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“Historical Artist Home”

Blumenschein Home & Museum
Ranked #21 of 79 things to do in Taos
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

This home and museum is maintained like it was when the artist lived here. It was fascinating to hear how it was cobbled together from several homes. It is self tour but the signage is very enlightening.

Thank Beth D
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

Blumenschein's home, much of which he built himself, is beautiful and the perfect backdrop for this amazing, genius of an artist's work. This museum in so worth touring!

Thank LynninNM
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Blumenscheins were an incredibly talented family. The house gave an idea of how life used to be. We really enjoyed it.

Thank Kay L
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

The Blumenschein Home and Museum was open on a Monday which is unusual for a museum . I grabbed the opportunity to visit and it was worth my time. The building itself was interesting to see along with the artwork. Plus there is an exhibit of current artwork on display and for sale. Take your checkbook with you as there were several paintings of superior quality.

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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Visitors get a double benefit of viewing some great Taos Society art in the home of one of the Society founders. Blumenschein and his family lived at this site for many years-gradually building their home out and buying adjacent property. The Buck Dunton “cottage” is next door, however was not open and did not seem ready to receive visitors.

I estimate that about 15-20 impressive, original Taos Society paintings were on display, which was the main attraction for us.

Cost was fair and street parking was available a short walk away. Recommend.

Thank packcal p
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