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The Hunter offers amazing architecture, a stunning permanent collection and exciting temporary exhibitions, a museum store and café by Dipped Fresh. The Hunter Museum focuses on American art from the Colonial period to the present day. The variety...more
I enjoyed my visit to this museum. It’s a very nice place in a great location and they have done a terrific job of blending the new part of the museum with the old mansion.
It’s worth the $15 admission to walk around this place...More
Who knew that Chattanooga had a world class American art museum? It seems as if every important American artist is represented there! Beautiful exhibits, beautiful building and location. A wonderful surprise and we are so glad we went!
The focus of the Hunter Museum is its collection of American art, perhaps one of the largest in the southeast U.S., and heavily weighted toward oils and works on paper. The museum is on the small side and I didn’t get the impression (no pun...More
Kudos to Chattanooga for having such a high quality museum of American art. I have been to several special exhibits; one on Mexican photography, one on Impressionism, one on artists of the depression...etc. The permanent exhibit goes from Early American through contemporary.
This museum has several rooms to sit and relax in while soaking up the art work.
Our favorite part was the mansion that is connected to the museum. A very nice way to experience a piece of Chattanooga history.
This museum sits right on the...More
Enjoyed a leisurely afternoon soaking up every kind of American art imaginable. $15 each admission, $14 for seniors, free on first Thursdays. The paragraph description by almost every displayed item was particularly helpful for me who knows little about art.
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I would say, kids over 10 may find it more interesting. There are art activities , but would say they are for kids over 10. If your 7 year old is especially interested in creating art, then it may be OK.