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Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

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Beautiful facility. Fascinating special photography exhibit. Regular collection a bit eclectic... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2019
SandyRiver
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Riverside, Connecticut
Nasher Museum

There are 4 rooms of different kinds of art- Modern, photography etc. There is a small admission... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Marva B
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Culver City
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful building....special exhibit was Pop America 1965-1975..Latino/Latin artists...excellent...also one room of beautiful portraits...a hidden gem when visiting Durham Chapel Hill

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a really good University Art Museum. During your visit you may see students learning there trade and practicing their skills. Nice restaurant for salad or a sandwich. Go back several times as the museum changes the shows frequently.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 16, 2019

Beautiful facility. Fascinating special photography exhibit. Regular collection a bit eclectic, ranging through the centuries, but some nice pieces.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SandyRiver
Reviewed November 27, 2018

Wonderful, small museum on the Duke campus. Specializes in contemporary art. Some traditional art as well, but most exploring contemporary issues.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Elyse K
Reviewed November 15, 2018

Just moved to Durham and are getting acquainted with the museums here. First one to visit was the Nasher Museum of Art, a small museum with very interesting rooms featuring the permanent collection or temporary exhibitions. The focus is on representing minority artists who are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

The Nasher Museum is surprisingly small and its permanent collection needs to be enlarged. I would wait to see it again until there is a special exhibition that I am particularly interested in.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank russell w
Reviewed November 6, 2018

There are 4 rooms of different kinds of art- Modern, photography etc. There is a small admission fee and small fee for parking. If you are in the area it is a nice tourist attraction for an hour or two.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Marva B
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Spread out on one floor this museum is great for those with mobility issues. There are small room where exhibits are displayed and plenty of room to accommodate a group. There is also a nice restaurant which is bright and sunny and the food very...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank lefty117
Reviewed October 21, 2018

The Nasher is always a treat to visit. Their permanent collection is large and growing. It is rotated through the exhibition space. The exhibitions are always well thought out and educational to the eyes and the brain.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sweem2017
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited this museum on our trip to Durham. In paying for parking, we found the credit card of the folks who paid before us in the machine. We brought it to the front desk of the museum and asked If they...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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