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Crocker Art Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Amazing, overwhelming, encompassing collection of California art, I think the largest anywhere... read more

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RamblingDaze
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San Antonio, Texas
Had always heard it was a good museum so had to check it out. Yes, it's true.

We spent a day at the Crocker Museum and enjoyed our visit thoroughly. First, the Crocker mansion... read more

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Wenatchee, Washington
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The Crocker Art Museum was one of the first art museums in the U.S. and is now one of the leading art institutions in California. Established in 1885, the Museum features one of the country’s finest collections of Californian art, exceptional...more
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Reviewed yesterday

Amazing, overwhelming, encompassing collection of California art, I think the largest anywhere! Nice collection also of Native Pottery. The original museum was housed in a gorgeous Victorian structure (1875!) with double grand staircases and a storybook ballroom. The Crocker family mansion is also used for...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent a day at the Crocker Museum and enjoyed our visit thoroughly. First, the Crocker mansion and its history and architectural extravagance and beauty was impressive in itself. The modern appendage of the museum is impressive and full of interesting art. Obviously the Crockers...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This museum has such a variety of art media! There are incredible sculptures, ceramics, and beautiful paintings. I love the cultural items from all over the world and interesting rotating exhibits

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I’m so glad I became a Crocker member. I should have done it years ago. Enlightening films (they have their own theater), great café (with beer and wine), stunning exhibits both in the permanent collection and featured collections, music nights, art galas, special events for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful venue for our wedding, professional, friendly and helpful staff support; great opportunity to bring friends and family to the art museum, several galleries were open. The ballroom was awesome for the ceremony, dinner in the Friedman Hall, and dance party in the outside courtyard...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Made this our second trip as we could not see everything the first time. Has all manner of art, traveling exhibits, modern areas and also turn of the century mansion. Well planned and kept.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Crocker is a big city museum in a mid size one. Exhibits are well laid out and walking about is easy.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gerb110
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure to get a guided tour if you can. Last time I went was with my parents and got the whole stories behind the Cookers and was the best part. I go about once every 6 months to show friends/family in town. Look up...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I go to the Crocker I find myself saying “that was really great-I don’t know I don’t go more often”. The space feels wonderful, parking is easy, it’s easy to make your way around the museum or just come in for a hour...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank shewolfe49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went as a family between 10 and 75 years of age. There was something for everyone. I loved the exhibits in the "old Crocker" (I'm the old one) while the youngsters liked the new exhibits. I hadn't been since before the addition, but will...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Not sure best bet is to call Dependinyon the size in may fit, but it is all metered parking in the area.
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Yes....try calling the museum. But...anyone who has driven a large vehicle knows...THERE ARE NO GUARANTEES you'll find a parking place near anything! You must try your luck and hope for the best. And,or you could have... More
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