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Cincinnati Art Museum

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Address: 953 Eden Park Dr, In Eden Park, Cincinnati, OH 45202-1557
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Tue - Wed 11:00 - 17:00
Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sun 11:00 - 17:00
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One of the most prestigious art museums in the country, with over 100,000...

One of the most prestigious art museums in the country, with over 100,000 works of art, this grandiose building atop an Eden Park hill, is well-known for its 19th-century European and American paintings, but also contains numerous other works including an outstanding pottery gallery.

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Terrific Fashion Exhibit

I finally carved out the time to make a trip to the Cincinnati Art Museum to see "High Style." What a wonderful and creative exhibition is was! Bravo to the curatorial staff that... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2016
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Oglesby
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102 reviews
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Reviewed 7 January 2016

I finally carved out the time to make a trip to the Cincinnati Art Museum to see "High Style." What a wonderful and creative exhibition is was! Bravo to the curatorial staff that brought this wonderful exhibition to Cincinnati.

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Thank Cs M
Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 January 2016

This is an excellent Art Museum for all interests. If you are in Cincinnati and have an art interest this is for you.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

When I was a kid, they would have these scavenger hunts everyday, and kids would get a little toy at the end. Makes going to an art museum good for all ages.

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Thank jonesbr4
Wooster, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Really enjoyed the High Style display, the info regarding Raphael's Portrait of a Lady with a Unicorn, the Tiffany stained glass from a local church, and the Ancient Mediterranean displays. Free admission but $4 parking fee.

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Thank KimmyWooHoo
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2015

A friend and I went to the Terrrace Cafe at the Cincinnati Art Museum for their innovative seasonal fare and were once again very happy with the food, the service, and the atmosphere. We chose their unique tomato soup and the special three seasonal tacos, one mushroom, one pork, one zucchini, all DELICIOUS! Then off to the HighStyle fashion exhibit... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Reviewed 20 December 2015

Extensive art museum with interesting descriptions about the artists and the history of the exhibit. Impressive organization and building. And it's free.

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Thank John D
Tinley Park, Illinois
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Reviewed 18 December 2015

The Cincinnati Art Museum is a great place to see great art. They have well known artists and not so well known. I live in the Chicago area so I compare art museums to the Chicago Art Institute. And the Cincinnati Art Museum ranks right up there with Chicago. When ever we're in Cincinnati we check to see what the... More 

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Thank Christine H
Hamilton, Ohio
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

You have to always check what is happening at the art museum in Cincinnati. The latest is a display of haute couture outfits from the 1920s through the 1950s. There are usually lectures and of course, the excellent art works in the museum permanent collection. It is always free too. Save time to eat at their cafe which has nice... More 

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Westerville, OH
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

I was very impressed with the collections at this art museum, and the fact that it was free to visit was a bonus. As we were walking through admiring the art, it felt like the museum kept getting bigger and there were more stairs to walk up. They had a great variety, and the fashion exhibit they have now is... More 

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Thank Nina T
Dayton, Ohio
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Reviewed 13 December 2015

This art museum has cafe and shop in addition to the art. Admission to general collection is free but fee for special exhibits and parking. Nice new area for children but their new exhibit space is a bit of a disappointment. Museum has good assortment of art and several special exhibits running at a time. It's location on top of... More 

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