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The Antique Christmas Display Is Delightful!

We viewed the Antique Christmas Display at the Taft Museum recently and were intrigued by the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tom P
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Dayton, Ohio
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Paris & New York Photography Exhibit

This exhibit is a fascinating comparision of two artists of two different cities, one whom studied... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Housed in a 175-year-old Federal building, this private art collection - one of the world's best - includes art from around the world, from 13th-century European sculpture to ancient Chinese porcelains to 17th-century European painting.
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We viewed the Antique Christmas Display at the Taft Museum recently and were intrigued by the beauty, the variety, the artistry and the historic nature/relevance of this display. It spans the time period from mid 1200’s to the mid 1900’s. The Christmas decorations hail from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tom P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This exhibit is a fascinating comparision of two artists of two different cities, one whom studied under the Paris Photographer Atget. Berenice Abbott was the understudy and went on to promote his work as well as hers. She was a fascinating woman whom I had...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cacomp10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cute museum jammed packed with lots to see. The first part had the special photography exhibit which was great. Then there is the manor house and you get to see how the Tafts lived. The docents are very into their jobs and readily reach out...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We eat there frequently. The service is fantastic, the food is marvelous and unique, the surroundings are enjoyable

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pamela S
Reviewed November 3, 2018

We went to the Fotofocus Photography exhibit, Paris to New York: Photographs by Eugène Atget and Berenice Abbott. The Fotofocus Passport got one into the Taft free of charge. (Otherwise tickets are $8-10.) We are members of the museum, which also gives us free admission.The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marguerite a
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Really impressed by the collection and presentation—enjoyable to tour. The special art installation outside (Patrick Doughtery’s stick work sculpture—so cool!) and seasonal Victorian holiday decorations and ornaments) were icing on the cake. Classy gift shop and restaurant. Well done!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

From sapling sculptures on the front lawn to a Rembrandt portrait showcased within, the Taft Museum of Art is a downtown- Cincinnati treasure. Nineteenth-century platters and vases from Limoges, France fill a room as do exquisite enamels of China's Qing dynasty. Special exhibits such as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank debbiet572
Reviewed October 5, 2018

We were in town to visit the Taft Historic Site and decided we needed to see this museum too. The Tafts were amazing generous people; just visit this to see how generous! The staff and docent were friendly, helpful and gave lots of information. This...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rebecca L
Reviewed October 2, 2018

It's nice that you can see everything within about 90 minutes. The pieces were selected by the Taft family, and each room was decorated to represent a specific style or era. I enjoyed the explanations of paintings and items in the cases. I regret that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sternsl
Reviewed September 16, 2018

The Taft is definitely an old-school museum, but that doesn't mean it isn't worth a morning or afternoon of your time. It's an easy walk from the downtown hotels if you don't want to find a parking place. Admission fees are modest, and include the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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