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“Beautiful Little Museum”

Ogunquit Museum of American Art
Ranked #6 of 28 things to do in Ogunquit
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Open May 1- October 31, 10am-5pm daily: Perched on a cliff overlooking Narrow Cove and the Atlantic Ocean, surrounded by landscaped sculpture gardens, the OMAA houses a collection of over 2,000 works of American art. Included in our collection are works by such internationally known artists as Robert Henri, Marsden Hartley, John Marin, Rockwell Kent, and Mark Tobey. Founded in 1952 by artist and philanthropist Henry Strater, we are the only museum in Maine dedicated exclusively to American modern art. Kids 12 and Under: FREE General Admission: $10 Students/Seniors: $9 Members: FREE
Reviewed 3 March 2012

This is a fabulous little Museum with a lovely collection and surprisingly beautiful grounds over looking the sea - don't miss it when you're in Ogunquit, it's a hidden treasure if ever there was one!

Thank Dinewell
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Reviewed 28 February 2012

We were pleasantly surprised at the art in the museum. The location of the museum is breath taking- right on the ocean- a real hidden gem! I wish the museum was open past October as I would love to go in the winter!

Thank Annie3323
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Reviewed 22 February 2012

Sitting directly on the bold open Atlantic Ocean, you will discover one of of Maine's best kept secrets for American art. My first visit included a memorable showing of Bernard Langlois's unique wood sculptures that I remember seeing all over Bernard's yard in Cushing, Maine as a kid growing up. Every visit to this museum proves to be a worthwhile cultural experience to say nothing of the incredible wide ocean view and the wonderful staff that operate this beautiful museum. Drive beyond the Cove and discover what many miss out on. You'll be glad you did.

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Reviewed 8 February 2012

Our daughter got married here overlooking the ocean. The setting was beautiful, collection of art enthralled the guests, the gardens were lovely, and the staff were so friendly.

Thank Carol A
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Reviewed 29 January 2012

Not a big art lover but enjoyed my visit with my 7 year old daughter this summer.

Thank DjJaz
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