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Racine Art Museum

441 Main St, Racine, WI 53403-1030
+1 262-638-8300
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I thought there would be more

We went in one day as we were walking downtown. We were surprised at the limited art on display and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Khartoum, Sudan
What a gem!!!!

What prompted our first time visit was the annual Peeps Show. Those wonderful Easter marshmallow... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Wanda R
Greenfield, Wisconsin
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441 Main St, Racine, WI 53403-1030
+1 262-638-8300
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went in one day as we were walking downtown. We were surprised at the limited art on display and the very large special art collection that was just passing through. Good to call ahead if you can to see what collection is in town.

1  Thank Paar21
Reviewed 29 April 2017

What prompted our first time visit was the annual Peeps Show. Those wonderful Easter marshmallow candies are designed into an art show. This was the 8th year. Totally adorable. Especially if you grew up eating Peeps it was so fun to see what people did...More

1  Thank Wanda R
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I really wanted to like this place. However, there really was nothing to see. The admission price was low, but for what? They seem to have the potential to be a much better museum if they had a better catalog / exhibits. The gift shop...More

Thank k111x
Reviewed 3 January 2017

the art in the museum is amazing and so fun to look at. The paintings and sculptors art just great, I'm nit a big art fan but I loved this place

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 12 December 2016

An interesting collection of local art, and features different displays featuring locals artists often changing. Pleasant grounds!

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I took my one-year-old daughter which I was a little nervous about, but the museum is just the right size to get through in an afternoon and she loved looking at all the pieces too. The exhibitions felt cohesive, though they all focused on different...More

Thank Rebecca Z
Reviewed 12 September 2016

RAM is a nationally renown museum highlighting artistic crafts and jewelry. The core collection grew from Karen Johnson Boyd's personal crafts collection. The museum has attracted the works of nationally famous craftspeople and has grown to become the nation's leading crafts museum. Drop in and...More

Thank Wm. Mark H. M
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Operating on an apparently tight budget, the Racine Art Museum is worth an occasional 30 minute visit. Visitors won't see any famous artists here, but may be surprised to see imaginative and primarily local talented individuals' works. The quality of the shows, as well as...More

Thank Resab
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Be sure to read the brochure or you will miss 3/4s of the magic. A simple "neat" brooch to the tourist's eye is suddenly amazing when you realize it is made of belly button casts and lip imprints. Loved the"Go For Baroque" display.

Thank Tammy J
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Racine is very lucky to have such a gem in the downtown! Exibits change regularly and feature things you dont normally find at an art museum. Staff is friendly & dont forget to check out their gift shop!

Thank NDSunset
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Mack J
15 May 2015|
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The non-member fee for the Racine Art Museum is $5 per person. There are certain times - such as First Fridays (the first Friday of each month) and Gallery Nights - when admission may be free. You should check the museum's... More