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Long Beach Museum of Art

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Great Little Art Museum

This is not a large museum. So, you only need a 1-2 hours to visit. But, their primary exhibits... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
West Hollywood, California
Great Setting with Changing Exhibits

This is a sweet, compact museum that often features works of a single artist or style. There is... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
Long Beach, California
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Located high on a cliff overlooking the Pacific, this museum complex features the historic Elizabeth Milbank Anderson summer home and carriage house, both built in 1912, plus magnificent gardens, a permanent collection of European and California art...more
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2300 E Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90803-2442
+1 562-439-2119
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Saw the exhibit Jane Brucerk: Fragile Thought, which I found both interesting & moving. The museum is very small & doesn't seem to have much of a permanent collection, but it is worth a visit. The brunch on weekends is offered in a beautiful setting...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is always something interesting to see at the LBMA, and it is situated on the ocean, so the setting is lovely. Be sure and see if Clare's, the restaurant next door is open for you visit. A delightful place to eat in a gorgeous...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

The museum is a quaint place to visit it took us about 45 mins to look at their displays with Matisse as the featured artist. The have a view of the beach on their 2nd floor and ground floor have children’s art and small working...More

Thank brychewilliams
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

With its quaint and local establishment this museum sits on the top of a hill overlooking the ocean. It’s is as beautiful on the inside as on the outside. The varying exhibits are always enlightening and fun. It is large enough to entertain mass groups...More

2  Thank JLNFranks
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is a tiny museum but can have interesting exhibits at times. Check for free days, Friday is when we go. The best part of it is probably Claire's cafe - really lovely restaurant on the premises with seating in a lovely ouotdoor environment.

Thank Judith D
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

My friend and I came on a day where the main exhibit halls were closed, but thus got a free look at the photo program, consisting of photographers capturing the beautiful ports and ships in Long Beach. If there were exhibits, admission would be $7,...More

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Ocean front dining in Long Beach, CA at its best. I love coming here with family and friends for weekend brunch. The entire menu is great. It's an experience everyone needs to have! Then, stop by next door and visit the Long Beach Museum of...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This is not a large museum. So, you only need a 1-2 hours to visit. But, their primary exhibits change from time to time. We visited while they had an extensive exhibit of work by the Cuban artist Rafael Soriano, representing his entire career from...More

2  Thank JDBonthemove
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This is a sweet, compact museum that often features works of a single artist or style. There is also a permanent collection of American and European art though often not accessible due to temporary installations. It would be wise to check ahead on current exhibitions...More

1  Thank DulciTraveler
Reviewed 8 July 2017

The Long Beach Museum of art is a beautiful old Craftsman's home restored to house art and provide a place for art lovers to come. We most recently visited to see a display of high school artwork and were pleased with the effort made by...More

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19 July 2017|
Response from Carol C | Reviewed this property |
The museum parking lot is 2 doors to the west of the museum.
Diane D
9 May 2017|
Response from markmd | Reviewed this property |
I think so, but it would make much sense to ask them.