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“Wonderful free museum on the Bowdoin campus”

Bowdoin College Museum of Art
Ranked #1 of 29 things to do in Brunswick
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Bowdoin College's art museum houses some of the oldest works of art in America.
Reviewed October 4, 2013

Small but wonderful museum. Strong eclectic permanent collection. We came for the Maurice Prendergast exhibit and were delighted to discover a small selection of Civil War prints, and an exhibit by 8 contemporary Chinese women artists.

Thank christine k
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Reviewed September 15, 2013

Great museum. beautiful building. we found the show a bit much. a few beach paintings are great but this was a bit of overkill.

Thank Joanel
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Reviewed September 10, 2013

Excellent Prendergast exhibit and an amazing display of Assyrian reliefs that were brought to the US from Iraq in the early 1900s. Amazing detail and very impressive!

Thank Michael H
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Reviewed September 9, 2013

WE LOVE THIS PLACE! The exhibit was saw was large and a full look at Pendergast's artistic life. This is a wonderful museum with a jewel like collection. Please go and enjoy. Not a lot of time is necessary.

Thank ShelleyinBoston
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Reviewed August 27, 2013

Went specifically to Brunswick to the Prendergast show which was great.
Significant number of works in several media, well laid out in an attractive space and uncrowded.
A good diversion, not far out of Portland and the rest of the gallery is certainly worth spending some time in.

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