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Museum of Art

1010 Broad St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3505
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Interesting

The art is always changing to something even more interesting each month. Special showings to... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
W4769ANmarya
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Lacey, Washington
Very enjoyable

This might be best described as a gallery rather than a museum but I admit that I may not have... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Jon R
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San Luis Obispo, California
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1010 Broad St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3505
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 10 October 2017

The art is always changing to something even more interesting each month. Special showings to interest just about everyone. Art classes offered and I think the local Ukulele club meets there.

Thank W4769ANmarya
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This might be best described as a gallery rather than a museum but I admit that I may not have enough awareness of their permanent collection and their exhibition history to say that. No matter, it’s a very enjoyable stop. It’s relatively small so it...More

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This is more of a gallery than a museum, but we really enjoyed browsing all the interesting modern sculptures and the watercolors!

Thank Adnora
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This is a very small collection of local artists. Don't expect to spend more than 10-15 minutes here. It provides a bit of a diversion and that is about all there is to say about that.

Thank Construct37
Reviewed 3 August 2017

My wife wanted to stop and view the local art and was surprised by the variety and what was on sale by local artists. (My wife is a student of Persian and Turkish art forms and she was surprised to find some examples by a...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I like to see art museums in different cities and come from a city that has many good art museums (Los Angeles) and I was moved by the temporary exhibition- photography. I also liked the permanent stuff, too. This place is free...but try to leave...More

Thank hikingdude
Reviewed 8 May 2017

If you're already in or near the area, it's worth stopping in to take a look for 5-15 minutes depending on if something catches your eye. Small, but some nice pieces within. Am not an "art person" so it might be more interesting if you're...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We love to come here and wander through the galleries. There is always something new and interesting, and they have a small selection of gift items that are a delight.We haven't been upstairs lately, but there used to be a sort of auxiliary gallery space...More

Thank R5566JMbrianc
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A very nice museum space in downtown SLO. Not too big, not too small, so you can expose yourself to Art without taking too much time. It makes for a nice break in your downtown adventure of shopping and dining. Admission is free most of...More

Thank Dead-Air-Dave
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I love visiting this local museum! Free to the public, it showcases wonderful local art in a great space. It used to have a plein art competition in the fall (which I sorely miss) but it still offers wonderful opportunities for visitors to participate in...More

Thank Pia W
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