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“Free Monday”
Review of The Ringling

The Ringling
Ranked #1 of 147 things to do in Sarasota
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: The Ringling is located in Sarasota, Florida and preserves the legacy of John and Mable Ringling. It is home to the State Art Museum of Florida, the historic Ca' d'Zan Mansion, Bayfront Gardens, an Art Library, the Circus Museums and the Historic Asolo Theater. The grounds and gardens are free to visit, and the Museum of Art offers free admission on Mondays.
Useful Information: Activities for older children
Reviewed November 24, 2011

Go on Monday - its free. Beautiful galleries but a lot of religious stuff. The Circus Poster exhibit was interesting.

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Reviewed November 22, 2011

It's amazing to see the art collection owned by this famous family. Always visit when they have special exhibits.I think the museum is FREE on Monday's but call to confirm.

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Reviewed November 21, 2011

you can easily spend a whole day here, I never thought Circus history could be so interesting and the models, house and gardens are impressive in both scale and content. A memorable day.Highly recommended

1  Thank dougalljm
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Reviewed November 21, 2011

Everything about this historic Ringling property is beautiful and although a walk around the museum was spectacular for me, the kids favorite part of the grounds was the Circus Museum. It was fasciniating for the kids! A great place to go rain or shine!

1  Thank yellowsunfish61
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Reviewed November 19, 2011

We are so lucky to have such a beautiful art gallery and surronding area. Thank you John and Mable for thinking of us.

1  Thank CaptainCrunch941
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