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Cleveland Museum of Art

11150 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1797
+1 216-421-7340
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Fun and Free

Something for everyone. Great history here and very relaxing and enjoyable. There are lots of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Scott S
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Sarasota, Florida
Lots to see

Very pleasant afternoon at museum. Lots of interactive exhibits Be sure to download their cell... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Doug C
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Johnson City, Tennessee
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The Cleveland Museum of Art was founded in 1913 "for the benefit of all the people forever." Renowned for the quality and breadth of its collection, the museum includes almost 45,000 objects and spans 6,000 years of achievement in the arts. The museum is a significant international forum for exhibitions, scholarship, performing arts and art education and recently completed an ambitious, multi-phase renovation and expansion project across its campus. One of the top comprehensive art museums in the nation and free of charge to all, the Cleveland Museum of Art is located in the dynamic University Circle neighborhood.
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“medieval armor” (34 reviews)
“armor room” (29 reviews)
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11150 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1797
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Something for everyone. Great history here and very relaxing and enjoyable. There are lots of staff in the rooms to ask questions although our experience was they couldn't really answer questions are the art itself. Great for a rainy day and it is free but...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very pleasant afternoon at museum. Lots of interactive exhibits Be sure to download their cell phone app. The variety of artistic media and quality of the pieces is excellent.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

CMA is a must see when in the area! I've been twice now and every time I go it gets even better than the last time... Great exhibits and beautiful art

1  Thank AllanRichard
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The collections are beautiful as is the building. The restaurant was quite good, and it was hard to believe it was free to get in. A must see.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Art Museum is one of Cleveland's gems and if in the area one should take the time to explore the museum. Upon entering the museum, there is a beautiful atrium. Th cafe is there and seating is in the cafe as well as in...More

1  Thank Mary U
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is so beautiful and put together very well. The only reason this didn't get five stars from me was because I was hoping to see the Faberge exhibit and it didn't seem to be there.

1  Thank Rachel S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum has a wonderful collection and is a beautiful place to visit. While we were there, they were setting up for an event. Would be a beautiful place for a reception.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must-see when visiting Cleveland. Gorgeous museum with surprises everywhere: Picasso, Monet, van Gogh, Rodin, Mondrian, rooms full of Asian/Persian/Native American/European art, sculpture, pottery, and so much more. The room full of armor and chain metal was so impressive.

2  Thank Alison A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cleveland Museum of Art is a short 10-15 minute drive from the heart of downtown and is well worth the trip. The museum itself is FREE to everyone, and they have an attached parking garage (we paid $12 to park for 3+ hours). From...More

Thank Kylie M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a world class museum of art! Beautiful facility and interesting collections! We absolutely loved the “Armor Court” and spent at least a couple hours viewing their display of armor - fascinating!

Thank Will H
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MaryLeita
29 May 2017|
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Response from bbvide0 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the two other responses. 2 hours minimum, but you could spend all day if you get food or just want to sit in the magnificent atrium and watch the world go by. Also it depends on how much you read descriptions... More
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Rudi S
16 December 2016|
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Response from LibbaZoe | Reviewed this property |
We almost always park on Martin Luther King, down the hill from CMA. Along MLK parking is free. This is not a good choice if snowy or rainy, but beautiful because you can walk by or look back at the Wade lagoon.
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Ar0t0
22 September 2016|
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Response from debduch | Reviewed this property |
I am assuming that you are kidding! Cleveland Museum OF ART is a museum known around the world as having some of the finest collections of art. The Museum also features what is called "The Collection Wall" which is a... More
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