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Cincinnati Art Museum

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Neighbourhood: Mount Adams
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Address: 953 Eden Park Dr, Cincinnati, OH 45202-1557
Phone Number: +1 513-639-2995
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One of the most prestigious art museums in the country, with over 100,000...

One of the most prestigious art museums in the country, with over 100,000 works of art, this grandiose building atop an Eden Park hill, is well-known for its 19th-century European and American paintings, but also contains numerous other works including an outstanding pottery gallery.

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I really enjoy the Cincinnati art museum. Its nestled in the hills of beautiful Eden Park. I would not miss this treasure while visiting Cincinnati.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I really enjoy the Cincinnati art museum. Its nestled in the hills of beautiful Eden Park. I would not miss this treasure while visiting Cincinnati.

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful museum with many areas and artists in different mediums. We went to see the Van Gogh exhibit as well as Degas. There's so much to see here I suggest a full day to get through it all. There are at least 3 floors and some mind-blowing pieces, as well as several frescoes that are over 900 years old. Well... More 

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Ludlow, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a solid museum for a mid sized city as Cincinnati is.Located in the middle of a municipal park (Eden Park), it has an eclectic collection of objects and paintings.There are works by Cincinnati artists, past and present that have their own wing of the museum, cleverly called the Cincinnati Wing .Admission and parking are free due to generous... More 

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Connersville, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in this year for the first time and i cant belive I waited this long to see it,and it was astonishing,the part of the art on cincinnati and the display they had on rookwood pottery.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a pleasant surprise to find great architecture and cultural sites in this industrial region. This museum offers a good collection of paintings and interesting artifacts in an elegant setting. You'll be able to see anything from Greek sculptures and Egyptian sarcophagus to paintings from masters of Impressionism and Cubism. Good place to bring the family. Touring the general... More 

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Studio City, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Surprisingly large collection which is well displayed according to type and period. Would suggest at least scheduling 3 hours to see it all.

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Columbus, OH
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed our time at the museum. I was surprised of how much antiquities they have from the middle east, some really old pieces.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was amazing. It is much bigger than what it appears on the outside. We went thinking we could get through the place in a couple of hours and then go for lunch we were wrong. We even went and planned to go through the Van Gogh exhibit but didn't get to make it to that either before our... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend from out to town raved about our home grown museum. I just went to the special Van Gogh exhibit. It was not just Van Gogh but his contemporaries. Lunch is good there, reasonable too.

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Belvidere, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed the art. Tthe security staff, however, were a bit over the top. We were surprised at how aggressive the security staff were, approaching us sternly to warn us when pointing with a piece of paper toward a canvas. Her words were "I know you didn't touch it, but you need to make sure you are an arm's length away... More 

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