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Marietta Museum-Art & Whimsy

2121 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34234-8344
+1 941-364-3399
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Really fun Museum to visit

We have been to The Marietta about 8 times. We are snowbirds and every time we have company we... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
richnora26
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Sarasota, Florida
Art for All Ages

My family has been wanting to visit the museum for years and we finally attended over the Easter... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Lori B
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Crestwood, Kentucky, United States
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2121 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34234-8344
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

We have been to The Marietta about 8 times. We are snowbirds and every time we have company we bring them here, We always have a great time and there is so much to see. The volunteers are the best and both mt wife and...More

2  Thank richnora26
Reviewed 17 April 2017

My family has been wanting to visit the museum for years and we finally attended over the Easter weekend. You need to become familiar with the reason behind the museum's establishment and what makes up the collections. This is a great place for families to...More

1  Thank Lori B
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We were on vacation and stopped in our way to lunch. The magic starts in the parking lot with the animal sculptures that are fun and interesting to look at. As we made our way over to the museum, we were filled with a sense...More

2  Thank Mike H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Greta place to go and see, all the different types of,art displays. Do not recommend for,children under ten, my two year friends , not,much to,see.

1  Thank Ipine28
Reviewed 6 April 2017

There is something for everyone here. Impossible to walk through the grounds and building and not smile. The mostly volunteer staff are friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful. It is a great place to relax at many peaceful settings. $5.00 suggested donation is a bargain. One word...More

1  Thank pleased2meetu
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I passed by this museum for years wanting to visit and finally this February (2017) I succeeded. They are only open 1-4 p.m. so keep that in mind. The artwork is colorful and beautiful and the grounds are quite special. I particularly loved the oversized...More

2  Thank Luvtravel999
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We had some extra time and decided to visit the Marietta Museum. We fell in love with the great staff and the interesting art and its history. Both the inside and the grounds hold truly whimsical art. It was a treat to walk into a...More

2  Thank GnC4850
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous, so much art to see. They are only open certain days and hours so check before you go. The place is set up to relax and enjoy beautiful art.

3  Thank May-Ree N
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I have passed the museum on 41 many times and noticed the colorful sculptures outside. When house guests needed to be entertained I decided to give it a try and we all loved it. Entrance is by a suggested $5 donation. The museum is bigger...More

3  Thank Gary D
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Truly enjoyed this outing! The outdoor space is lovely with many comfortable and unique benches, swings, gliders and chairs. Volunteers are enthusiastic and very friendly. Much of the art collection is, indeed, delightfully whimsical. There are limited hours so check!

1  Thank RAP2001
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