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Blumenschein Home & Museum

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Well worth the visit

See the home as it was when the artists lived there. Get a feel for how they lived. Good collection... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2015
Lake Oswego, Oregon
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Great art collection

pPackage deal with Martinez house. This was home to three artists and walls were covered wth their... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2015
Ken S
Thomasville, North Carolina
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222 Ledoux St, Taos, NM 87571-5944
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Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

See the home as it was when the artists lived there. Get a feel for how they lived. Good collection of their art and artifacts. Great orientation by the hostess.

1  Thank jeft
Reviewed 8 September 2015

pPackage deal with Martinez house. This was home to three artists and walls were covered wth their work. A lot of history here as well as the art..

1  Thank Ken S
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Nice little museum that tells a lot about the family of one of the founders of the Taos Society of Artists. The information about Blumenschein's wife and daughter are just as interesting as that about E.L. Blumenschein himself When we went they had an exhibit...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2015

This was a great introduction to a founder of the Taos art colony. The knowledgeable volunteer on duty, Phyllis Nichols, told us the story of Blumenschein, his wife, and daughter, all of whom were artists. She explained what we would see and how Blumenschein expanded...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2015

We walked the two blocks from the plaza in Taos to this site. The house is low ceilinged, it is very quiet, with only a couple of other people there with us. Since given to Taos in 1962, it has all the family furniture and...More

2  Thank Douglas T
Reviewed 23 July 2015

The art itself is a bit lacking with most of his great pieces in various museums, but there were 4 or 5 really fine paintings...and the home itself is a charmer...NO AC....but quite comfortable and worth seeing.

2  Thank AaronFWA
Reviewed 1 July 2015

We didn't expect this house/museum to be quite as impressive. We thoroughly enjoyed going through the rooms and seeing furniture, appliances and art from the early 20th century. The docent was incredible!! We didn't get her name but she was so enthusiastic and knowledgable that...More

3  Thank Katherine2204
Reviewed 29 June 2015

This is the home and museum of Ernest & Mary Greene Blumenschein, one of the founders of the Taos Art movement. The tour guide had some great stories of this lovely couple who traveled extensively with their tennis playing daughter in the US and Europe....More

3  Thank Dianne W
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Great small museum with very enthused staff. We got the senior citizen rate of $7 and enjoyed looking through the interesting old Adobe building.

2  Thank QuilterSheila
Reviewed 4 June 2015

I enjoyed seeing how one of the original Taos artist lived by touring his home. There was a special exhibit to see other early Taos artists paintings in the home. Mrs. Blumenschien's paintings and her painted furniture can also be viewed in the house. The...More

3  Thank 3boysmom60
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