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Springfield Art Museum

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Surprisingly large

We didn't expect this museum to be as large and comprehensive as it is. We were pleased with the... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2018
New Port Richey, Florida
50 year love affair

I remember the first time I was shown an art museum. The world opened up... every year I have been... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Joy B
Buffalo, Missouri, United States
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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Reviewed July 9, 2018

A pretty good museum for the a town the size of Springfield. They have a lot of interesting artwork on display.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed June 28, 2018

Excellent Watercolor USA exhibition, which I enjoyed as much as some top watercolor exhibitions in New York and California, and much more accessible and affordable. Well worth the trip to Springfield to see.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

This museum is a hidden gem. We are fortunate to have this experience available for all. A wide variety of art, location for meetings such as the Woodturners monthly meeting and classes.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank momkidsSCUBA
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

I’ve visited this art museum several times with friends, family members, clients, and by myself. There are some permanent exhibits, but the thing I like best about this museum is that the largest gallery is constantly changing. At present, the gallery features art made by...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

We go often and are never disappointed. he museum smaller scaled so an hour to 2 can soak a lot in. The rooms are all well done and the revolving pieces a hit. I am drawn to the classics and pleasantly surprised the SAM own...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Diana P
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