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The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art

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Address: Botanical Gardens | 183 South Road, DV02, Bermuda
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Bermuda's first purpose built museum houses a collection of Bermuda...

Bermuda's first purpose built museum houses a collection of Bermuda inspired art of over 1,400 works by artists such as Georgia O'Keeffe, Winslow Homer and Albert Gleizes. A continuously evolving show of local artists is also on display. To learn about Bermuda's culture and history, there is no better stop on your vacation itinerary! Open Monday - Saturday, 10 am - 4 pm and Sunday from 11 am - 4:30 pm. CLOSED on Public Holidays and Exhibit Changeovers. Admission $5, free for members and children under 12.

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Gem of a museum in a gorgeous setting

Masterworks sits in the Bermuda Botanical Gardens so you are surrounded by beauty inside of the building as well as outside. The art work displayed offers many views of Bermuda... read more

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 October 2016
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New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Masterworks sits in the Bermuda Botanical Gardens so you are surrounded by beauty inside of the building as well as outside. The art work displayed offers many views of Bermuda -- much of it painted by local artists but interspersed with paintings by Winslow Homer, Georgia O'Keefe etc. The building itself is lovely -- the cedar floors, trim, the beams,... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Veneto, Thank you immensely for the lovely write up! We greatly appreciate your continued support of our museum and hope to see you soon again. Stay tuned for more of our upcoming exhibitions featuring local talent! Many thanks, Masterworks Staff More 

Marlton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

The Masterworks Museum vividly reflects on the inside what the tropical beauty of Bermuda's Botanical Gardens shows on the outside. This "boutique" gem shares the grounds with the Gardens, and together provide indoor and outdoor delights. I had my photo taken with Mark Twain, a bronze statue of whom was seated in the foyer to greet visitors. After the fun... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dearest Gina, Masterworks staff can't thank you enough for your detailed account of your experience at our museum. We are beyond thrilled that you had such a wonderful time and enjoyed having a taste of the local flair. If you have any friends who are planning to travel to Bermuda in the near future, we would love to receive them... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We popped in here this morning for a Saturday morning coffee. I love this place. Some incredible arts, crafts and gifts are on offer from local artists which are extremely good value. Definitely worth exploring. The coffee shop is also pleasant but the server, Misha, is less than pleasant. This is disappointing as she is a negative in an otherwise... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Galen, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We appreciate all of the feedback as it helps us improve our further services and operations. Next time you are at Masterworks, coffee is on us :) Warm regards, Masterworks Team More 

Galveston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

My wife and I just spent eight days in Bermuda. The highlight of our trip was a visit to The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art. It is hidden gem that we almost missed. The Museum contains an exceptional collection of Bermuda art, history descriptions of travel to Bermuda, including trains, cruise ships, airplanes and travel adventures, and exceptional collections of... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for your kind words! Tom and Masterworks staff are delighted to hear that you and your wife had such an excellent time under our roof. We appreciate that you chose to visit us during your vacation and hope that you come back soon! Please suggest us to any friends or family who come to... More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I have made several visits to Masterworks, usually going every time I stay in Bermuda. This time, I went specifically to see the newly acquired Bruce Stuart paintings. I was not disappointed. I am a fan of his earlier detailed paintings of Bermuda properties. Moving through the museum I enjoyed the Hail to the Queen exhibit, featuring the old Bermuda... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Bob, We are thrilled to hear that you had a great time at our museum! We are Bruce Stuart fans as well. Thank you for writing this review and recommending us to all your relatives and friends. Please stay tuned for more! Sincerely, Team Masterworks More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Without exception I visit Masterworks every trip home as I am usually working abroad and the setting is ideal - in the Botanical Gardens so parking is never an issue. With each visit there's something more.... a full service cafe with good coffees and home made fare allow the browser to come in the morning, eat lunch and continue the... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Artemnesia, We are super delighted that you continue coming here and greatly appreciate your ongoing support of our establishment! Thank you so very much for taking out the time to write such a lovely review. What we ask of you is to please recommend us to your friends and family who visit Bermuda so that they too can share... More 

Princeton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is a significant collection and also very appealing to all age groups. It offers both the Bermudian and the tourist a fulfilling experience without being too skewed to one or the other.

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Hugh, We thank you immensely for this thoughtful review. Tom and the rest of the Masterworks staff are delighted that you had a worthwhile experience with us. If you have any friends or family who are visiting Bermuda please recommend us to them. We hope to see you soon! Warm regards, Masterworks Team More 

Marlboro, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

This place is kind of a secret treasure. We got a personal tour with the director, Tom B. He spent time, and there are some wonderful pieces, but the key is to see the ENTIRE collection, and you must ask to do so. Also. make sure Tom will be available when you get there. The collection is extensive and wonderful,... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Henry, Tom and the rest of our staff thank you from the bottom of our hearts for your kind review and for taking out the time to write it. We are pleased to hear that you had the chance to view the entire collection as it really encompasses what we are all about. Because we focus on preservation, we... More 

Castleton, VA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Wonderful Winslow Homer water colors and select paintings of Hartley. Definitely worth a visit. A good coffee shop too.

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Nazli, Thank you for taking the time to write us about your experience--it is much appreciated! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed both the Homer and the Hartley paintings. Please don't hesitate to let us know how else we can enhance your experience next time. We look forward to your next visit! Sincerely, Masterworks Team More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Masterworks Museum is an absolute gem. With a world class art collection , knowledgeable staff and surrounded by the incredible natural beauty of the botanical gardens, its not to be missed

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MasterworksTeam, Guest Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Suzanne, Thank you for such a sweet note and for taking out the time to write it! We are thrilled to know that you had an excellent time at our museum.Please come back sooner than later! Sincerely, Masterworks Team More 

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