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Cranbrook Art Museum

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Saaranin House is the thing to see!

The museum is very small though it had some interesting exhibits on pop calligraphy and how it... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
marciab134
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CT
Spectacular grounds, limited collection

Being an Eero Saarinen fan I was eager to tour his home and campus he had a hand in designing. The... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
richardakane1
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Altoona, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

The museum is very small though it had some interesting exhibits on pop calligraphy and how it changed the world. Some amazing items in the basement - a statute that looked real and some posters for a company. BUT the thing not to miss is...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Being an Eero Saarinen fan I was eager to tour his home and campus he had a hand in designing. The grounds and buildings are very special! Well worth a visit. I also took the photography tour of the recent acquisition of a Frank Lloyd...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018

I have been here many times and it has a great collection. I have a good time every time I go there.

Thank Globewanderer79
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Located in suburban Detroit, the Cranbrook Art Museum is a part of the bigger Cranbrook Educational Community, who's chief architect was Eliel Saarinen. The grounds here are beautiful, featuring numerous sculptures and fountains by Carl Milles and Marshall Fredericks of "Spirit of Detroit" Fame. While...More

Thank StockholmKindaGuy
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Thankful we were there on a day it was free to the public because if we had to pay we would have been very upset. Unless you like college art this is not the type of art museum we thought it was. When we think...More

2  Thank MS_downriver
Reviewed 17 November 2017

The museum/grounds are a beautiful backdrop to the amazing art work featured here. The variety of artists and styles featured are incredible, from local to international works. Although this may not be the best place for children as they could get bored, but regardless is...More

1  Thank Vanessa C
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Went early to see the museum but most of it was closed getting ready for the November exhibit. However, the tour of the Smith's Frank Lloyd Wright home was outstanding. They shuttled us by bus to the home completely as it was when Mrs Smith...More

Thank suesX8407KQ
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

The museum had just two small exhibits open the day we went but they were very well done and enjoyable. A very helpful museum employee gave us some maps and tips for seeing the campus. Great place to walk around on this sunny fall day...More

Thank York476
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I've lived in Bloomfield Hills and within the last year, started visiting fairly regularly. I feel Cranbrook as a whole has a of activities to offer any visitor or resident. When you first arrive, you'll be able to find ample parking. Sometimes I park away...More

Thank Toni H
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Cranbrook is best appreciated as an entire campus. None of the individual elements is best in class, but as a total experience, it is unforgettable. It's a cultural wonderland of sorts with museums, great architecture, and art scattered amongst beautifully cultivated grounds and gardens. Truly,...More

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