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Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Opens in 15 min: 12:00 - 17:00
Open today: 12:00 - 17:00
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The Best Museum in Ridgefield

With its changing exhibits, this museum is actually worth a trip from New York as the quality is... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Ridgefield, Connecticut
A very exciting innovative museum with a wonderful education opportunity for friends and family in the area.

A ride in the country from the city is not complete unless one lists the charming Aldrich Museum in... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
New York City, New York
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  • Terrible1%
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258 Main St, Ridgefield, CT 06877-4935
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

With its changing exhibits, this museum is actually worth a trip from New York as the quality is very high.

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

A ride in the country from the city is not complete unless one lists the charming Aldrich Museum in Ridgefield Ct. The shows are highly contemporary in a typical charming New England town adding a diverse array of contemporary artists. Small enough giving the viewer...More

Thank 62Debbi
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We used to live very close by and the Aldrich as we call it will not let you down. It's got a first class collection and rotating exhibits sure to intrigue.

Thank physiciantraveler
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Do not come here looking for a Picasso or a Warhol- this space hosts shows that often have one scratching ones head as to what is art- and that is ok We need to stretch once in a while We viewed a show of art...More

Thank jfadds
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Beautiful building, interesting exhibits and quiet. The back is a small green field bordered by trees - heavenly. The third Saturday of the month = free! and an Arts & Crafts class is offered to children. My teen has autism and I was a little...More

Thank theresa c
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We stopped to see Entropy & Watermelons and were delighted to find this excellent little museum tucked away behind it. Admission was free that day because of a local event. Our grandchildren liked the glass sculptures, I loved the mobiles, and my daughter liked the...More

Thank nationalparkPa
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Interesting Art Museum, well organized, and entertaining museum of modern art in a very nice setting

Thank MarkGaby
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed visiting this museum. It was a rainy day and we were visiting Stamford. Not wanting to go out in the rain we reviewed our reciprocal museum privileges and found the Aldrich. It was awesome. The lack of permanent exhibits meant it would...More

Thank ckckckckckck
Reviewed 3 June 2017

they had a nice variety of works to view. The work was unique and very thought provoking. It was very worthwhile.

Thank peggyvb
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I love small town museums with finite exhibits. The museum is just large enough to encourage wandering around, meditating on the knee walls outside the museum. There is no permanent resident exhibit so there's always something new. The museum is on the Main Street of...More

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