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Harwood Museum of Art

238 Ledoux St, Taos, NM 87571-7009
+1 575-758-9826
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Improving trend - About 20+ Taos Society of Artist works on display

During our recent early Nov visit, the Harwood displayed more than 20 Taos Society of Artists... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
packcal
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interesting small museum

This museum was a very nice small art museum. the collection was well thought out and well... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Adventure-hiker2
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Formed in 1923 by Lucy Harwood and several members of the Taos Society of Artists, the Harwood Museum of Art is the second oldest museum in New Mexico. The museum has been affiliated with the University of New Mexico since 1935, and it now boasts the internationally acclaimed Agnes Martin Gallery, galleries exhibiting highlights from the museum's collection of work by the Taos Society of Artists, Taos Moderns, Hispanic Traditions, and contemporary artists working in Taos, and changing exhibitions fulfilling the Harwood's vision to "Bring Taos Arts to the World and World Arts to Taos."
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  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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238 Ledoux St, Taos, NM 87571-7009
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

During our recent early Nov visit, the Harwood displayed more than 20 Taos Society of Artists paintings. This represents a large increase over the ten or so such paintings on display during a visit three years ago. Much appreciated. Other comments: ▪️The museum is a...More

Thank packcal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum was a very nice small art museum. the collection was well thought out and well displayed, definitely worth a visit if in the area.

Thank Adventure-hiker2
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Taos has so many museums and galleries, but this one shouldn't be missed. Larger than it looks from the outside, the Harwood can be enjoyed in an hour or for the whole day!

Thank johndentonca
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I have visited Taos half a dozen times. This museum can do better. How can this be the second oldest NM museum and display such blah art? Maybe it is me but modern, blank art and dull photography are not appealing nor worthy of the...More

Thank ljk291960
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Agnes Martin is one of my favorite artist. Have followed her for years - just saw a major retrospective in NY on her. The "chapel" here of her work, that she designed, is so deeply spiritual and moving. A "must see." It takes me out...More

2  Thank stephrab
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Lovely moderately sized museum part of University of New Mexico. Just off the main drag. Easy parking. Interesting collections... most of which focus on local culture and Taos personalities. Very nice respite from the hustle bustle of downtown Taos.

Thank Gloria G
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The Harwood Museum is beautiful, but I admit the art we viewed was not the kind we particularly enjoy. There were some exceptional depictions, but others were lost on us. Because art appreciation is subjective, I suggest visitors to Taos experience this museum.

2  Thank Marmoore66
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The Harwood was wonderful. I read the biography of the artist, Agnes Martin, and they have a gallery with her work which was a thrill to see in person. It was so interesting seeing the works of the native Indians too. Perfect size to visit...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Great collection and great shows. Excellent facility to see a wide variety of great art. 2nd visit and was not disappointed. Beautiful space in the SW style.

Thank AlamedaRed
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I am by no means a "museum guy" but enjoyed this art museum as a side activity while in Taos. A good collection of local artists and art themes. $10 entry.

Thank 777SteveB
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