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There are so many pieces to see in the part of the museum, it will take you quite a while to take it all in. We have been twice now, and each time we are seeing new exhibits and pieces that are being rotated in....More
Don't expect old masters. That said, there is some very nice furniture here, a fair amount of American portraiture, and many, many examples of wood carving, ceramics, silver, dishware, rugs, etc., etc. (also a small exhibit on the mental hospital this building once was) Had...More
So many unusual items and different types of folk art from fabric to windcatchers to cigar store statues. We took a 40 minute guided tour but could have spent several hours and not seen it all. Very nice displays. Thanks for collecting, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller!...More
This is a wonderful small museum of folk art but it is confusing to find your way into it. You have to enter all the museums through the mental hospital entry and go downstairs, back up and then through the other museum. They had two...More
Parking spaces were scarce at the museum. We decided to park at the Colonial Visitor’s Center and take the frequent shuttle bus to the museum. Shuttle Bus Stop 6 is at the museum. Complimentary key lockers were available to store forbidden items (Beverages, food, backpacks,...More
The two times i have visited here it was to get out of the weather and each time I stayed much longer than I intended. The second time through was every bit as engaging as the first. And I have yet to visit the hospital...More