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Huntsville Museum of Art

Opens in 14 min: 12:00 - 17:00
Open today: 12:00 - 17:00
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Nice regional museum heavy on Southern art

Had a nice visit- several galleries were closed off for installation of new shows. They did have a... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
jfadds
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chicago
Ecclectic Collection and friendly staff

I took my mother (who is in a wheelchair) after we dropped my son off at Space Camp on Sunday... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
Janet D
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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From Norman Rockwell to Hudson River School Landscapes and everything in between, the Huntsville Museum of Art is a must-see on your next visit to Huntsville! The Huntsville Museum of Art sits in Big Spring Park, the epicenter of the dynamic and...more
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300 Church St SW, Huntsville, AL 35801-4910
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All reviews permanent collection big spring park norman rockwell sterling silver glass pieces nice little gift shop on the small side worth a visit children's area sculptures galleries photos event treasure video
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

This is a very nice art museum to visit. Clean, interesting, nice little gift shop. Staff very friendly and always smiling. We will visit again. I would love to see it expand even further.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Wasn't expecting much from this place, but they had some REALLY interesting pieces, including several 925 Sterling silver sculptures that were phenomenol and some very cool glass pieces.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

It's a nice place for the size. Very many interesting pieces of art work. Has a place for kids. Good place if you like to look at different pieces of art.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brittany S
Reviewed 9 July 2018

On a hot summer day there is NO better place to be! Very Cool and loads of Great Art! We saw the West Point Display, and some great local artist work! The staff is very knowledgeable and helpful!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Had a nice visit- several galleries were closed off for installation of new shows. They did have a nice exhibit of the last years acquisitions- both by purchase and gifting, Worth a stop to see what is going on

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank jfadds
Samantha N, Public Relations Manager at Huntsville Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you so much for the positive review! We hope you visit us again when all of the galleries are open. :)

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We went for the Norman Rockwell exhibit. Entrance fee was $12 each but we were intrigued to see his work. They were in the middle of getting some things hung for another exhibit. Didn’t take time to see anything else. (Photos were not taken at...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Golulumax
Samantha N, Public Relations Manager at Huntsville Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for visiting the Huntsville Museum of Art and thank you for leaving us a positive review! We hope you visit our galleries again. :)

Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

The Norman Rockwell exhibit is such a joy. His art brings smiles and fun back and combined with the video was one of my favorite visits to the museum. We especially loved the room of the counterfeited pieces and the story behind it. The Cut...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Samantha N, Public Relations Manager at Huntsville Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you so much for the positive review and for continuing to visit and support the Huntsville Museum of Art!

Reviewed 29 August 2017

We had our son's rehearsal dinner in the Maxwell room overlooking Big Spring Park. We had 57 guests and the room was absolutely perfect. Lil was a dream to work with and made the whole process of planning an event from out of town easy...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Samantha N, Public Relations Manager at Huntsville Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you very much for the positive review! Lil is definitely a treasure and we are so happy that you and your family were pleased with the facility rental process. Congratulations on the wedding!

Reviewed 7 August 2017

We visited here recently for the first time. I guess it is on the small side and you can run through it in 30 minutes, but if you take your time to appreciate the collections, hours are needed. We saw an Audubon collection that was...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Samantha N, Public Relations Manager at Huntsville Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you very much for the positive review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your time in Huntsville, Alabama and that you chose to visit the Huntsville Museum of Art. The Audubon collection you mentioned is a travelling exhibit from the collection of Kathy...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017

I took my mother (who is in a wheelchair) after we dropped my son off at Space Camp on Sunday. After a snafu with the handicapped enterance, we were able to easily navigate the galleries and see every exhibit that was open. We really enjoyed...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Janet D
Samantha N, Public Relations Manager at Huntsville Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you very much for your positive review! We are fortunate to have a dedicated team of professional and friendly people who pride themselves on their customer service. We are glad that you and your mother enjoyed your visit and hope that you visit us...More

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We paid more because we were there to see a temporary, traveling exhibition. This info is for regular museum admission. Entry is free for members and children under the age of 5. It is $12 for adults, $10 for senior... More
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