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Franklin G. Burroughs - Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum

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Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Great little museum!

Such a lovely place for exhibition! Kids friendly. Easy parking. A clean museum. Great view at the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A wide variety of artist's work to look at.

A very nice place to spend some time looking at the artwork of various local artists. Some very... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Sue L
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3100 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-4858
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a lovely place for exhibition! Kids friendly. Easy parking. A clean museum. Great view at the food and drink area! Must go!!!

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Reviewed 14 October 2018

A very nice place to spend some time looking at the artwork of various local artists. Some very beautiful pieces are there. Also have a nice spot for children to have fun, so there's something there for everyone.

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Small museum with a few exhibits on display. Has a small gift shop. Tea and cookies are available on the covered veranda porch overlooking the ocean. Pottery and art classes offered. Admission is free. Definitely worth a visit if you are in the area and...More

1  Thank Jill D
Reviewed 3 September 2018

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 30 August 2018

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 27 August 2018

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

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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