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Brownsville Museum of Fine Art

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Day trip

Was a great experience have been there several times Saw traveling king tuts show The saw a great... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
Sightsee818174
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The best art museum in the valley

One of the best fine art museums in the valley if not the only. I went to see the egyptian exhibit... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2016
JonÁngel M
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Nov 7, 2018
“Day trip”
Jan 23, 2018
“Beautiful building with pleasant artwork”
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660 E Ringgold St, Brownsville, TX 78520-7974
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Was a great experience have been there several times Saw traveling king tuts show The saw a great art show The rotary meets there The gift shop is resdonable

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

Only one exhibit was open as the museum was installing two new exhibits, but the pictures we did get to see were very enjoyable, and the building is intriguing and lovely.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Kathleen J
Reviewed July 6, 2017

What a disappointment. Maybe it was just the exhibit - which was pitiful itself, but to top it off, they had a children's camp going on and they were setting up chairs in the one small gallery they have. The museum is tiny - there...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank MGWILD
Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

One of the best fine art museums in the valley if not the only. I went to see the egyptian exhibit they had a few years back and it was breathtaking.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank JonÁngel M
Reviewed May 13, 2016

I never get tired of coming here. The staff has done a great job with previous exhibitions featuring art work or replicas from artists like frida kahlo, salvador dali and also exhibition themes focusing on the Egypt era, space (one of my favorite ones), wings....More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank 623amy
Reviewed January 24, 2016

It is a small museum filled with incredible jewels, Miro, Dali... As well as local/regional talented artists!!! Went to see a temporary exhibition of Oaxacan artist... IMPRESSIVE! A part that I was not expected was the five stars luch in a small little restaurant that...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank MiryamED
Reviewed February 6, 2015

A traveling exhibit of artifacts and reproductions tell the wonderful story of King Tut. The exhibit started with a well produced film. This is a very fine museum for a smaller city.

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank Gary C
Reviewed December 31, 2014

Very small museum and I was the only one there besides staff. Exhibit was on Space with a couple of Miro's and they also had some by Dali. Basically one floor with three spaces with limited art. The entrance fee was too high for what...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank radmerm
Reviewed December 8, 2014

Beautiful art work! The paintings were colorful and extraordinary! It is open during Sat morning when the Farmers Market happens.

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank 108Traveler108
Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is a great, little museum for fine art located in "little" Brownsville. The museum staff are friendly and knowledgeable and put forth a great series of exhibits. Many of the reviewers commenting on authentic vs real artifacts are spot on - however. But I...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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