emphasis on conceptual art. And I love conceptual... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Shellco
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If you don't like avant-garde Outsider Art this is not the place for you

I read the numerous reviews of this particular Museum. The staff was friendly displays were well... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wildannie
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Internationally recognized as a leading arts venue, the Walker Art Center presents contemporary visual arts and design exhibitions; dance, theater, and music performances; and film screenings. The Walker hosts lectures, classes, and events for visitors of all ages with many of today’s leading figures from the worlds of art and culture.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“modern art” (69 reviews)
“sculpture garden” (118 reviews)
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725 Vineland Pl, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1195
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's great to see a contemporary museum with an emphasis on conceptual art. And I love conceptual art. However the pieces currently on exhibition left me uninspired. I think better explanations might help both the general public and the art aficionado better appreciate the exhibits....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I read the numerous reviews of this particular Museum. The staff was friendly displays were well done but I wound up pondering over a bicycle stuck in purplebricks, with women's handbags hung all over the bicycles handlebars, a picture of Mel Gibson dressed as Braveheart...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the Walker Art Center to look at some space for a potential reception. It has a lot of contemporary art with modern sculptures on the beautiful lawn. And has a large museum store filled with all kinds of goodies. The sculpture garden is...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I checked online and read that they had a large collection of both Yoko Ono and Jasper Johns but when I was unable to locate any of the artists listed on their website an employee informed me that their regular collection is in storage, what...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On Mothers Day, we went to the Walker Art Center to spend the day. We had a great time in the sculpture garden and even picnicked on the grounds. After our picnic, we preceded to do a tour of the Walker Art Center. Everyone was...More

1  Thank MN_Museum_Traveler
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent an afternoon here and really enjoyed a lunch of steak and eggs in their restaurant, followed by a long walk around all the exhibitions they had on at the time. Marvelous. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed May 18, 2018

This isn't your typical art museum. You're going to see a lot of art that the creators really try and force a meaning into that often times just isn't there. Pros: Some of the postmodern art have comical critiques, important messages, and so-forth, but it's...More

1  Thank Shawzzy
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Reviewed May 12, 2018

This is one of the worlds best collections on Modern Art. We loved the pieces on display. The place is excellently curated.

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Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Though conceptual art is not my favorite, the works on display were so well chosen, I left feeling inspired.

1  Thank Hollis G
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

If real contemporary art is your thing, then this museum is for you. Very interesting art work that can border on being really funky and out there. Loved it!!!

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I'm not sure but on the first Saturday of the month, there is no charge.
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