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Great small museum

Nothing to dislike and it is free. Great after strolling the campus and the streets in Hanover.The... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2014
woolyFTL
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Fort Lauderdale
Impressive surprise on the Dartmouth campus.

Several small exhibits, with very interesting pieces. Upstairs was closed in preparation of a large... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2014
lauradean
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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 28 September 2014

Nothing to dislike and it is free. Great after strolling the campus and the streets in Hanover.The art is interesting especially the special exhibits.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank woolyFTL
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Several small exhibits, with very interesting pieces. Upstairs was closed in preparation of a large exhibit coming soon. The Americana exhibit had very interesting and enjoyable paintings and photography. There was an exhibit featuring weapons, which was wonderful to see them all next to one...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed 11 July 2014

displayed nicely , nice collection, easy access, one set of stairs to avoid, collection of " artists in residence" which was essentially visiting faculty was excellent

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 1 July 2014

This museum is right on the campus and is free. It has 2 levels of many kinds of art. Many exhibits really work to educate the viewer on how to look at and appreciate art. So it is great for kids too.

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank Thaddeus P
Reviewed 12 April 2014

Our family likes to visits college and university museums because they work well for children being teaching museums. Also the scale is manageable and they're affordable. The Hood Museum of Art at Dartmouth is one of the best we've ever visited. The man at the...More

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank wilvey
Reviewed 19 February 2014

This museum has a nice mix of classic and contemporary art. It's on the small side, but the variety of works keeps things interesting. The woman at reception was very welcoming. The galleries were very peaceful and quiet. A must see if visiting Hanover. And...More

Date of experience: January 2014
1  Thank Not_from_here617
Reviewed 17 February 2014

I would have to say that the temporary Picasso exhibit "Vollard Suite" was a disturbing eye opener into the mind of Picasso.. The collections are especially rich in American art and are my favorite place to spend time. There is no cost to visit and...More

Date of experience: November 2013
1  Thank JohnBourgon
Reviewed 13 November 2013

I was greeted at the entrance- I loved the exhibits up stairs and the permanent collection downstairs. There were even people available for questions and conversation. My boyfriend and I loved it!

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank NHLady89
Reviewed 28 October 2013

A very nice, diverse, well-displayed collection of art and artifacts. Located in the center of Hanover with easy access to other local attractions.

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank Holly V
Reviewed 30 August 2013

This really is a gem of a museum, small enough to peruse over the course of a couple of hour. It's greatest asset is the thoughtfulness of the curators, and the expository essays that accompany each piece. Rather than the usual blather that accompanies many...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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