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University of Arizona Museum of Art

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A rich variety of art at a small museum

It's not a big museum (it will probably take one or two hours at most to see the whole museum), but... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
JenniferT4426
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We had a blast at this museum

This meeting was fantastic and had amazing exhibits It was a very impressive collection. The staff... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
Rich G
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Tucson’s premier art collection. Seven centuries of art - one museum. Home to the spectacular, 26 surviving panels of the Altarpiece of Ciudad Rodrigo, acknowledged by scholars as the finest 15th century Castilian altarpiece outside of Spain...more
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Reviewed August 25, 2018

It's not a big museum (it will probably take one or two hours at most to see the whole museum), but their collections are pretty amazing for a museum of their size. Their permanent collection has a pretty impressive amount of Renaissance and medieval art....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

This meeting was fantastic and had amazing exhibits It was a very impressive collection. The staff was very nice and well worth the drive from anywhere and easy parking.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rich G
Reviewed April 24, 2018

The galleries are not large compared to other major cities but we found this to be a very rewarding experience. We were fortunate to visit the museum when works were on display by graduates of the MFA program, which we found to be very interesting....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Brian S
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

A wonderful collection and a nice variety of art for a small museum. We were lucky to visit during the mapping exhibit.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

This Museum displays a broad variety of work from different historic periods, including contemporary. What is so special is by contrasting differing styles of work, they have created the perfect learning setting. A unique, temporary exhibit is photographs of stars whose time it took for...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

There were several special exhibits which were sort of interesting but frankly the portions of their permanent collection that were on view were more enjoyable. The senior rate for admission is $6.50.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Museum is small and does not take much time to see but is worth the trip. Interesting collection of art work ranging from some excellent old religious paintings from Italy to modern art on subjects such as illegal immigration and gender identity. We parked in...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed August 13, 2017

This is a two level museum. Don't let the first floor fool you. It has some modern stuff that is cool. The really impressive stuff is upstairs. It is one of the largest collections of Italian art that I have seen outside of Europe, Chicago...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Brian S
Reviewed May 9, 2017

This is a must see place in Tucson. A lot of History about Tucson and the area. My first visit was this year after living in Tucson for 18 years

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Bradford R
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Part of museum was closed for renovation, so felt like I got less than what I paid for. There was one exhibit of famous people who died early in life. A book was available that told you interesting facts about each.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Clarence F
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