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Carnegie Art Museum

424 S C St, Oxnard, CA 93030-5944
+1 805-385-8158
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A Forgotten Treasure

I've come here twice for field trips with my elementary school students. An important venue that... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Flavio V
A great look back

I had never been to this museum in Oxnard, but was pleasantly surprised how good it was. If your... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
William B
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Ventura, California
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good20%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
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“on display” (3 reviews)
“cultural” (2 reviews)
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424 S C St, Oxnard, CA 93030-5944
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

I've come here twice for field trips with my elementary school students. An important venue that should be visited and recommended more often. I love the the exterior facade that reminds me of the Greek and Roman column styles.

Thank Flavio V
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I had never been to this museum in Oxnard, but was pleasantly surprised how good it was. If your visiting and have some time, museums can provide you a new look at the community of Oxnard. When I travel as a writer I usually take...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This is a great museum with great collections in a very unusual place. Highly recommended. Take the train from LA and walk around downtown Oxnard with great food and this amazing gem...or drive up the PCH and visit the 2 great car museums as well.

1  Thank Jim L
Reviewed 2 January 2017

On New Years Eve Day I wanted to do something different from my everyday routine and went to the Carnegie Art Museum. The art on display was a travelling exhibit called "Art for Art's Sake". The art was modern from primarily young American Artists. Every...More

Thank TravelingAnnK
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a gorgeous museum with wonderful speakers and exhibits of well known artists! It's also located in historic downtown Oxnard right near a Starbucks if you need a beverage!

Thank caseycelia
Reviewed 19 July 2016

You wouldn't think that a small town like Oxnard could have such a treasure. The exhibits change often so you never know what you are going to see but it is definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank ihavetwins
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Small but full of local historic information. Art exhibitions are held here, along with static art display that are always on display

Thank Gloria T
Reviewed 17 March 2016

A small museum that holds one exhibition at a time. Exhibitions are always interesting examples of California art and/or artists. You can see the entire show in less than an hour. Don't miss the basement, where a rotating selection of art from the permanent collection...More

1  Thank Maura R
Reviewed 24 January 2016

While travelling through central and southern California, I have been searching for galleries having collections of California plein air artists. This museum clearly states on its own website and it is published in guide books, that a collection of same is in their possession. So...More

3  Thank Sandy V
Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

First class museum with important works from 1890 on. Surprises around every corner. A Van Gogh here a Hopper there. Lightning could be better but forgiveable. Skip the cafeteria but not the museum.

Thank Ruxtonvet
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