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Cameron Art Museum

3201 S 17th St, Wilmington, NC 28412-6554
+1 910-395-5999
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Great variety of wonderful artwork

Whether you like paintings, drawings, photography, sculpture, mixed media or film, this place... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
99dingo
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Leland, North Carolina
Gotta love the Cam!

The Cameron Art Museum is a local treasure. The exhibits are wonderful and sometimes challenging... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
AnitaLCPA
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Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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3201 S 17th St, Wilmington, NC 28412-6554
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

Whether you like paintings, drawings, photography, sculpture, mixed media or film, this place has it. Loved the variety and how it is all displayed. You drink it in one sip at a time, and there's truly something for everyone. Nice gift store and not crazy...More

Thank 99dingo
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

The Cameron Art Museum is a local treasure. The exhibits are wonderful and sometimes challenging! The staff does a great job with new exhibits as well as the older works. The grounds are fun to stroll, too. Do have a snack or lunch at the...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Exhibits change so no telling what will be there when someone visits but they are always engaging. My favorite are the type that interact with the view somehow with sounds or lights.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I wasn't sure how it was categorized as a museum, as the only exhibit inside was a temporary exhibit of North Carolina artists and crafters. The concept was interesting, though- North Carolina artists were given the opportunity to 'drop off' one work of art within...More

Thank Vivian E
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

... not a museum, they have one room open with only local/state artists of not particularly well known reputation. Mostly post modern paintings some crafts and photos and a handful photos. There are no famous NC's such as Blakeslee, Noland or Timberlake.

Thank mbw244
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

This review is for the Cafe only. We had an excellent experience. Seating was good in an airy place surrounded by fine Art with a fine Courtyard view. Service was exemplary, prices are very reasonable, and the food is the equal of anything we've had...More

Thank Jerome W
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

We went for breakfast (brunch) and the Photograph exhibits and were very pleased with both. A good variety on the menu for brunch (try the cucumber/vodka cocktail) and the photographs were excellent.

Thank Dave M
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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Located in the newly developing section if Wilmington, this little but colorful art museum offers good selection of arts. When we were there, we enjoyed the photography exhibit. The rooms are spacious and art distributed well. Easy to navigate through the galleries. The next gallery...More

Thank Deniz E
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

During a visit with friends in Wrightsville Beach, we spent one morning at the Cameron Art Museum in Wilmington. My husband and I had visited the museum several years ago when costumes from Broadway plays were shown. The current exhibit is “State of the Art,...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Nice, laid back museum. I have viewed some of my favorite exhibits here at the Cameron Art Museum. The Cameron family are grounded in Wilmington, NC and they are the backbone of this community. They have contributed so much to make New Hanover County better....More

Thank Reinette R
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