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Nassau County Museum of Art

1 Museum Dr, Roslyn, NY 11576-1138
+1 516-484-9337
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Fine art in the suburbs

We enjoy coming here occasionally. The docents are knowledgable and the exhibits change regularly... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2016
RoadMaven
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Long Island
Nassau's Gem

Another visit to the Nassau County Museum of Art did not disappoint. Modern art graced the walls of... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2015
nancy k
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Shoreham, New York
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1 Museum Dr, Roslyn, NY 11576-1138
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Reviewed 7 January 2016

We enjoy coming here occasionally. The docents are knowledgable and the exhibits change regularly. The sculpture garden and the grounds are nice to walk around during the warm weather

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Reviewed 1 November 2015

Another visit to the Nassau County Museum of Art did not disappoint. Modern art graced the walls of the mansion. Nice to see greats like Leger, Picasso, Renoir, Matisse right in our own backyard. This gem of a museum is not large, but carefully curated...More

Thank nancy k
Reviewed 28 October 2015

The art is usually very well curated and the museum itself is small enough to do in a comfortable hour or so. The outdoor sculpture gardens are gorgeous as are the grounds.

Thank 1vickiprice
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

I spend a fall afternoon walking the property at the Nassau County Museum of Art. I visit the museum every time I'm on the North Shore of Long Island regardless of the weather. The art and the nature give me a sense of peace. My...More

Thank viccowgirl
Reviewed 4 October 2015

The museum has rotating exhibits. Check what will be there when you arrive. We loved the recent Chinese exhibit. In addition, the exhibit of modern works donated by the Saltzmann family was spectacular.

1  Thank LZSeaCliff
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

We spent two hours from 9 to 11 AM walking the extensive open fields and wooded trails viewing the many sculptures before the museum opened at 11. The exhibition of The Moderns from a private collection offers a unique opportunity to see these works by...More

Thank wynnetrav
Reviewed 19 August 2015

If you have never been, it is a wonderful experience just even driving in. There is a large parking lot with a bit of a walk, but handicapped folks can go right to the front of the mansion. It is a cut way way above...More

1  Thank Velvetstar
Reviewed 17 June 2015

This is a gem of a museum on the north shore. The grounds are kept so beautifully and the museum has a nice rotating collection of artwork. So glad they have a place like this on Long Island!

1  Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Formerly a Henry Frick Estate (same owner as Frick Museum in NYC), in Roslyn, NY. Great example of the Gold Coast Era Estate across from the old Helena Rubenstein Cosmetics Building. The Museum has a fabulous art collection and features a wide variety of Exhibitions...More

2  Thank orchidsyn
Reviewed 6 May 2015

Serene, peaceful respite from the hustle and bustle of the surrounding area. Both on the gorgeous grounds and inside the mansion museum. Wonderful collection of Tiffany paintings along with some lamps and glass. And a little bit of everything else incl modern, pop, posters, current,...More

1  Thank Candace J
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Vallette5
15 August 2017|
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Response from TheRealDoctorLew | Reviewed this property |
I suspect kids would not appreciate most or all of the museum exhibits. The park surrounding the museum has some nice large outdoor sculptures and people do picnic on the lawn at times, but this, too, is not much for kids.
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kgoddess
1 July 2017|
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Response from Patti B | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if all library passes are the same. In our case, the was for the entire museum. Specific information about the passes was made available online by the South Huntington Public libray, and we were also able to... More
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evec1001
26 March 2017|
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Response from Thea C | Reviewed this property |
No cafe but beautiful grounds.
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