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Ogunquit Museum of American Art

Open today: 10:00 - 05:00
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Pretty venue

Quite a small art museum but friendly front desk staff explained the layout in a helpful way. Very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
LAW64
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Kent
Peaceful place with beautiful ocean views.

We walked around the beautiful, peaceful grounds but did not go inside the building. Artists were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kathleen T
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North Scituate
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Open May 1- October 31, 10am-5pm daily: Perched on a cliff overlooking Narrow Cove and the Atlantic Ocean, surrounded by landscaped sculpture gardens, the OMAA houses a collection of over 2,000 works of American art. Included in our collection are...more
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543 Shore Rd, Ogunquit, ME 03907-3923
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+1 207-646-4909
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Quite a small art museum but friendly front desk staff explained the layout in a helpful way. Very pretty location overlooking the water with nice gardens with sculpture. Sometimes hosts evening events with a speaker so worth checking with the museum. Worth visiting if you...More

Thank LAW64
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked around the beautiful, peaceful grounds but did not go inside the building. Artists were on the grounds painting the scenery with watercolors. I really enjoyed my visit and will bring family and friends.

Thank Kathleen T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ocean side museum is an amazing blend of fine art work, and beautifully landscape grounds that include outdoor sculpture to enhance the gardens while their own beauty is spotlighted. The collection is a manageable size, tastefully displayed. There are special exhibits - one was...More

Thank biddy388
Reviewed 1 week ago

The collection was pretty sparse, but in their defense a big part of their works were on loan in Portsmouth and a gallery was in staging.

Thank watercolor7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Founded by philanthropist Henry Strater in 1953, the Ogunquit Art Museum is a showcase for work by artists in the Ogunquit Art Colony collected by Strater himself. The collection includes well-known artists like Rockwell Kent, Marsden Hartley, Charles Woodbury, Edward Hopper, Maurice Prendergast, William and...More

1  Thank redeco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The sculptures are so varied and beautiful. The setting is majestic! The landscaping is gorgeous. It is a treat!

1  Thank nancy39
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum was recommended by the owners of the condo where we were staying, just a few hundred meters away. Not only do have the chance to see some interesting paintings and sculptures, but the building is located in a stunning position overlooking Perkins Cove....More

1  Thank marykitchingman9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy to find hidden gem. Worth the very short drive, even see people walking to here. Be sure to check out the grounds in the front and behind the museum.

1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is small but well worth a visit. The building is sited on a gorgeous cove. The grounds are beautifully landscaped and have interesting outdoor sculptures. The docents are very well informed, kind and helpful. The exhibits were very interesting and unusual. Who knew...More

Thank leschgk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The show stopper here is the gorgeous sculpture garden that is set on a perfectly manicured piece of land overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. My young daughter was enthralled by the sculptures, and I really appreciated that museum staff had a drawing pad and pencil ready...More

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