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Pensacola Museum of Art

407 S Jefferson St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5901
+1 850-432-6247
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Visual variety just vibrates.

This museum contains just a minuscule of the art that is in the area. Interesting and informative... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
SusanN W
Treasure Island, Florida
Most recent Robert Motherwell and Legos exhibits

Enjoyed the monthly Gallery Night when admission to the museum in free. Viewed 3 different small... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
Pensacola, Florida
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The old city jail is now home to the Pensacola Museum of Art.
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good45%
  • Average28%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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407 S Jefferson St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5901
+1 850-432-6247
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This museum contains just a minuscule of the art that is in the area. Interesting and informative, there is a resonance of harmony that promises more growth in the future.

Thank SusanN W
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Enjoyed the monthly Gallery Night when admission to the museum in free. Viewed 3 different small exhibits. Spent about 45 minutes to an hour in the museum which itself used to be the city jail. You will enjoy seeing the "cells" with the barred doors....More

Thank Ringletedone
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Great for an afternoon out of the sun and heat! The small collections are very interesting and I was fortunate enough to see the Legos. The building is the former jail and the architecture is as interesting as the art. Be sure to talk to...More

Thank Tiffany C
Reviewed 17 August 2017

PMoA offers five galleries. Traveling exhibits are located in the two first floor galleries, as well as second floor galleries.Upstairs there are three additional display areas, with gallery 5 housing an interactive concept when possible. Nationally recognized shows are scheduled and excellent examples of diverse...More

1  Thank pat c
Reviewed 14 August 2017

From the outside, the musuem looks as if it is a large place, but it actually quite small as it is housed in a former jail. Several of the rooms still have the bars on the doors. We saw a modern art exhibit which did...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Really interesting exhibits. The Lego exhibit was really worth seeing even for grown up kids! And the other exhibits have been very impressive like Dali or Jasper Johns.

1  Thank AtlantaTraveler2010
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Without any preconceived expectations I was pleasantly surprised at the quality and reach of the exhibits. I was especially impressed with the temporary exhibits, the most astonishing being Dali. The hanging, presentation, and overall experience was as good as any museum I've visited. I have...More

Thank Jon K
Reviewed 20 April 2017

PMA has various shows going at once all the time. They feature local artists, permanent collections of the museum, traveling art shows and children' arts (they also have children's art programs). The museum is changing the shows all the time so there is always something...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We've been to the Pensacola Museum of Art quite often, usually on a Tuesday when it used to be free admission for all ages. I'm not sure if they still have free admission anymore, but we used to take our kids there at least several...More

2  Thank RonRalph1959
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We came for the Dali exhibit, which was awesome! We also liked the other temporary exhibit. The permanent exhibit though is small and nothing that I would pay admission to see. I wouldn't recommend visiting unless there's a temporary exhibit there that you want to...More

2  Thank icapturethecastle93
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$7.00 general admission $5.00 Seniors /Children