We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Portland Museum of Art

7 Congress Sq, Portland, ME 04101-1119
+1 207-775-6148
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Homer, Wyeth, Monet, Renoir, etc

Fantastic Art Museum. Many paintings you are allowed to take photos, just look for the symbol on... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2016
J M
,
Nashville, Tennessee
Wow

This museum is a gem with presently a show of woman artists including O'Keefe, Stattheimer , Torr... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2016
meyeg
,
Chappaqua, New York
via mobile
Read all 1,234 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
With an extensive permanent collection and nationally renowned exhibitions, the Portland Museum of Art is rightfully taking its place as the best regional museum in the country. The PMA boasts a considerable permanent collection, with beloved works of American, European, and Contemporary art, as well as significant holdings of Maine art-highlighting the rich artistic tradition of the state and its artists. The museum brings it all to life with unparalleled programming. From special member-only events, free school tours, and a commitment to family activities, to PMA Movies, curator talks, and exclusive tours of the Winslow Homer Studio-it's all happening at the PMA.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 11:00 - 18:00
LOCATION
7 Congress Sq, Portland, ME 04101-1119
CONTACT
Website
+1 207-775-6148
Write a Review
Reviews (1,234)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

361 - 370 of 1,219 reviews

Reviewed 26 June 2016

Fantastic Art Museum. Many paintings you are allowed to take photos, just look for the symbol on the description placards. Look at their website for parking. The Museum doesn't have parking, but the website will direct you to nearby options. $15 for adults, but on...More

Thank J M
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

This museum is a gem with presently a show of woman artists including O'Keefe, Stattheimer , Torr and Zorach. Remarkable artists. But there are also works from great artists from the early 1800s to the present, great impressionists to Braque, American to European. Should be...More

Thank meyeg
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

The PMA is a wonderful museum. Their temporary exhibitions are outstanding and their own collection runs the gamut from old masters to avant garde. We love it.

Thank Maine2664
Reviewed 21 June 2016

The Portland museum of art takes you into and adventure and discovery of yesterday and what is to come. You can go to the museum every week and discover a painting, an artifact that transport you to a different era. This place is worth to...More

Thank mccubcm
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Sadly, I missed the O'Keefe exhibit which opens in a few days. As a result, a big chunk of the ground floor was closed. The permanent collection has a taste of most eras of art, focusing on American and European. Saw no Asian, South American...More

Thank Marblehead750
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Good variety of exhibits, well displayed. Staff at visitor's desk is very helpful ands knowledgeable about all exhibits as well as background on artists. Great selection of America artists.

Thank YinCLT
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

This museum has a great selection of different media of art.. from different eras . Different artists. It is so worth it coming this museum.. from sculptures to paintings, to woodwork to diferent artifacts, from landscape to portrait paintings contemporary to renaissance from Monet to...More

Thank icyvegas
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I love this place and I spent a day here.I'm more enjoy with all arts.The staff are very good when we asked for more information.

Thank Korokoso
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Spent a couple of hours enjoying the exhibits and creating our own masterpiece. Excellent mixture of old and new paintings. Alex Katz has been a favorite artist of mine and was pleased to see his paintings in the museum collection! We enjoyed our drawings inspired...More

Thank BamaGirl4300
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Wow! Absolutely beautiful. Wonderful mix of the old and new. We didn't do a tour and spent about 2 hours strolling around. Definitely worth it if you like a bit of history and modern art!

Thank Tina C
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Green Elephant
515 reviews
.05 miles away
Empire Chinese Kitchen
313 reviews
.07 miles away
Otto
456 reviews
.06 miles away
Marcy's Diner
372 reviews
.09 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Victoria Mansion
576 reviews
.20 miles away
Children's Museum and Theatre of Maine
197 reviews
.04 miles away
Portland Stage
34 reviews
.11 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
JMK411
14 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from richardberger | Reviewed this property |
I went on line. The PMA will be open Friday, Dec 16, from 11 a.m. until 8. It is also open the following day, Saturday, Dec 17, from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. Admission is $15/adult; $13 senior; $10 student with ID; free under... More
2
Votes
Anita C
8 November 2015|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Bill B | Reviewed this property |
Service Dogs
0
Votes
BabsfromPhilly
25 September 2015|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry , I wish I could help.
0
Votes