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Alexandria Museum of Art

Opens in 25 min: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Was totally surprised

I decided to visit the Alexandria Museum of Art on a whim while walking in the downtown area. It... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2018
josephgv3
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Abbeville, Louisiana
A very nice museum

Spent hours pouring over a traveling exhibit of a Japanese artist's depictions of life in the World... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2018
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933 2nd St, Alexandria, LA 71301-8322
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

I decided to visit the Alexandria Museum of Art on a whim while walking in the downtown area. It was a very attractive building and it had an ample parking lot. I was completely surprised how on only two floors I was able to occupy...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 4, 2018

Spent hours pouring over a traveling exhibit of a Japanese artist's depictions of life in the World War II compounds. He also kept a diary during those years which has been published along with his artistic renditions. The permanent collection includes many notable Louisiana artists...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Art only on 1st and 3rd floors and not a lot of It but there was a George Rodrigue painting (he’s the artist best known for his blue dog paintings). We also really enjoyed the current exhibit of local school kids award winning artwork, some...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

I go here a few times a year and it is always a pleasant visit. There is a good selection of local, Louisiana, and more on display to enjoy.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed July 3, 2017

AMOA offers a variety of art exhibits from local, national, and international artists. Openings are always fun. The museum has a great staff who make great things happen!

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 11, 2017

This museum is a great place for history lovers and art lovers. There is so much beautiful art and I love reading the captions and history of each piece that tells a little bit more about it.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank JerryMJ
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Happened to be in town for another reason and invited by a local. Enjoyed it and another exhibit that just happened to be there. While it was clean, there was nothing extraordinary about the place.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed March 2, 2017

Beautiful small museum on Red River in Alexandria. Numerous shows of local and not so local artists are held throughout the year. They have beautiful permanent exhibition, too. It is a local delight, well kept secret. Must see for anybody visiting Alexandria

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Renata406
Reviewed February 25, 2017

Wonderful museum displaying local artists. Often has special events on Saturdays. Also has a gift shop with items from local artists focused o. Louisiana culture.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed November 15, 2016

We got there too early before the museum opened so I parked the car in the free parking lot and we walked around the neighborhood. There is look out place in the back where you can see the Red River and there's a coffee shop...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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