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Allentown Art Museum

31 N 5th St., Allentown, PA 18101-1616
+1 610-432-4333
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Nice afternoon at a small museum

This museum has a small collection of European art and a larger collection of American art. Most... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2017
Palmtree021
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Reading, Pennsylvania
Big museum in a small city

Not to be missed, high quality museum with an extensive collection and first-rate exhibits. Great... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
TFMsJane
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31 N 5th St., Allentown, PA 18101-1616
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

This museum has a small collection of European art and a larger collection of American art. Most impressive was the Kline mural of Lehighton.

Thank Palmtree021
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Not to be missed, high quality museum with an extensive collection and first-rate exhibits. Great place for visitors and residents alike, this is an easy-access, and child friendly facility with a remarkable permanent collection. GO!

Thank TFMsJane
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Went with friends to a special lecture about a Franz Kline restored mural. Beautiful piece and a Very interesting discussion about the artist's work which spoke to all different levels of art exposure from beginning to expert. The museum also had a terrific photography show...More

Thank WinHe
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Small but nice place to take your family. There is even a children's area. It doesn't get very crowded so it is a nice rainy day activity.

Thank Joann V
Reviewed 30 January 2017

My daughter and I have visited here at least once a year for the past 10 years. She enjoyed the craft area as a youngster and again last year as a 14 year old.

Thank Keith G
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Decent size collection of different mediums of art including an entire photography area. Also a crayola area for the kids with arts and crafts . Thursday's after 4pm is free as well.

Thank Todd A
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The ATown Art Museum has a nice house collection and is able to pull in some fine travelling exhibits, too.

Thank carolehp2015
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I loved the kinetic art installations that you could ask the guard to play for you. This museum had a showcase of some older Christmas card art, as well as a large room of some early modern European art -- paintings and sculpture. This is...More

Thank Berlinguy030
Reviewed 19 November 2016

I especially like the Preview Parties this Museum hosts for its members when new exhibits open. Over the years, they have embraced a very diverse set of themes and mediums. With the renovation, they now have more space and are very friendly. The gift shop...More

1  Thank Steve Z
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Lovely small museum. Better gift shop than the MET! Something for everyone. Convenient location and parking.

Thank emmeme2016
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Response from 1naturegirl | Reviewed this property |
Allentown Art Museum - Hours, Prices Gallery Hours: Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., free admission from 4 p.m. till closing Sunday noon to 4 p.m., free admission all... More
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