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Morris Museum of Art

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Wonderful Museum

The building is elegant and the location on the river walk is perfect. The staff members were... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
emgarb
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Awesome Art Museum

Nineteenth-Century portraits, Civil War, Southerners, Kinstler, Welty, Horace Talmage, the Southern... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lisa B
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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 4 weeks ago 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!

Thank emgarb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank Lisa B
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

Thank RedMonkey25
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.

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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.

Thank Maypo20
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

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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

1  Thank terri452
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/

1  Thank Bill P
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

We were here for the Alan Shuptrine exhibit, which was simply brilliant. We were wholly absorbed in the textures and depth he achieves using watercolor. I think your experience will vary depending upon the rotating exhibits here. You can easily breeze in and out in...More

1  Thank mdiv2001
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

I love art museums so I have been to many. I had low expectations for this one, but it was better than I expected. The art was varied and tastefully displayed. I especially loved the contemporary art from Brian Rutenberg and the seascapes from Stephen...More

Thank Lisa B
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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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