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Norton Simon Museum

Open Now: 12:00 - 17:00
Open today: 12:00 - 17:00
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Norton Simon Museum is a great place to take anyone 5 years and up has so much to see so much to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lydia i
Pasadena, California
Great Events for Art Lovers!

Paint in the gardens or stop in for a glass of wine at the cafe. Go for the Art and stay for a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Norton Simon Museum is known around the world as one of the most remarkable private art collections ever assembled. Over a 30-year period, industrialist Norton Simon (1907–1993) amassed an astonishing collection of European art from the...more
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411 W Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91105-1825
+1 626-449-6840
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Norton Simon Museum is a great place to take anyone 5 years and up has so much to see so much to learn.

Thank lydia i
Reviewed 1 week ago

Paint in the gardens or stop in for a glass of wine at the cafe. Go for the Art and stay for a causal lunch. It is a beautiful museum and a must for art lovers.

Thank Trail606111
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful museum housing some lovely paintings and sculptures, some of which is very old, especially the collection from India, Pakistan and other parts of Asia. The Asian collection is large and well displayed in this week laid out museum. For anyone instated in Asian...More

Thank CossyWombat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are basically two floors with two collections that couldn't be more different. On the main floor is a small but extraordinarily high quality collection of European Impressionist and early Abstract masters. On the bottom floor, it is one of the finest small collections of...More

Thank ExParkSlopeTravelers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An amazing collection of paintings, sculptures, indoor and outdoor art displays, and lots of security! Plan to spend 3-4 hours to see everything, a day or more if you want to read all of the placks and study the pieces. Well organized and easy to...More

Thank Claude Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The art at Norton Simon is varied, the space is manageable, the parking was ample. The number of security staff outnumber the guests 10 to 1 at a minimum. We arrived after 3pm for a 5pm closing because it wasn't our first visit. We enjoyed...More

Thank Madammemimm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Norton Simon Museum is a true treasure. With countless impressionist pieces and sculptures that greet you on the way in, and outside in the lovely garden with a lily pond, this is a must see first class museum!

Thank myriamgbst
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped into this lovely museum on our last day in California. There was a Porsche exhibition on. The museum Is well laid out and is worth visiting - even if you’re not s car fanatic. There’s a lovely cafe. There’s parking onsite which is very...More

Thank HelenL915
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't miss this gorgeous museum with a truly fine collection. Have lunch there too! Degas, Van Gogh, so many biggies!

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have wanted to see this museum since I was a child (a looooooong time ago), finally had the opportunity to. I thoroughly enjoyed myself. It's a small museum compared to LACMA or The Getti's, but worth the price. I spent about two hours here,...More

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Response from tennisman2016 | Reviewed this property |
$15-adult; $12-senior
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Response from jelico8 | Reviewed this property |
Per their website: Adults $12.00 Seniors (ages 62 and above) $9.00 Children (ages 18 and under) Free Students with valid I.D. Free
18 March 2016|
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Response from Robert L | Reviewed this property |
Monday - 12 pm - 5 pm Tuesday - Closed Wednesday 12 pm - 5 pm Thursday 12 pm - 5 pm Friday 11 am - 8 pm Saturday 11 am - 8 pm Sunday 11 am - 8 pm