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“a must do experience”

New Mexico Museum of Art
Ranked #18 of 261 things to do in Santa Fe
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Owner description: Art lovers will delight in Santa Fe's many famous painters and photographers.
Long Island, New York
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256 reviews
148 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
“a must do experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2012

The museum is unique and filled with wonderful s.w. items.

Visited December 2011
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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“VERY disappointed”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2012

Thought this would be a great art gallery...I misunderstood that it was just going to highlight a few of New Mexico's early artists. There was none of the vibrancy that I see in my head when I think of New Mexico. It was definitely NOT worth the $9.00 they charged for admission!

Visited January 2012
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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“New Mexico Museum of Art”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2012

We particularly liked the Bauman display. Many of the other displays were not uplifting.

Visited January 2012
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“Small but beautiful”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2012

This is an easy museum with some wonderful pieces. Don't miss it. It doesn't take long and what you'll see is so carefully chosen that you wont have time to get tired or bored or wish for the whole thing to be done. Museums can be so boring sometimes, but this is a good one and should be seen.

Visited January 2012
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Sydney, Australia
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111 reviews
93 attraction reviews
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“Liked the building better than the art”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2012

Building is old, picturesque and it is great to look at while looking at the paintings. Highly recommend the visit. It is nice and warm in winter. There were 2-3 paintings we were very impressed by. There was also a lithograph display my teenagers found interesting.

Visited December 2011
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