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Ellen Noel Art Museum

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4909 E University Blvd, Odessa, TX 79762-8144
+1 432-550-9696
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Great family Museum

Went with the family to see the current 911 display exhibit. Wow! Very touching and sure brings... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2017
usmcpride
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Odessa, TX
Excellent Sept. 11 exhibit

The 9/11 exhibit that is currently at the museum is amazing!!! You will cry the entire way through... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2017
Rina B
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Odessa, Texas
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4909 E University Blvd, Odessa, TX 79762-8144
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Reviewed October 23, 2017

Went with the family to see the current 911 display exhibit. Wow! Very touching and sure brings back the memories of this tragic event. Have been here numerous times, usually for the grand kids and their learning experience. From clay molding to face painting, there...More

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Reviewed October 5, 2017

The 9/11 exhibit that is currently at the museum is amazing!!! You will cry the entire way through but it's a great memorial with some information that I had not previously learned. It's like a timeline that includes news coverage of that day's events. Something...More

Thank Rina B
Reviewed October 3, 2017

They change out the venue's so there is always something new to look at and explore. The building is always clean and the people friendly.

Thank 808stephaniee
Reviewed September 6, 2017

There appears to be something new in the museum almost every time I visit this museum. Behind the museum is located the house where President Bush grew up (but that house is not always open to the public). The museum can offer rotating pieces and...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

The Ellen Noel Art Museum is an amazing place for all ages. The staff plans a variety of community art days as well as educational opportunities for a variety of interests! Art exhibits are changed often with activities associated with many of them. Even the...More

Thank Nanette P
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Odessa is not known for art. Its more like a mecca for illegals and drug pushers so having an art museum there is a step in the right direction. The people there were friendly and helpful. Glad to see some decent artwork from local artists....More

Thank nobelkid
Reviewed January 19, 2017

This smaller art gallery has 3 wings, each featuring a different artist. We were wow-ed by the art and space. There is also an outdoor sensory garden with sculptures - very pleasant.

Thank Tonnatraveler
Reviewed October 21, 2016

There's not a lot of galleries out here in West Texas. Free entrance and a calendar posted online to tell about the upcoming changes in art. They often host events as well. What more could you ask for?

Thank Ken_Webb
Reviewed October 14, 2016

Ellen Noel Art Museum has wonderful exhibits coming all the time, I believe they have a partnership with the Smithsonian, but they offer family activities, movie sceenings, and public events that are fun for all.

Thank BigRobUTSA
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

The Ellen Noel Art Museum is a free art museum adjoining the UT of the Permian Basin campus. I spent an hour or so wandering through the small museum's four galleries (as of Oct '16, three changing exhibits plus the permanent collection), all of which...More

Thank Elliot W
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