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Memphis Brooks Museum of Art

1934 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2765
+1 901-544-6200
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For a Small Museum this is Impressive, Most Impressive!

As Darth Vader would say, "Impressive, most impressive!" I have been to art museums in Paris... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2015
ArkansasMinister
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Paragould, Arkansas
The Heart of Overton Park

I attended a wedding here. Beautiful place. There are art exhibits here quite often. A fun and... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2015
Lenny B
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Oakland, Tennessee
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The state's oldest and largest art museum.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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1934 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2765
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Reviewed December 31, 2015

As Darth Vader would say, "Impressive, most impressive!" I have been to art museums in Paris, Berlin, London, NYC, etc. and this collection, while not as strong as those in Europe, is most impressive. You will enjoy!

Thank ArkansasMinister
Reviewed December 28, 2015

I attended a wedding here. Beautiful place. There are art exhibits here quite often. A fun and relaxing place to visit.

Thank Lenny B
Reviewed December 11, 2015

Make sure you have lunch in the atrium. There is a wonderful range of artwork and even some children activities.

Thank PegasusJet
Reviewed November 19, 2015

I love art and was pleased with my visit at this museum. The art is presented very nicely. Good place to walk, take ones time and enjoy some wonderful art.

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed November 16, 2015

Loved it. We spent a couple hours there after riding through the park with its beautiful large trees. It is not a large museum, yet it is very well done.

Thank David908
Reviewed October 21, 2015

I probably had higher expectations than I should have. This Art Gallery shows some international pieces, such as European paintings, pieces from Africa and native to the Americas and some American art. However, all the above does not compete with larger city museums (with more...More

1  Thank Cannuck1964
Reviewed October 20, 2015

This museum is not large and can easily be visited in half a day. It has a nice café and friendly staff. The art work is nice and a few pieces are rather significant. Overall it is worth the time to see.

Thank PRSRES
Reviewed September 18, 2015

Nice museum - though small. Got through the whole thing in about 90 minutes. Some fabulous art. Edward Hopper, Sisley, Renoir, some fantastic Decorative arts - especially furniture. Wednesday is free - PAY WHAT YOU CAN - is a better word for it. They don't...More

Thank Gerarddunn
Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

We have wanted to check out this museum for quite some time and finally got the chance. The Art of Video Games was the prime driver and we couldn't agree more with the previous reviewer. In fact, we felt betrayed that the museum was marketing...More

1  Thank LoveFunTravels
Reviewed August 31, 2015

So, my review is more specific to the special exhibit "The Art of Video Games". I was seriously underwhelmed. As a gamer, I was expecting an exhibit that would showcase, um, the ART of video games. Instead, what I got was a cursory history of...More

1  Thank TwinDad
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