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Springfield Art Museum

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Excellent pottery exhibit

This museum offers classes, special exhibits and a nice (but smallish) display from the permanent... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2019
jacquelinerose5
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Philadelphia
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I normally do not enjoy art museums all that much, but I really enjoyed going here. There are a lot... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2019
ReyBae
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Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed May 13, 2019

From the moment we walked into the museum our experience was terrible. The front desk people were too concerned with an evening ballet performance to give us more than a curt hello. Aside from a few older paintings that were nice, the majority of the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed March 1, 2019

This museum offers classes, special exhibits and a nice (but smallish) display from the permanent collection. I especially enjoyed seeing an excellent 20th Century pottery exhibit recently.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 19, 2019

I normally do not enjoy art museums all that much, but I really enjoyed going here. There are a lot of beautiful pieces, and photo worthy moments. It's great for all ages. Would recommend coming here.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank ReyBae
Reviewed February 12, 2019

This is a very good museum, worth visiting. There is no charge for visiting the museum, but that doesn't mean it is mediocre. There are some impressive works of art here.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

I was kind of let down by this museum, they had a display telling you of all the items to see in the museum but not even half of the artifacts were there, furniture, dolls, clothing etc very minimal amount to see besides paintings and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rachel c
Reviewed October 12, 2018

We didn't expect this museum to be as large and comprehensive as it is. We were pleased with the variety of art and how they told their story.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Charles P
Reviewed September 17, 2018

I remember the first time I was shown an art museum. The world opened up... every year I have been able, I go to Watercolor USA.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Joy B
Reviewed July 27, 2018

We took our granddaughter on quick getaway to Springfield. She is young but loves museums. The museum is small but well worth the trip. The prices are very reasonable and the displays are great. They have a place set up where you can sketch a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank teresaclum
Reviewed July 26, 2018

They had some tmeporary exhibits that were very good, including very good water colors by local artists.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank alexwolf2016
Reviewed July 19, 2018

The museum has a number of shows during the year that are very interesting and beautiful; however, on a normal day, there are always many beautiful and thoughtful exhibits to see. The tickets are very reasonbable. Just go in and be prepared to enjoy yourself...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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