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“Always A Treat”

Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art
Ranked #9 of 65 things to do in Gainesville
Certificate of Excellence
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Gainesville, Florida
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Always A Treat”
Reviewed September 22, 2012

I thoroughly enjoy a visit to the Harn. It never disappoints and I leave feeling just a bit more cultured :)

Visited April 2012
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English first
Milan, Lombardia, Italy
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“small but deep”
Reviewed August 22, 2012

a good selection of modern art, even local artists and object coming from Asia and Africa. They should introduce the exhibition rooms with a sort of screen illustrating the collections.

Visited August 2012
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Fernandina Beach, Florida
Level 5 Contributor
80 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“free to attend”
Reviewed July 28, 2012

not a big "art" person but it's free and right next door to Florida Museum of Natural History which is also free to attend - both located on campus of University of Florda

Visited July 2012
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Gainesville, Florida
Level 6 Contributor
109 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Great place to view old and new works of art”
Reviewed July 7, 2012

UF's Art Museum. If you like Art - stop in a check it out. Always a nice time by myself or with the kids - they always seem to enjoy a trip to the Harn. Enjoying a day by myself to take a nice breather from the mundane....

Visited March 2012
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Level 6 Contributor
129 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Culture in G-ville”
Reviewed June 18, 2012

The Harn is consistently a gem in Gainesville that I feel is overlooked by too many people. For a town of this size the works and exhibits are fantastic. The atmosphere is reverent and feels like any quality museum in bigger cities. It should be a regular destination for more people. A great place for a rainy day to wander and just escape from the hustle and bustle of the outside world. I am thankful it is here.

Visited June 2012
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