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Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum

556 E Circle Dr, East Lansing, MI 48824-7502
+1 517-353-9836
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ugly

way out of place on this campus. All the buildings are brick and mortar, this sticks out like the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
515any
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Haslett, Michigan
unique architecture

the art is always changing and some wild stuff too and multiple floors and venues and skulptures on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
G42na
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Lansing, Michigan
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“art museum” (18 reviews)
“zaha hadid” (8 reviews)
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556 E Circle Dr, East Lansing, MI 48824-7502
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+1 517-353-9836

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Reviewed 1 week ago

way out of place on this campus. All the buildings are brick and mortar, this sticks out like the ugly duckling. Even the faculty I have talked to feel it is the ugliest building on campus. Inside it is worth the stop.

Thank 515any
Reviewed 1 week ago

the art is always changing and some wild stuff too and multiple floors and venues and skulptures on the outside of the bldg

Thank G42na
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The new Broad Museum has interesting shows of adult nature. Some exhibits are disturbing to several senses. However, the first Saturday of every month, the museum hosts a free workshop for youngsters! It is great! The kids have loads of different expressions of creativity to...More

Thank lkschenk
Reviewed 7 August 2017

You have to have an open mind if you want to call this an art museum. I think by definition, an "art museum" is a "Building full of art." But is this art? I don't know. Some might say, particularly University of Michigan fans, "If...More

Thank Knot_my_reel_name
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We came to the art museum on a hot day and enjoyed the variety of modern art! Some of the pieces were really unusual, but that was the point of the current collection- keep an eye out for the elephant in the room!

Thank Leftyjenn
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The story behind the museum is remarkable and the personal collection of Mr and Mrs Broad is most interesting. Well worth a visit. Parking close to campus is very difficult.

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Interesting but very odd art. Crickets in a tent. What appears to be a bar of soap but is in fact fat sucked out of a Italian Prime Minister. Talking water spigits. Did love the hanging elephant.

Thank bgfuntime
Reviewed 22 June 2017

A friend and I visited for the first time and found the building was as amazing inside as it is outside! The staff was extremely helpful and friendly. We saw the exhibit "The Transported Man" among others. My favorite was in the collection gallery, with...More

Thank BirdontheRoad
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Tried to visit this morning based on a couple of web sites saying they open at 10 on Tues thru Thurs. At the door it stated not open until Noon. Checked Yelp which said should be open. An employee then come out and said only...More

Thank RetiredAFColonel
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The architect Zaha Hadid created a wonderful piece of modern art on this traditional looking campus of MSU. We walked around the building at night when the museum was closed and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Then the next day we went inside. The special collection...More

Thank 2013traveler
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Traveltostars
22 August 2016|
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Response from Rachel M | Reviewed this property |
It is free. There is a donation box for if you would like to make a contribution, but they don't force you to make a contribution. Being a student with no money - I didn't.
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bbmsu56
7 December 2015|
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Response from Silvia A | Reviewed this property |
Everything was perfectly clean when I visited the Museum.
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