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Joslyn Art Museum

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Address: 2200 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68102-1292
Phone Number: +1 402-342-3300
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Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tue - Wed 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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A wonderful gift to the community

The Joslyn Art Museum and grounds are wonderful. This museum has interesting collections of modern, American and European masters. Its western-art collection is especially... read more

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Milwaukee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Joslyn Art Museum and grounds are wonderful. This museum has interesting collections of modern, American and European masters. Its western-art collection is especially noteworthy as is the history behind each of the various artists. While not a large museum, it is certainly a great place to spend at least several hours.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting an art museum with children is a bit daunting, but this place is different. This museum has a great collection including a restored Rembrandt and a fun digital art exhibit. We were followed around by security because our 5yr old twins were with us (which I understand as we had the only children in the gallery at the time).... More 

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Elkhorn, NE
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to some amazing museums around the world, including the Louvre. But this local gem always amazes me. They have a great collection and a family friendly atmosphere. It's a place I can take my kids to expose them to the masters as well as a variety of different types of art. And now it's FREE admission!!

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum has great galleries of older European artists. Well-known American artists of the 18th thru 20th century are in the collections. American artists such as Karl Bodmer and others would provide a great visual history lesson of American. It would be worth going to the Joslyn just for the outdoor sculpture exhibits which kids would enjoy. The museum is... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful exhibits of sculpture, artwork and crafts. Actually have some Renaissance painting and Impressionist art. Loads of modern art and even Western and Oriental pieces.The building itself and the grounds are spectacular and well designed. Overall very Impressed and frankly surprised at overall quality.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have lived in Omaha for many years and never knew this Gallery existed. Found it by accident. Well worth a visit.

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Ankeny
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love to stop every time we are here. Its a great welcoming place. Always free. This weekend was military appreciation, so thats cool. State of the art place for couples and families.

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Midland, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

What a gem of a museum in a gorgeous space, curated beautifully, with amazing works of art, separated thoughtfully, just a wonderful place.

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Independence, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Good news is the museum is free but they do have a small fee for special exhibits. Also, there is not an overwhelming amount of art. Just perfect for a hour visit or you can spend more time analyzing! Definitely worth a visit.

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

We visited the 'Dirt Meridian' photo display at the Joslyn Art Museum on a recent visit to Omaha. The Joslyn is a fine facility; they did a nice job with the display. And, the fact that Kent Haruf and I attended college together was an 'added bonus'

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