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Bruce Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Train Ride to Greenwich

We decided to take a train to Greenwich from Manhattan just so that we could say we had been in two... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ian M
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Northampton, United Kingdom
Wonderful local museum getting better and better

Have been a member for years, but they keep upping their game. It's small but the exhibitions are... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Sandy S
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Stamford CT
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Explore Art and Science at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Connecticut.The Museum is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday from 1 pm to 5 pm; closed Mondays and major holidays. Closed Christmas Eve, Monday,12-24-18, Christmas...more
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1 Museum Dr, Greenwich, CT 06830-7100
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We decided to take a train to Greenwich from Manhattan just so that we could say we had been in two states during our stay in the USA. The Bruse Museum appered to be the only place open in February which probably wasn't true but...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Ian M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Have been a member for years, but they keep upping their game. It's small but the exhibitions are varied and often fascinating. Grandkids love their wonderful collection of rocks and minerals.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Very brief walk through the museum this afternoon. The quality of the minerals on display was terribly impressive. At or above the quality of much larger museums. The tool themed art was not my favorite.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 999gt
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Nice size museum to do in between other things. Great bee exhibit at the moment and the gift had wonderful things as well.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Brucemuseum, Manager at Bruce Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Thank you for visiting!

Reviewed 21 August 2018

We have not been to the Bruce Museum in years, having moved out of state decades ago, but were looking for something to do while on a recent visit to the area. There were two excellent exhibits, one of works by Hass, and one of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank huntejk
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

What a lovely museum. The size is perfect for those with little ones. We saw the National Geographic Animal Portrait instillation. It was beautiful. The gift shop is delightful and the museum staff was top notch.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank amc109
Reviewed 3 June 2018

This museum is small but lovingly tend to by the foundation. Fixed exhibits are local natural history and well done. There are also several short term exhibits. WE saw wild bees, WW 1 posters and a national geographic photos of endangered species. Also the gift...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 27 May 2018

We have visited Greenwich many times , just happened upon the museum on a drive through the harbour front. . The museum located the top of a hill , medium size and seemed renovated. Admission 10 is reasonable. , Saturday afternoon , moderately crowded ....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed 25 March 2018

The Bruce has a section on gems and history of the area which gives a great background to Greenwich. There were 2 exhibitions-one of posters of WW1 which they organized well for viewing. The other was Hot Art in a Cold War focusing on Russian...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Ron T
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Living in Southern Westchester for 30+ years, it is surprising I hadn't made the trip to the Bruce Museum. I am definitely glad I did! The current exhibition (I believe) features superb quality US propaganda posters from WWI and a rare glimpse into Soviet artifacts...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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