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Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery

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Finest religious art collection I have ever seen

The Bob Jones Gallery is somewhat of an oddity....it is part of a deeply conservative Christian... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
H9675VQdaniell
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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Museum is temporarily closed

The museum has an amazing art collection, but it has been closed for an indefinite amount of time... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
billthepilgrim
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Greenville, South Carolina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bob Jones Gallery is somewhat of an oddity....it is part of a deeply conservative Christian school but this museum may as well be ay the Vatican. The collection spans almost the totality of Medieval and Renaissance religious art which is undoubtedly Catholic in origin....More

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Reviewed 7 September 2018

The museum has an amazing art collection, but it has been closed for an indefinite amount of time pending relocation to a new facility. Some of the collection in on display at various locations around campus or at other art museums; see the museum website...More

Thank billthepilgrim
Reviewed 27 June 2018

We heard the religious art museum at Bob Jones University is the largest collection of religous art outside the Vatican, and that's probably true. Having toured the Vatican collections, the art at Bob Jones is actually easier to see than in the Vatican. You don't...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2018

I'm not personally an art lover, so was surprised when I visited this place and found myself really taken with the whole experience. Maybe it was due in part to the quiet peaceful atmosphere, but I really enjoyed several of the pieces and felt that...More

1  Thank Naomi M
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Good education, Great works of Art for anyone to view Such a blessing to have this rare treasure in our backyard

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Absolutely breathtaking museum. Enjoy some of the most beautiful Christian Art ever! Very memorable.

Thank Sprinkles0730
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Bob Jones (University) moved to Greenville more than 50 years ago. Like many locals, I remember a small stir as they settled in but the University has proven to be good neighbors and the campus is now a real Greenville landmark. While the opera, concerts,...More

Thank Don C
Reviewed 21 February 2018

As the western world' largest collection of religious art, this place is a must-see for any art enthusiast. The exhibits are educational and they schedule tours for all ages to learn about art.

Thank Ruth M
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We so enjoyed browsing through this magnificent collection of Christian and religous art and other objects of interest. Beautifully designed and very inspirational. Worth the trip!

Thank set2go52
Reviewed 21 December 2017

In fact, there are so many that you'll soon tire of looking at them so just plan to make several visits. Amazing art work.

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Elenimoo
7 July 2017|
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Response from Matthew A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the building is currently closed for renovations.
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SVtravelagent
26 December 2014|
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Response from Rich_Debbie | Reviewed this property |
Griff48 is correct. BJU & Gallery is located on the campus of Bob Jones University. There is ample parking adjacent to the gallery for those visitors wishing to drive on campus.
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