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Hallie Ford Museum of Art

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It's All Art To Me

I had the good fortune to find another reason to make another trip to the museum has 2 floors and... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Susan R
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Salem, Oregon
Always Interesting

I have been visiting the museum since it opened. Their shows and exhibits are always interesting... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Stu C
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Palo Alto, California
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An outstanding collection of Native American baskets is one of the highlights of this Willamette University museum, which specializes in art of the Pacific Northwest and also features European and Asian art.
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700 State St, Salem, OR 97301-3849
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

I had the good fortune to find another reason to make another trip to the museum has 2 floors and has an elevator if the stairs won't do. As always we were warmly created and I brought a first timer. She had never been. She...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Susan R
Reviewed 26 June 2018

I have been visiting the museum since it opened. Their shows and exhibits are always interesting. One of Salem, Oregon's bright spots!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Stu C
Reviewed 2 June 2018

As an art gallery owner, I try to visit as many places as possible. This museum was so worthwhile! Queit, reflective, and multiple collections to browse. The woman working the counter was incredibly helpful. Can't wait to go back!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank TeamMo
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Really enjoyed visiting this little museum( felt a lot like a gallery) Permanent exhibits of ancient artifacts, coins,icons, eastern and western were a happy surprise. Downstairs modern Oregon artist works on display. Very nice, small but wonderfully curated, gift shop. Enjoyed my,stumbled upon it ,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Visited after the Cherry Blossom Festival at the Capitol which just happened to fall on a free admission day.. My granddaughter really enjoyed the interactive exhibits (age 12)

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ElizabethP999
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Visited the Hallie Ford with some art friends recently. We spilt into small groups for a docent tour. I have visited many museums in the past few years, and the Hallie Ford is a little gem. The docents are knowledgable but don't lecture you. My...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank _ivypruett
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I enjoyed taking my teenage granddaughter to the museum on a Tuesday. In addition to being free, it was a such a quiet morning there that we enjoyed taking our time and absorbing a wide range of graphic art, sculpture, and baskets.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Anne K
Reviewed 6 September 2017

A small museum with the nice exhibitions, but nothing particularly special. Somehow I expected a bigger, better museum in the state's capital city.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank CrawfordGene
Reviewed 27 August 2017

A nice collection - not always true of small museums - and on our visit, had great temporary show. Parking easy...

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank mafac
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

The Hallie Ford Art Museum is located near the state capitol and Willamette University. During our visit, the exhibits were of art created by native Americans and art that showed the sun, moon or stars.

Date of experience: August 2017
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