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Blumenschein Home & Museum

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A Great Museum that shouldn't be missed!

Very wonderful display of late 19th to mid 20th century artwork amidst The Blumenschein home in... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2015
87robertp
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Fort Davis, Texas
Well worth the visit!

We really enjoyed our tour of the Blumenschein Home and Museum. The volunteer working was so... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2015
Kimberly H
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Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
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Reviewed 18 September 2015

Very wonderful display of late 19th to mid 20th century artwork amidst The Blumenschein home in Taos off Ledoux street. It was wonderful to see what the family did and what happened during their life in Taos. The house was really a great display of...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank 87robertp
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We really enjoyed our tour of the Blumenschein Home and Museum. The volunteer working was so friendly and knowledgeable. The home gives you a great feel for how the first artists settling in the community lived. I hope they are still having the Painters of...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Kimberly H
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.

Date of experience: September 2015
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..

Date of experience: August 2015
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

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Lester P
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

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank catonsviller
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

Date of experience: August 2015
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.

Date of experience: July 2015
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

Date of experience: June 2015
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

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank Dianne W
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