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Morris Museum of Art

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Lovely way to spend a rainy afternoon

My husband and I visited this art museum when we were visiting our son and family. It was a rainy... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sha-Sha47
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Rochester, New Hampshire
a lovely museum with a great gift shop

this museum is lovely and has a wide variety of southern artists with a wide range of genres--worth... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
gay e
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Houston, Texas
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Located on the Riverwalk in downtown Augusta, the Morris is the oldest museum in the country dedicated to the art and artists of the American South. Its permanent collection includes nearly 5,000 works of art, dating from the late-eighteenth century...more
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1 10th St, Augusta, GA 30901-0100
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited this art museum when we were visiting our son and family. It was a rainy day and our son suggested this to us. We thoroughly enjoyed it. Staff were so friendly and willing to answer any questions that we might...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

this museum is lovely and has a wide variety of southern artists with a wide range of genres--worth a trip lovely interior right on the river

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gay e
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

The building is elegant and the location on the river walk is perfect. The staff members were welcoming and friendly, especially the ladies in the remarkable gift shop - and the collection of art was both impressive and memorable. Not to be missed!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Nineteenth-Century portraits, Civil War, Southerners, Kinstler, Welty, Horace Talmage, the Southern Landscape and Contemporary Art. Beautiful historical building!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in here on the first weekend of the month when it is free to Bank of America cardholders. Not very expensive any other time but we were staying next door for a Bridge Tournament and had a free morning. Really...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 24, 2018

A very nice place to view art about and by the southern artist. There are many types of art, styles of art and artists. Art is grouped in small areas with a common title for the grouping. Extremely low price to get in as well.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

Most of the art is conventional. I recognized some artists from my time in Knoxville. The art was contemporary. It is not a large museum but just a nice place to visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2018

Take some time to visit this hidden gem in Augusta. The quality of the various exhibits is world class and there is something for everyone--contemporary, portraits, historical portraits. Every Sunday there is a free concert at 2PM. Check with the museum to see who is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I've lived in the Augusta area for about 2 years now and am ashamed to say that I had no idea that this wonderful museum of art existed in our city. If it wasn't for friends who were visiting from Bulgaria (who both are artists...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 26, 2018

First museum dedicated to southern art; located in office building, there were no sculptures outside to promote the museum; there was small sign with name, but nothing to indicate a quality art museum. Hidden treasure/

Date of experience: June 2018
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Geraldine D
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Response from Juan L | Reviewed this property |
Regina is correct. I went to the Museum on a Sunday, and so it was free. I don't know what the regular rate is.
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