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Booth Western Art Museum

501 N Museum Dr, Cartersville, GA 30120-3272
+1 770-387-1300
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Loved it!!

I've been wanting to go here for sometime, finally talked husband into it. He was reluctant as he's... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
jdrajem
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Cartersville, Georgia
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Warhol too?

Having just returned from a trip out west, perhaps feeling a bit nostalgic, we finally visited the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lck720
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Atlanta, Georgia
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The Booth Western Art Museum, an Affiliate to the Smithsonian Institution, is a 120,000 square foot museum located in Cartersville, Georgia, where guests are invited to See America's Story through contemporary Western artwork, a Presidential Gallery, Civil War art gallery, and Sagebrush Ranch, an interactive children's gallery. Open since August 2003, Booth Museum is the only museum of its kind in the Southeast and is the second largest art museum in the state of Georgia.
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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501 N Museum Dr, Cartersville, GA 30120-3272
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+1 770-387-1300
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I've been wanting to go here for sometime, finally talked husband into it. He was reluctant as he's not one for art museums. He was very surprised at the quality and the interesting art and sculptures we saw. We definitely want to go back and...More

Thank jdrajem
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having just returned from a trip out west, perhaps feeling a bit nostalgic, we finally visited the Booth Western Art Museum. Our goal was to see the Ansel Adams exhibit then look into the other galleries.. What a discovery. This is a gem of a...More

1  Thank lck720
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Who expected a jewel like this in the middle of nowhere? Beautiful museum, something you would expect to find in a major city, out in the sticks. Filled with all kinds of western art: stone, sculpture, carvings, movie posters, paper sculptures, paintings, etc. Beautiful clothing,...More

Thank panpanda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped here with my extended family for a visit. This was a very interesting museum in a surprising area. There is much interesting western art - paintings and sculptures. They had a docent who gave a free tour. I would recommend taking this tour....More

Thank chibearbob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is really a quality museum! We went several times. There is so much to absorb it takes time. It's time well spent though. It's surprising that a museum of such a caliber is in such a small town outside of Atlanta.

Thank wandergur1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were overwhelmed with the Western Art. My husband has always been an Ansel Adams fan. We own several prints BUT to see the originals in Person was a bucket list request for my husband. The display for Ansel Adams was wonderful. ALL the paintings...More

1  Thank Lynnhabby
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Booth Museum last week and this was our first visit even though we've lived in Georgia for nearly 40 years. What a wonderful museum - new contemporary design that is very bright, open and easy to navigate. We were initially attracted to...More

1  Thank Steven B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent quite a bit of the day at the Booth Western Art Museum. Amazing exhibitions of western art from the 1800's to present day modern. Also a special exhibit of photographs by Jacques Lowe, the personal photographer for the Kennedys, called Creating Camelot. It...More

1  Thank WDWDiva228
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If a 6 star rating were an option, I would definitely use it for the Booth Western Art Museum. Who knew there was such a treasure trove of Western Art available in the sleepy little town of Cartersville GA? The exhibits are incredible (interesting, diverse,...More

1  Thank Traveler422014
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The Booth Western Art Museum is located about 15 min. off of I-75. They have something for the whole family. I have lived in Georgia for 30 years and drove past the exit to Cartersville more times than I can count. We took my daughter...More

Thank Mr.BAtlanta
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elliotthugh
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Only service dogs
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relic442017
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seniors are free
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Daily admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors.
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