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We enjoyed our recent visit, but there were only three galleries open. Fortunately, we have a museum membership in our hometown that allowed us to visit Santa Barbara's for free. What was in the galleries was great! One held a selection of interesting pieces from...More
Only had one floor open when I visited but had Matisse, Degas, and Manet in gallery. Interesting oriental pieces especially Terminator of Death piece from Nepal.Don't know about 24 old televisions they called art but still worth visit.
Great location for walking State Street, this is an important SB institution. Collections range from the traditional and the contemporary and is always a great stop on your walk. The museum shops is also nice.
Santa Barbara Art museum has a phenomenal art collection. You’re just gonna have to wait 2 1/2 years to see it. The museum is open but under renovation. So don’t go there with the anticipation of being overwhelmed. Underwhelmed maybe.Once you’ve paid your money, and...More
The museum has apparently been under renovation for quite a while, and when we were there only three of the 14 galleries were open. We weren’t expecting much, so we were in for quite a pleasant surprise. We toured works from the permanent collection, a...More