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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
We went to the museum on a hot August day. After spending over 2 hours we still had not come close to seeing all the exhibits. Part of the museum is underground so no cell service. That was a nice relief and forced all to...More
Well curated collection. We took the textiles tour this trip. Attended a presentation our first night in their auditorium that left much to be desired: 'Secrets of CW' or such... Skip it. Too $$$ and boring! (And I love history BTW.)
The diversity and presentation of folk art at this museum make it a must-see for anyone even remotely interested in folk art. Programs through the day - some guided gallery tours and others presentations in their auditorium - will greatly enhance your visit. Easily worth...More