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Always something unique and interesting to see.

I have seen Salvador Dali paintings there and another time a travelling exhibit from the Holocaust... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2019
celesteJohnson4
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Johnson City, Tennessee
Excellent museum in small town

Reece Museum is located on the campus of East Tennessee State University but its exhibitions are... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Grey C
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McLean, Virginia
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Jan 8, 2019
“Always something unique and interesting to see.”
Oct 2, 2018
“Excellent museum in small town”
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Reviewed January 8, 2019

I have seen Salvador Dali paintings there and another time a travelling exhibit from the Holocaust Museum from Washington D.C.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Reece Museum is located on the campus of East Tennessee State University but its exhibitions are not focused on a student audience but on the general public. They present excellent exhibitions of art as well as historical and local general interest subjects. Staff members are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Grey C
Reviewed November 9, 2017

I have been spoiled by museums at Duke university and Penn State so this small facility is a bit of a come-down. However if you are visiting Johnson City it is worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

I was looking for a good summertime activity for my nieces and nephew when they were visiting for the week. When it's hot outside even the area playgrounds are not real enjoyable. We did enjoy this museum, even at their ages (4, 7, and 9...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank LeslieinTN
Reviewed May 11, 2016

We visited the Reece Museum for a homeschool field trip and it was wonderful. The featured local artists make you proud to be from Tennessee! My son loved the section on storytelling. Kind and educated staff!

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Littlegwen76
Reviewed June 27, 2015

Visited museum to see train depot exhibit curated by students at Governor's School. My son learned a tremendous amount of knowledge about archiving and the curative process. Spencer helped him tremendously and I was very impressed by all of the exhibits, not only the train...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank paintmama
Reviewed June 25, 2015

This is a great little museum on the campus of ETSU. They have rotating exhibits, some of which feature student works and often times will feature outstanding touring exhibits. A must see.

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank imtylerc
Reviewed May 20, 2015

Parking was a problem. The exhibits, though, were beautiful and well-placed for viewing. From antique pianos, to spinning wheels, to native Appalachian art, the Reece Museum if a delightful bon mot for locals and visitors alike.

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank Darryl H
Reviewed June 22, 2014

on the campus at ETSU is this wonderful little museum. stop by campus security/police to get a parking permit and directions as it sits on a one way street. the exhibits are forever changing so call to see what is on display or just drop...More

Date of experience: July 2013
5  Thank schizoozy
Reviewed January 3, 2014

The art exhibits are very good and change every few months. Learned lots of new facts reading all the information tags.

Date of experience: October 2013
4  Thank TnCampers
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