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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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Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved the layout of the main building, enjoyed the Alex Katz and Wyeths, lots of Maine scenes and artists

Thank rozjaf
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

... of mostly American art. Very attractive displays and very helpful and knowledgeable staff. A marvellous selection of paintings from the Wyeth family. Particularly admired the Andrew Wyeth art.

Thank Lin D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Its a great way to spend the day, feeding the soul with some exquisite art. I would definetly advise to not miss this experience if you are in town. The collection at the church building were my favourite.

Thank kellerkings
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a gem to find right here in Rockland. Currently, they are showing artwork from the various family member of Andrew Wyeth. Very educational and a great art exhibition.

Thank osbprez
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum was impressive and had a very large & educational Wyeth collection. I especially liked the NC Wyeth Poems of American Patriotism exhibit; don’t miss it in the separate old church building. Definitely worth a visit to this museum!

Thank Sheila K
Reviewed 1 week ago

In the scenic town of Rockland is a great art museum which houses some wonderful works of the Wyeths along with numerous other exhibits. If you are nearby, this is a must see.

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This gem of a museum has works by N.C, Andrew and Jamie Wyeth as well as other artists. The N.C. Wyeth original works used for illustrating books are amazing. There is even an Andy Warhol drawing of Jamie Wyeth. Don't miss this centrally located museum....More

Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We lucked out to be in the city on the night of their free admission. The museum has many galleries specializing in American Art, especially the Wyeth family from Maine. They have 4 galleries of contemporary art. Sculptors are strategically placed. Live music was playing...More

Thank dpguin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am from the midwest, so finally seeing more of Andrew Wyeth paintings, and reading his comments on his sketches was terrific. We did check out NC Wyeth's patriotic exhibition and saw some to Jamie's works, but it was the viewing of Andrew's tempera works...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Homestead tour was super, very interesting, great guide. Tour of museum art displays was good, displaying Andrew Wyeth art through Feb 2019

Thank Walter K
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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 AmelieFan | Reviewed this property |
This is the information on their website: Winter hours: January 1 - March 31: Wednesday through Sunday, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., closed Mondays and Tuesdays Spring hours: April 1 - May 31: Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m... More
25 July 2016|
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