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Milwaukee Art Museum

700 N Art Museum Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4098
+1 414-224-3220
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Museum boasts an extensive collection of nearly 20,000 works, representing such artists as Pablo Picasso, Georgia O'Keeffe and Andy Warhol.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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700 N Art Museum Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4098
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’m not a huge art lover, but I found plenty to keep me engaged and to enjoy. I love the 15th and 16th century paintings!

Thank mjclmc
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were able to see the wings go down at 5 p.m. from the boat trip we took and then see them go back up the next day as we arrived at the museum at 10 a.m. We got the audio guide which helped explain...More

Thank susnee
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a first class museum with a grand view of Lake Michigan as you come up to the first floor! The architectural design and structure of it is amazing! There is a variety of old master and modern & pop art collections. Something for...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Most of the art we saw was modern, but there were samples of art in the more classical vein. There is currently an exhibit of Goya drawings, most of bull-fighting, and a very interesting exhibit of brightly colored Haitian paintings. Be sure to see the...More

Thank David E
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Definitely one of Milwaukee's jewels. The architecture alone is worth seeing...the opening and closing each day (as long as it doesn't rain) is just BEAUTIFUL

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Reviewed 6 days ago

A must see when in Milwaukee! Every time we travel through town we stop to view the new exhibits. Beautiful architecture.

Thank Helen K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is touted for its new section, with its "wings'' that open and close three times a day. Think that is a bit overhyped. But nice, However, the lobby of the new section is spectacular, once you are inside the wings area. The museum...More

Thank ubos13
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Reviewed 1 week ago

visited the Milwaukee art museum with wife and daughter. the museum building it self is a work of art but the displays are wonderful. can spend hours upon hours there. a great place to visit

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was luck to be in town during the lakefront art walk and it was really a treat to see the artists as well as the collection and building. I was disappointed I wasn’t able to stay around to see the “wing” open and close...More

Thank Lillian M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our visit to the Milwaukee Art Museum. Variety of art and not so overwhelming that you feel burned out by the time your visit was over. Would recommend spending 2-3 hours here.

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Archit J
21 June 2018|
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Response from johngv47 | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall but you can always call them at (414) 224-3200.
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Archit J
21 June 2018|
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Response from AnneNoyes | Reviewed this property |
Best to go to Milwaukee Art Museum website, click on Collections tab and then you can click on the ‘Browse by Artist “ using initial of last name to find if your artist is in collection
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