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Appleton Museum of Art

4333 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470-5000
+1 352-291-4455
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impressive local museum with special exhibits regularly

The museum offers a wide selection of African and Central American art along with Chinese and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Emery B
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Ocala, Florida
WOW !!!

If you are able - then you should!!! Took friends there for something to do. There is an amazing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dirtbroke C
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4333 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470-5000
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"nice collection"
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"nice afternoon"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum offers a wide selection of African and Central American art along with Chinese and Japanese paintings and sculpture along with traditional paintings and sculpture

Thank Emery B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are able - then you should!!! Took friends there for something to do. There is an amazing collection of art . Something for everyone !! We were and are still impressed!!! Wonderful!!!!

Thank Dirtbroke C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When entering the Appleton Museum there is a feeling that you are leaving the stress of everyday life and experiencing the culture of others, as it once was. There is a welcome feeling of calm, and the satisfaction of intellectual curiosity. One of Ocala's unique...More

Thank Paul W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My granddaughter and I visited the Museum and it was wonderful. We enjoyed our visit. The 5 yrs old was a little bored but the 10 yr loved it!

Thank Billy P
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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Many sections of the museum are still open, however there is still construction due to the failure of the HVAC system. Progress is being made but to avoid confusion call ahead to make sure of openings on the day you choose to visit. Construction is...More

1  Thank Douglas T
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The Appleton Museum of Art has a stunning permanent collection, some of the paintings I could just stare at for hours. I enjoy seeing many of the pieces each time I come. The temporary exhibits I have seen were an experience, a real treat. I...More

Thank Dana A
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

We went there for a special event ( three dimensional art) which was very beautiful and quite interesting. Although we enjoyed the presentation the people who attended were extremely rude and obnoxious.

Thank Virginia S
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

A great little museum well worth visiting if in the area. We were impressed when we visited shortly after moving to the area a few years ago. More recently paid another visit to see a temporary exhibit of eye popping South American art by various...More

Thank Paul H
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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

The Appleton Museum of Art has hundreds of artworks & sculptures on permanent display as well as many special exhibits that change every few months. You can easily spend hours here touring all the art. They also have a special children’s section of the museum...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

The Appleton Museum is a true oasis in Ocala. Beautiful exhibits, wonderful events. It is amazing that a small city such as Ocala has such a treasure for its residents and visitors. I am a member of the museum and frequently attend its events. Thank...More

Thank Nancy W
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Sue L
10 February 2017|
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Response from DonnamarieTCF | Reviewed this property |
The day we went it was an open house.
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Stefanie H
24 June 2016|
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Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
The exhibit goes through July 31, 2016. Then it moves on.
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