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R. W. Norton Art Gallery

4747 Creswell Ave, Shreveport, LA 71106-1899
+1 318-865-4201
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Great Place to Visit

Got to spend an early morning at this Gallery, but had to leave early due to a luncheon they were... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Sharon K
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Beyond awesome

You don’t expect a museum building and collection of this excellence from a town this size. The... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Dayne H
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Museum chronicles more than four centuries of American and European art featuring the works of Frederic Remington and Charles M. Russell. The springtime sees more than 10,000 azaleas bloom in the museum's garden.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“full bloom” (9 reviews)
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4747 Creswell Ave, Shreveport, LA 71106-1899
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+1 318-865-4201
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"beautiful grounds"
in 16 reviews
"doll collection"
in 8 reviews
"full bloom"
in 9 reviews
"old west"
in 5 reviews
"american west"
in 4 reviews
"steuben glass"
in 4 reviews
"walking trails"
in 4 reviews
"hidden gem"
in 13 reviews
"world class museum"
in 3 reviews
"japanese maples"
in 3 reviews
"the hudson river school"
in 3 reviews
"oil paintings"
in 3 reviews
"water features"
in 7 reviews
"take pictures"
in 6 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 7 reviews
"large collection"
in 7 reviews
"great collection"
in 7 reviews
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Got to spend an early morning at this Gallery, but had to leave early due to a luncheon they were having that afternoon. It's a great place to visit with much to offer, not only the art work, but dolls, sculptures and weaponry. A little...More

Thank Sharon K
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

You don’t expect a museum building and collection of this excellence from a town this size. The exhibits are nothing short if awesome. I dare you check them out. Great thanks to the amazingly philanthropic Norton family. The grounds are beyond beautiful and will thrill...More

Thank Dayne H
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

The museum is centrally located and easy to reach. The entrance is free, there is ample free parking, there is no gift shop, and the surrounding garden is lovely. This is a relatively small museum, well maintained, with helpful staff. We've visited numerous museums throughout...More

Thank osimajorusaf
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

A beautifully laid out and organized art gallery. Aside from the art, paintings and sculptures there are collections of very interesting items. Do miss reading and absorbing all the quotes written on the walls. Many are very thought provoking. Also try to find the red...More

Thank robertcW501JD
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is a wonderful and free art museum. It is a real jewel, with world class artwork. Also the grounds are amazing and very relaxing to explore with the water falls and exquisite landscapes.

Thank Realestategoddess
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Norton Art Gallery is a privately owned garden and gallery, featuring a very large collection, with a primary focus on art from the American West... but don't miss the grounds... indeed, it would be hard to miss the grounds! Acres and acres of gorgeous azaleas,...More

Thank Kitty E
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Norton Art Gallery is a place of enjoyment for all ages. It is absolutely amazing for Shreveport to be blessed with such beauty, elegance and hospitality. This gallery and the people who own it touch the hearts and souls of many. Thank you for your...More

Thank 336carll
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

They have a spacious Art Museum. Nice lithography, canvas. They also have Live beehive boxes to view.

Thank Byron97H
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

This museum is a gem. If you have enjoyed any museums in other cities, I guarantee you will enjoy this one. It has a wide variety of artworks and the like and is laid out great. It will take one to two hours to see...More

Thank Thomas D
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Management response:Responded 18 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We always love hearing from our patrons! Hope you visit again soon.

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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Very well taken care of and such a beautiful place to see. Tons of art! Staff is very informative if asked any questions.

Thank Janine G
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Jayde M
3 December 2016|
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Response from lisarb0630 | Reviewed this property |
You may want to check out their Facebook site for current displays. Also, the neighborhood has been commenting on the chickens seen over there lately. RW Norton Gallery on Facebook
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lizmathews1
15 March 2016|
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Response from maryloutindall | Reviewed this property |
No photography is allowed inside or on the grounds. In years past, photographers used the beautiful grounds for backgrounds for pictures. But, some got a bit unruly, even brought a horse and buggy onto the lawn and ruined... More
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JlNorton
27 October 2015|
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What country did these different arts come from?
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