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Taft Museum of Art

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316 Pike St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-4214
+1 513-241-0343
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Excellent Adult Museum with History, Art, and Downton Abbey Fashions

As a first time guest and after learning via the web that a traveling display of Downton Abbey... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2016
Bonnie R
Corunna, Michigan
Cool Museum - Downton Abbey Exhibit showing now!

Took the Family to see the Downton Abbey exhibit, now showing at the Taft Museum of Art. Actually... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2016
Cincinnati, Ohio
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Housed in a 175-year-old Federal building, this private art collection - one of the world's best - includes art from around the world, from 13th-century European sculpture to ancient Chinese porcelains to 17th-century European painting.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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316 Pike St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-4214
Central Business District
+1 513-241-0343
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Reviewed July 24, 2016

As a first time guest and after learning via the web that a traveling display of Downton Abbey Fashions would be displayed at the Taft Museum, I was very pleased with the fashions chosen to be viewed along with the TV Series photos to match...More

1  Thank Bonnie R
Reviewed July 21, 2016

Took the Family to see the Downton Abbey exhibit, now showing at the Taft Museum of Art. Actually purchased an annual pass (easy way to get everyone into the exhibit, plus a full year of other exhibits!) Very cool. Got to see costumes from the...More

Thank thomwms
Reviewed July 20, 2016

This was a small but lovely museum with a nice selection of art. The house itself is a piece of history. The Museum is currently hosting a special exhibit on Downton Abbey costumes which proved to be quite popular with fans of that BBC show.

Thank FloridaCracker8888
Reviewed July 18, 2016

This was my first time to this museum. Went there because of the Downton Abby display. The Downton display was interesting if you are a fan of the show. The rest of the museum was interesting - it is a "small" place. Interesting historic house....More

2  Thank 2LargestBallOfTwine
Reviewed July 13, 2016

The Taft Museum of Art should be a must see for those visiting Cincinnati. The Baum-Taft House is a National Historic Landmark. It was the home of leading Cincinati citizens for many generations. The historic house, collections of European old masters, 19th century paintings, sculptures,...More

1  Thank 30Judith
Reviewed July 13, 2016

great art installations and history of cincinnati. use the parking garage for easy access and entry. there are days when it is free to enter, so be sure to check before you go.

1  Thank cincyfoodsnob
Reviewed July 12, 2016

We went to the Taft Museum to see the Downton Abbey costume exhibit. What a great place to have this exhibit! The museum is beautiful, the home of Robert Taft. So having this exhibit here is the perfect setting. In addition we go to see...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed July 9, 2016

If you are into art (especially decorative and western), or history (especially local cincinnati history) get to this place quick! I met my sister here before a family event we had in the area- what a treat! The collection is fantastic, and one really soaks...More

Thank shoveltrick
Reviewed July 1, 2016

This small, elegant museum of art is in the former home of the Taft family and has an interesting history. It is beautifully restored with some of the original furniture on display. The artwork is impressive as are the collections of Chinese and Eastern pieces....More

Thank Pam C
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Excellent artworks, beautifully displayed. Touring the house is an art history lesson. Exquisite gardens - do not miss.

Thank cej18
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