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Morris Museum of Art

1 10th St, Augusta, GA 30901-0100
+1 706-724-7501
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Free Sunday afternoon events

The art museum is small but interesting. On Sunday afternoon at 2 pm there are free events which... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2015
joeannr2015
Art of the American South

Located on the 2nd floor of a downtown office building, alongside Riverwalk, the Morris Museum of... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2015
Joanne K
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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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%
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1 10th St, Augusta, GA 30901-0100
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Reviewed July 15, 2015

The art museum is small but interesting. On Sunday afternoon at 2 pm there are free events which include concerts, lecture, and different interesting activities for families, couples, individuals. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

Located on the 2nd floor of a downtown office building, alongside Riverwalk, the Morris Museum of Art is dedicated to the art and artists of the South. The Contemporary Glass Exhibit is very interesting and will remain on display until the beginning of September. Discounts...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is a wonderful small art museum. A true gem in downtown Augusta. Good civil war art. They offer guided and unguided tours with trained docents.

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Reviewed May 14, 2015

It's worth the visit just to see this beautiful building with detailed architecture inside. The art is mainly from southern artists and so nicely displayed. It's easy to meander from room to room and then return to view favorites. The docent was so informative. If...More

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Reviewed April 23, 2015

Attended a program bidding farewell to husband and wife team Malika Favorite and Anthony Kellman. The museum had free parking which brings you right into the main lobby. The event I attended was on the ground floor and had state of the art audio visual...More

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Reviewed April 19, 2015

We are locals and went here for an afternoon. Wonderful artwork and highly educational. The gift shop offers souvenirs and many gift ideas. Will be back to see the next exhibit, John Mellencamp's just left April 12th.

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Reviewed April 2, 2015

Impressed by the art and how it was displayed. Nice setting with a riverwalk right outside the door.

Thank GAvisitor
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Reviewed February 26, 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
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Reviewed February 19, 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
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Reviewed January 25, 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
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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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