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Franklin G. Burroughs - Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum

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Lovely small museum with well curated exhibits

This is a lovely museum just south of the Myrtle Beach boardwalk. The exhibits are well done. It is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Frank H
Tom Art Museum, Myrtle Beach

Small museum located at end of ocean highway. Has a main exhibit on first level, second exhibit on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tom M
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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3100 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-4858
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely museum just south of the Myrtle Beach boardwalk. The exhibits are well done. It is small so it is a pleasant hour or two without being exhausting

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small museum located at end of ocean highway. Has a main exhibit on first level, second exhibit on second floor. Small gift shop geared towards exhibits. Takes about an hour to view exhibits. No charge but looks for a $5 donation. Worth spending an hour...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is no entrance fee....just donate as you see fit! This is a large retrofitted house that has been creatively transformed into a series of small galleries. The displays and lighting were impressive. The gift shop had specialty items we had not seen elsewhere. The...More

Thank Camilla R
Reviewed 14 July 2018

This is one place we always visit when we come to Myrtle Beach. It is a delightful museum that is just the right size. The really know how to mount an exhibition. Today we were treated to two – The Water’s Fine – black and...More

2  Thank Maggi713
Reviewed 9 July 2018

My husband and I really enjoyed our visit at the art museum. It just so happened that we arrived minutes before a scheduled tour with Drew Brophy, the featured artist. We had no idea he would be there as we just went on a whim....More

1  Thank Susan Mrs D
Reviewed 26 June 2018

I enjoy going to this little art museum. You never know what they will have on display. I have gone there many times over the years and I want to go again soon because I haven't seen the current exhibition yet. One thing I love...More

1  Thank paulasamd
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We included the Art Museum in our family reunion activities. What a wonderful experience! We were fortunate to have one of the artist on site to explain his journey and vision as an artist. It made his works come to life. There were activities for...More

Thank bura123
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Excellent, fun, interesting. very well managed and organized. Make sure to visit, you are sure to enjoy!

2  Thank James T
Reviewed 31 May 2018

A very lovely museum offering local exhibits of artists as well as well known artists. Well displayed art is a worth while visit.

1  Thank Sue L
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Last time we were visiting Myrtle Beach, we saw an amazing exhibit on Assemblage (I apologize for not having any of the artists' names). This year we enjoyed the graphic drawings paired with found material of the Kings Highway as well as humourous cartoons. The...More

1  Thank MandMUrban
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Response from luv2travel1943 | Reviewed this property |
No pavilion, but the lovely enclosed tea porch and the adjoining exhibit room would make a nice venue. Although there would be no room for seating to speak of. They also have a large lawn that might be used for a... More