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Rourke Art Museum

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Address: 521 Main Avenue, Moorhead, MN 56560
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Not too big or too small, great venue for art showings and the story behind this place is fantastic. Community support seems to work here.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed January 31, 2013
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Cute little museum, and the day we went there was an exhibition of drawings from a children's book. The drawings were good, but it meant nothing to us and was not worth the trip. The rest of the art in the museum was contemporary and not our thing. Very nice staff gave us the scoop about the art as well... More 

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Moorhead, Mn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

The Rourke Art Museum is consistently looking for unique offerings to display in their facility. The Studio Ten Exhibit featured artists for the Minnesota Region of Bemidji and surrounding area. This group of artists has had shows at the Reif Center in Grand Rapids, MN, as well as other venues in the region. They also do an artists walk, or... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2013

Not too big or too small, great venue for art showings and the story behind this place is fantastic. Community support seems to work here.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2012

As my other reviews may show, I am not a huge fan of Art Museums. We visited the Rourke for Museum Day Live 2012 and it was fine, just not my cup of tea. There were a few interesting pieces of art, but overall- same old same old. The works from Asia, the Bison out front, and the historic nature... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2012

because they did not shovel the snow in the front entrance, i didn't think you could enter there. so i entered through a side door and was basically yelled at and accused of trying to not pay...so i avoided the rest of the staff my time there. thankfully that was not hard to do, as there were few of them... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2009

A nice surprise! Very classy Museum displaying a variety of art, from locally gifted artists to art from all over the world. An incredible inventory of art!

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