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Hickory Museum of Art

243 3rd Ave NE, Hickory, NC 28601-5168
+1 828-327-8576
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Amazing talent

There is always great art to just walk around and soakl in. I enjoy just walking around in peace... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Diane M
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Hickory, North Carolina
Nice little art museum in our local community

No charge entry. They do accept donations. Beautiful space that features locally and nationally... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Natasha3911
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243 3rd Ave NE, Hickory, NC 28601-5168
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is always great art to just walk around and soakl in. I enjoy just walking around in peace looking at all the talent that is shown. Sometimes even local childrens art too.

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No charge entry. They do accept donations. Beautiful space that features locally and nationally recognized artist. If you're in the area stop in and enjoy the art. The Hickory science center is connected you can visit both in the same day.

Thank Natasha3911
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

This art gallery is unique. It contains a few Andy Warhol's, a floor dedicated to Folk Art, an exhibit of a sculpture made of coffee stirrers and some photographic art. It also contains some collections that alluded my knowledge of art. It appeared to be...More

1  Thank DEBORAH H
hickorymuseumofart, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Thank you for your visit. I hope that you will join us again throughout the year as we have new exhibits rotate through the galleries.

Reviewed 1 May 2017

We loved coming to this art museum. It took a good hour and a half to go through, and there are some really lovely pieces. It's appropriate for children and has several games and activities for them along the way. Really fun thing if you're...More

Thank bhart0311
hickorymuseumofart, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Thank you for your visit. We are happy to share our collection along with the exhibitions we have throughout the year. I hope that you will be able to join us again soon for one of our many new events, activities, or exhibition openings.

Reviewed 28 April 2017

What a great regional museum- all kinds of shows going on ! The best is upstairs where local residents Dr. Allan and Barry Huffman have helped establish a major collection of southern folk or self taught art that any museum would be proud of. Do...More

1  Thank jfadds
hickorymuseumofart, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Thank you for you visit. We are always happy to have people find our Folk Art Collection and see what a treasure it is. We are so thankful to our community and supporters that have helped make this possible. I do hope that you are...More

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Great date outing....displays were spaced out and interesting. We went in thinking we would be there and hour and ended staying over two hours.More

Thank Sindie S
hickorymuseumofart, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2017

Thank you for your wonderful visit to our space. We are always exited when people are able to take time and see what exhibits we have while sharing it with a loved one. I hope that both of you will join us again for our...More

Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is a smallish Art museum with a good Southern primitive and folk art collection. For a city it's size, Hickory has done a great job. A few pieces of nationally known artists (including Warhol prints and Hudson school paintings) and lots of contemporary regional...More

1  Thank Laura Z
hickorymuseumofart, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

I would like to thank you for both your visit and your review. The Hickory Museum of Art has been working for over 70 years to offer a wonderful collection for our local and regional community of American Art work. I hope that we are...More

Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Hickory Museum of Art is fantastic. The museum has a great collection and has some great exhibits. I love the art shop on the first floor of the SALT Block - carefully selected art for sale - a treasure!More

Thank Martha H
hickorymuseumofart, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Thank you for your visit and your review. We really do try to offer a quality experience for our guests here at Hickory Museum of Art. While this is a small town we like many in the area strive to showcase the talent that lives...More

Reviewed 22 December 2016

Great collection of American art....must see is current exhibition of 50women artists from the museum's collection....don't miss outsider art on the third floor .More

1  Thank 503Rose
hickorymuseumofart, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2016

Thank you for your visit. We are very exited about this new exhibit. We hope you are able to join us for the opening reception on Jan 19th start at 5:30 pm along with many other events and exhibition openings we have coming soon on...More

Reviewed 29 November 2016

To any naysayers, consider what is offered in most small towns in the USA. Hickory is a small town where most of the furniture manufacturing has moved overseas. Yet, it appears to have been surviving well due to such commitments as it's Museum. Converting an...More

1  Thank Grey C
hickorymuseumofart, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2016

Thank you for your wonderful review and your time to join us here at our Museum. We do have many exhibitions that will be coming up soon in the next few months. I hope that you are able to join us again and see what...More

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floyd m
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Response from hickorymuseumofart | Property representative |
As stated above we are free to the public. However we do accept donations to allow us to remain open. We do hope that you are able to join us soon.
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