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Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

2001 Campus Drive, Durham, NC 27705-1003
+1 919-684-5135
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An interesting collection of modern and classic

A must see gallery of paintings curated from the original founders private collection. For those... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Divatrails
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Great art museum -- look for special exhibits

I went to the Nasher to see the Carlo Dolci Art Exhibit. Admission included the rest of the Nasher... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DYHGarden
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Durham, North Carolina
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2001 Campus Drive, Durham, NC 27705-1003
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A must see gallery of paintings curated from the original founders private collection. For those who have been to many museum all over the world you will be delightfully surprised. I was most impressed by the local contribution. It is an unmitigated pleasure to experience...More

Thank Divatrails
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to the Nasher to see the Carlo Dolci Art Exhibit. Admission included the rest of the Nasher regular museum. The exhibit was nicely spaced, with good descriptions of each piece, and the area was properly lit to view the art.

Thank DYHGarden
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is a new addition to Durham as I have been here 31 years and the previous art collection was not housed in such a grand building. This is impressive. That we can also eat a great lunch or dinner while we see art is...More

Thank minerjoan1
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Good food and drink menu in an elegant setting. If the weather is nice, the outdoor patio provides a welcome, uncrowded space.

Thank MarkSJ
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

An enjoyable hour. Some nice exhibits. Would rather spend time in a larger facility with more variety.

Thank rebboeb
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Visiting the Nasher Museum was a pleasant experience. Small museum with great permanent and temporary exhibits. We caught Carlo Dolci as the temporary exhibit and that was a great collection to appreciate. We also enjoyed going through the permanent collection. Although it is a small...More

2  Thank Su A
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Not a large museum but they have an interesting permanent collection and we saw a very nice special exhibit there. Worth the trip and the time to visit.

1  Thank thefrenchguy2015
Reviewed 11 September 2017

It is a small museum, but it is very nice. They also have nice glasses. As a Duke employee, my visit was free.

Thank bbwoo7
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

For $14 each admission, we expected a museum experience, not just one exhibit. The Dolci was pretty great, more so because we've been to Florence, Italy experienced similar pieces. It took all of an hour.

Thank LiJoMo2
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I was visiting my son who lives in Durham...first time visit to this Museum..outstanding collection in beautiful building

Thank hcohn31
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