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Museum of Art and Archaeology

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Great "must see" place

We thoroughly enjoyed all the exhibits. Very different from the basic museums. The art work, coins... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2018
North Liberty, United States
What a Find!

We have been living here for over ten years and finally have visited the Museum of Art and... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2018
Sue N
Columbia, Missouri
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1 Pickard Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211-1420
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed all the exhibits. Very different from the basic museums. The art work, coins display, statues, and exhibits from so many countries and cultures was amazing. Since there is no charge to tour the museum; please leave a generous donation.

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Reviewed July 26, 2018

We have been living here for over ten years and finally have visited the Museum of Art and Archaeology. For a small-sized museum, it had an impressive collection of art ranging from Ancient to Modern Age. The Archaeology side of the museum had an extensive...More

Thank Sue N
Reviewed May 28, 2018

I have lived in Columbia for 10 years and just visited this nice museum for the first time. Great exhibits and best of all it's free! Go and support the local community!

Thank Sullins_John
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Love this museum with great parking and changing exhibits Always something for everyone to see and do in a wonderfully laid out form.

Thank Paula T
Reviewed January 3, 2018

For a city the size of Columbia, it is nice to see such a wide ranging collection of art and archaeological artifacts. The new location Mizzou North, makes for convenient parking as well. We tend to visit with out of towns guests and they are...More

Thank J F
Reviewed November 30, 2017

Recently visited this museum - my previous visit many years ago was in the old location on the MU campus. There is now much more room on two floors and plenty of free parking. Free admission too! (take Exit 126 off of I-70) I especially...More

Thank deekay7
Reviewed January 4, 2017

This museum is filled with special finds from around the U.S. and has a highly educated staff to help you understand every little piece! Bring a notebook and a very good question: it helps to understand and appreciate the breadth of the gatherings. Kids love...More

Thank M0Walker
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Spent an hr or so here. There are some interesting exhibits and some art displays as well. Interesting but not sure it would be worth a trip to Columbia by itself.

Thank RickMIusa
Reviewed November 10, 2016

The museum isn't large, but it's got a surprisingly diverse array of art. Cool medieval/renaissance art, and a lot of artifacts and sculptures from different eras on the archaeology end (check out the mummy shroud). It's located off the main campus, but it's a good...More

1  Thank Koyangi
Reviewed July 22, 2016

First of all, the museum is no longer at the address listed. It has been moved to the Mizzou North building on the I70 Business loop. It is free which was nice. Atmosphere was pleasent. We had it pretty much to ourselves too.

Thank AndreaElizabeth
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Kathy M
May 19, 2016|
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open Tuesday - Friday 9AM-4PM and Saturday and Sunday, noon until 4PM per their website which I remember was what was posted when I was there I've added the URL here as they have a map maa.missouri.edu