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Ogden Museum of Southern Art

Open today: 10:00 - 20:00
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Small museum

What a great place to see the works of Southern artists - including work by New Orleanian John... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2012
Metairie, LA

Beautiful spaces -- and worthy exhibits. I especially enjoyed the Outsider/Self Taught artists... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2012
Ocean Springs, Mississippi
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The range of the collections include painting, sculpture, photography, self-taught art, ceramics and mixed media by Southern artists.
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925 Camp St, New Orleans, LA 70130-3907
Arts District – Warehouse District
+1 504-539-9600
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Reviewed 1 February 2012

What a great place to see the works of Southern artists - including work by New Orleanian John McCrady and many more.

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Reviewed 30 January 2012

Beautiful spaces -- and worthy exhibits. I especially enjoyed the Outsider/Self Taught artists exhibit . The photography exhibits were very well done. Educationa and easy to navigate. I could easily see how much fun it woudl be with live music or other live interactions. The...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2012

We went on a Thursday evening when they open up from 6-8p for an event where they have musicians come in and play and refreshments (alcoholic and non-alcoholic). It was $10 for non-members and when we were there, there was a folk musician (I think)...More

Thank JFromHouston
Reviewed 27 January 2012

On Thursdays - music after hours - interesting venue for music. check it out!

Thank tunessmith
Reviewed 24 January 2012

We enjoyed music and a kids craft during a special evening; the art is great and an easy walk from canal street

Thank elishabaii
Reviewed 21 January 2012

A beautiful space, wonderful collection, you must go when you're in New Orleans

Thank Gene J
Reviewed 20 January 2012

I loved how well edited the paintings and photographs were and the quality of all the Ogden's offerings.

Thank Tasha B
Reviewed 19 January 2012

Really interesting museum. Very manageable and amazing southern art. I was very impressed.

Thank julesintx
Reviewed 12 January 2012

This museum is in an architecturally modern building and is affiliated with the University of Nw Orleans. It is across the street from the WW11 museum at Riverwalk. Deceptively small from the exterior it actually has five levels and the interior has a bright, airy...More

Thank 40LVE
Reviewed 7 January 2012

Saw two great exhibits ersy and sacado. Excellent layout and.ight and relaxed

Thank John S
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Arts District / Warehouse District
Once a thriving industrial zone, today this district
is home to a buzzing arts scene with an amazing
assortment of galleries, boutiques, and studios having
moved in and set up shop throughout the disused
warehouses for which the area is so well known. Much
of the art you'll come across here is local in scope,
ownership and inspiration. However, among the many old
brick warehouses are modern structures of steel and
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Response from sarslim | Reviewed this property |
You can use the cable cars, there is a stop at St. Charles and Joseph; or at Lee Circle for inbound. There is a lot across the street, one at the WW2 Museum and others in the area. I recommend putting together a couple of... More