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Brauer Museum of Art Center for the Arts

1709 Chapel Dr, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN 46383-4519
+1 219-464-5365
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Always fine exhibitions

This large space always has several simultaneous fine exhibitions to visit. On a recent visit I saw... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
Rolf A
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Chicago, Illinois
Nice Little Museum

A nice museum to visit with special exhibits well curated. I was unhappy that at my last visit I... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
rfsmith
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1709 Chapel Dr, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN 46383-4519
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

This large space always has several simultaneous fine exhibitions to visit. On a recent visit I saw a superb painting exhibition devoted to the Indiana Dunes. A century or more ago, the great dunes of northern Indiana were the place for plein air painting in...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

A nice museum to visit with special exhibits well curated. I was unhappy that at my last visit I had a notice on my car I was parked in private property and could be towed even though I parked in visitor parking.

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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

The art museum is free which is great. I would also highly recommend popping into the Valparaiso university chapel which is directly across from it. Small and you can do this in less than an hour.

Thank Maria G
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

I was quite amazed by all the different styles and periods that were represented in the varied displays there were to view! I am just a neophyte of Art Appreciation but I was very glad I had the opportunity to visit and view! I also...More

Thank James W
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

They have an extensive permanent collection which is being added to all the time. The scuptures outside the VUCA are fantastic. Do you know that they have only 1 of 13 Homeless Jesus scuptures? Do not miss a visit to the Museum because there is...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Looking for an inexpensive outing in Valparaiso In.. Then go no further then the Brauer Museum located on the campus of Valparaiso University. You can spend as much or as little time there as you want. This is geared towards people who are about 18...More

Thank Bill K
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

The Brauer Museum of Art, based on the campus of Valparaiso University, is a gem of a museum that features works by such internationally known artists as Andy Warhol and Georgia O'Keeffe. The permanent collection is impressive and the special exhibits never disappoint.

Thank Harriet F
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Reviewed 22 May 2016

This museum, on the bucolic Valparaiso University campus, is a bit trickey to find but well worth a visit. Currently, the path to the Arts Center past the imposing Valparaiso University chapel is lined with life-sized stylized standing and sitting mysteriously comforting statues. The Museum...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2016

It is great to see Valparaiso University finally display their art! Very relaxing to tour their campus and visit the art museum

Thank woodenkar
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

A beautiful gallery definitely worth a visit. I am always amazed of the quality of the permanent collection and have enjoyed many of the special exhibits. And, it's FREE!

Thank LakeLady4700
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