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Morris Museum of Art

1 10th St, Augusta, GA 30901-0100
+1 706-724-7501
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An impressive southern art collection

An excellent venue for an afternoon of strolling among an extensive collection of regional art... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2015
Tim F
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Aiken, South Carolina
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Quant Regional Art Collection

This art museum is surprising eclectic in the variety of artist's work on display. It is just the... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2015
Nancy D
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Augusta, Georgia, United States
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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 to the present. The Morris also hosts twelve or more special exhibitions every year and provides a rich variety of public programs and events. Admission is FREE every Sunday.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1 10th St, Augusta, GA 30901-0100
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Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

An excellent venue for an afternoon of strolling among an extensive collection of regional art work.. The facility is well maintained and the staff is friendly and accommodating..

Thank Tim F
Reviewed 19 February 2015

This art museum is surprising eclectic in the variety of artist's work on display. It is just the right size that someone using a walker or cane can make it though; plus there are places to sit and enjoy the art. I find that I...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Can be hard to find, but you must. It has a wonderful collection of art one is displayed very well. It takes 1 to 2 hours and is just great.

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 19 January 2015

This is anie museum with adecentarray of moderninterpretive art, went toa spanish jazzperformance, they could improvethe acosutics but overall a nice place to enjoy the visual and audioarts

Thank emanuel s
Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

First enjoy the interesting story & ship drawings at the top of the entrance stairs. Nice selection of art organized by category. Some special exhibits. Good gift shop. Convenient to Marriott hotel & River walk.

Thank J M
Reviewed 19 November 2014 via mobile

I understand the purpose of security here, but he can lay off too. I think someone would notice if you walked out with a painting. Just let people walk through on their own without being hovered over like thieves.

1  Thank Nelpad
Reviewed 24 September 2014

If you are traveling or live near Augusta, Georgia, you need to spend some time at the Morris Museum of Art. Check ahead of time as they have a lot of thing going on during the year in addition to the current exhibits. For its...More

Thank John_in_South_Caroli
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Not really reviewing ~ tried to go, but it was closed on Monday, Just a word of warning if you visit downtown: don't go on Monday, as many stores closed!!!

1  Thank GlassInMS
Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

Unique place but the security guard follows you around like you are some sort of criminal. It kind of makes you just want to get out of there more than enjoy the paintings and take in the history associated with each one.

1  Thank truthful r
Reviewed 29 July 2014

The Morris Museum of Art's mission is to exhibit art produced by Southern artists or which depict the South regardless of the artist's origin. It's draw for me has always been the traveling exhibitions which it gets. The permanent collection is displayed in limited space...More

1  Thank David R
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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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