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Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville

333 N Laura St, Hemming Plaza, Jacksonville, FL 32202-3505
+1 904-366-6911
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Little Gem

I visited with my family and we found the staff polite and the exhibits both interesting and the... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2017
Coyote-Travelerz
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Jacksonville
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A stunning facility with top notch exhibits

MOCA Jacksonville is in a re-purposed downtown building with galleries covering three floors... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Ron G
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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333 N Laura St, Hemming Plaza, Jacksonville, FL 32202-3505
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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I visited with my family and we found the staff polite and the exhibits both interesting and the perfect size. I highly recommend this museum.

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

MOCA Jacksonville is in a re-purposed downtown building with galleries covering three floors. During our visit we saw extensive exhibits of works by Hans Hofmann and Frank Rampolla. Both were beautifully mounted and highly enjoyable due to excellent curation and labels. MOCA is a must-see...More

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MOCAjax, Public Relations Manager at Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We appreciate it. We're so happy you enjoyed the exhibitions.

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Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We have visited twice on trips to Jacksonville. The exhibits have been very interesting both times. It is a manageable size, and you can see everything in 1-2 hours. We also had dinner in the museum restaurant, and I was very happy to have a...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

Small gallery . The art was good but limited. The gift shop was really nice. Did not eat there but the cafe looked good.Staff rather subdued . I liked the city skyline going in. The visiting photo museum was interesting and the wood cuts were...More

1  Thank Nigel B
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

The museum exhibits are wonderfully curated. The layout over three floors with open spaces is beautiful. There are special community programs and a nice shop that features some local artists work.

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Reviewed 14 August 2016

Really nice contemporary works of art, one so huge as to blow one's mind! Lots of color and talent in this place.

Thank Mary Lou M
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MOCAjax, Public Relations Manager at Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2016

Thank you for visiting!

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Finding parking is a nightmare. The building looks big but there really isn't much art being exhibited there. The 1st floor is a shop & restaurant. The next 2 floors are art. Above that, I have no idea what is up there because of the...More

Thank Angela B
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Reviewed 17 June 2016

i love MOCA, i had my wedding party in it, it was fantastic to do that in a museum, the set up was perfect, but i keep going to all sorts of events, it is a very active museum, right in the heart of Jacksonville

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Reviewed 20 March 2016

I visited during two special exhibitions that involved printmaking -- James Rosenquist and Andy Warhol. Both good and I saw a few Warhols I'd never seen before. The cell phone audio tour, while a little quirky in places, was excellent. The permanent collection is interesting...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2016

I haven't been in years. I am slowly learning about modern art and having become more willing to try. I am so glad we went when we did - Warhol and Rosenquist. I know Warhol's works but Rosenquist was a great discovery for me. I...More

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l b
2 October 2016|
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Response from MOCAjax | Property representative |
Regular adult admission is $8. For a complete list of admission prices and basic information about visiting MOCA Jacksonville, please go to our website and click on "visit." Thank you!
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Response from MOCAjax | Property representative |
MOCA Jacksonville exhibits art on four floors. "Project Atrium" installations are displayed in the Atrium Gallery. The Permanent Collection and exhibitions in the UNF Gallery at MOCA are displayed on the second floor... More
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