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Farnsworth Art Museum

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Celebrating Maine's Role in American Art, the Farnsworth Art Museum offers a nationally recognized collection of works from many of America's greatest artists. With 20,000 square feet of gallery space and over 15,000 works in the collection, there...more
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16 Museum St, Rockland, ME 04841-2867
+1 207-596-6457
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All reviews wyeth family on display permanent collection robert indiana main building olsen house special exhibit three generations louise nevelson across the street old church several buildings small town converted church winslow homer wonderful collection wizard of oz
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Reviewed yesterday

Stayed overnight in Rockland and in trying to decide what to do on a cool autumn Sunday morning discovered this museum opened at 10:00am! For the adult entry fee of $15, we enjoyed about an hour wandering through this small art collection. We are not...More

Thank Rhonda A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a find. What a painter. As a pretty much art No-Nothing I soaked up the whole exhibit and experience. From his paintings to the incredible preparatory drawings to a memorable tour of the Olson House. Will never look at " Christina's World" the same...More

Thank OldOldBob
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love to visit to see what is new. The wealth of Wyeth art and the presentation is instructional and inspiring.

Thank frank51h
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are glad we stopped in to view this art museum. The staff is very friendly and helpful. We enjoyed the collections especially N.C. Wyeth. Easy to locate this museum. We also were able to easily park the car.

Thank AdvicebyAnn
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed this small museum in Rockland with its focus on Maine and Maine artists, featuring three generations of Wyeths and their artists friends. This museum is a North American reciprocal museum so if you belong to a member museum in your hometown, bring your...More

Thank emfeAthens_Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ll confess that our visit to Rockland was inspired by the desire to celebrate a birthday dining at Primo restaurant, but other trips have been simply to see a particular exhibit at this very accessible art museum. Ai Weiwei’s gold gilded sculptures of Chinese zodiac...More

Thank michele49johns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this exhibit per recommendation of our B&B hostess. We learned a lot and enjoyed the paintings.

Thank Adventuresomewoman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to view the Wyeth works and were not disappointed. The galleries were spacious and allowed one to view the art in uncrowded comfort. The notes offered an insight into the pieces. Staff were knowledgeable and most helpful. Thank you for a very insightful...More

David T, Public Relations Manager at Farnsworth Art Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words. We're very happy you found our museum engaging! We look forward to seeing you in our galleries again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little museum with a good collection. Wyeth’s are well represented along with other Maine artists.

Thank amnoone
David T, Public Relations Manager at Farnsworth Art Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much! Hope you visit with us again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent museum. Loved the patriots exhibit across the street. We spent a delightful morning here

Thank Brenda W
David T, Public Relations Manager at Farnsworth Art Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The N.C. Wyeth: Poems of American Patriotism is truly a gem! My understanding is that it is travelling to the Stamford Museum and Nature Center in November! Thanks again for your kind words!

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20 September 2018|
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Response from Gary W | Reviewed this property |
Check the website. There are different membership types .
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Response from Denis M | Reviewed this property |
The museum opens at 10 AM Tuesday through Sunday.
25 July 2016|
Response from RonL40 | Reviewed this property |
Editing on TA is by author. Best to write to her and point out the typo.