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Boise Art Museum

670 E Julia Davis Dr, Boise, ID 83702-7646
+1 208-345-8330
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they say it's open all year. It was raining, cold. braved the elements, bundled up and find it's... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Janine J
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phoenix
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This was just at the entrance of the park. It is kind of small, but a good collection. Nice folks... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
ladyme1
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Portland, Maine
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670 E Julia Davis Dr, Boise, ID 83702-7646
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"sculpture garden"
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"permanent collection"
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"worth a visit"
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"small sculpture"
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"small gift shop"
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"small city"
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"couple of hours"
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"on display"
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"for sale"
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"few hours"
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"the river"
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"bam"
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"ceramics"
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"galleries"
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"knots"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

they say it's open all year. It was raining, cold. braved the elements, bundled up and find it's closed. fenced in, can't get in to ANY of the small houses even on the property. Sign says it's on a certain street for the time being....More

Thank Janine J
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was just at the entrance of the park. It is kind of small, but a good collection. Nice folks working there. Worth a stop when in the area.

Thank ladyme1
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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Since live in a city not unlike the size of Boise, and since our city has a terrific art museum, we visited the Boise Art Museum to compare. We were really impressed by the Jo Hamilton: Knots in Time exhibit. Wonderfully talented and creative approach...More

Thank Mike O
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Reviewed March 24, 2018

We often stop into Art Museums when we visit smaller cities to see what the locals are exhibiting for art and such was the case with Boise. We spent about an hour and a half taking in the museum and that was plenty long. More...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

As we were walking along the river walk, we came upon the Boise Art Museum. My wife had read about it, so we thought we should give it a try. We have reciprocal entry privileges for many museums around the country, and BAM is one...More

Thank Tommy B
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Reviewed January 31, 2018

Seen wonderful touring shows such as Degas and Chuhuly. A first class stop on your visit to Boise.Contemporary architecture and near the rose garden.

Thank Gloria H
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Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

The banners touting Jo Hamilton’s “Knots in Time”, caught our attention as we drove into Boise from the airport. We made a plan to get back to the museum to see the show, and when we did, our mind’s were blown. The Boise Art Museum...More

Thank Pamela P
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Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

We had a few hours before our flight and were staying downtown Boise, so decided to walk to the Boise Art Museum (BAM) which was only 3 blocks from our hotel. We really enjoyed the Rick Barton exhibit and the selections from the permanent collection....More

Thank IndyGoldie60
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Reviewed November 14, 2017

We enjoyed a couple of hours walking around this interesting museum located in a pretty park setting. The exhibitions were quite diverse and honored some local artists as well as one local person's private collection of well known modern artists. It's open and inviting with...More

Thank BKandCB
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

This is a delightful little museum. We happened to be there on a rainy day, so it was a perfect indoor activity. While one of the current exhibits was a bit too avant-garde for me (woman depicted marrying a bear and becoming a bear herself...More

Thank Carol C
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