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Hessel Museum of Art at Bard College

Route 9G, Bard College, Annandale on Hudson, NY 12504
+1 845-758-7598
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Great museum but the exhibit I saw was bizarre

If you read my reviews, I love art museums, especially college art museums. This museum at Bard... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2016
jjctraveler
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Chesterfield, MO
Impressive

On the Bard College campus, this is an impressive modern building. We saw an odd and interesting... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
RhodeScholar123
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Barrington, Rhode Island
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3 Nov 2016
“Great museum but the exhibit I saw was bizarre”
23 Jul 2016
“Impressive ”
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Route 9G, Bard College, Annandale on Hudson, NY 12504
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+1 845-758-7598
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Reviewed 3 November 2016

If you read my reviews, I love art museums, especially college art museums. This museum at Bard College is spectacular with large, spacious, well lit galleries. Considering the size of the college, the museum is huge. It is all on one level so it is...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

On the Bard College campus, this is an impressive modern building. We saw an odd and interesting multimedia exhibit there. Worth a look!

Thank RhodeScholar123
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Reviewed 13 April 2015

Found the school and the museum to be phenomenal How ofter do you find a museum at a college. The museum had a good representation of student pieces. The grounds and buildings of the school were beautiful even on an early Spring snowy day. Definitely...More

Thank David J
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Reviewed 15 October 2014

Over the years, I have been viewing the exhibitions at this museum on the Bard Campus. Each show is artfully curated, well installed, and features world class and mid career artists. Additionally, the shows are intelligent and challenge viewers. Do not miss.

1  Thank Eve M
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Reviewed 26 October 2013

It's a good thing the museum was free because I walked out soon after entering. It was the stupidest, dumbest art show I've ever seen. I think the artist just collected junk from garage sales and put them on display. All bags/purses had to be...More

Thank Janet H
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Reviewed 18 July 2013

The Museum is beautiful and deserves a serious art exhibit. We felt the current exhibitions to be unworthy of the surroundings.

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Reviewed 28 November 2011

Don't miss this place hidden away at Bard--the permanent collection has a surprising number of good pieces and the changing exhibitions often feature world class artists.

3  Thank Knohanz
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