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Canton Museum of Art

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Cool building, small collection

They had 6 rooms of art. A couple of them were really cool! Nice place, small but fairly cheap... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2016
Christina D
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Excellent Museum

What a wonderful museum. Most of the art is by native Ohioans. We enjoyed reading the... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
New Bern, North Carolina
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good17%
  • Average25%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
7 Jun 2018
“Excellent Museum”
20 Jan 2018
“Very small museum.”
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1001 Market Ave N, Canton, OH 44702-1075
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

What a wonderful museum. Most of the art is by native Ohioans. We enjoyed reading the descriptive signs about each painting. They have a nice gift shop.

Thank GmaSandra
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We drove down to Canton which is about an hour from our home. We included the museum as part of a day trip to the area. There were several interesting pieces in the permanent collection, but, unfortunately for us, the two special collections featured during...More

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 3 January 2018

My husband and I recently visited the Canton Museum of Art. The permanent art collection is small, but worth seeing. They were featuring Elijah Pierce artwork, which was quite interesting. We visited on a Thursday, and we were happy to learn Thursdays are free admission....More

Thank Chops1971
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This museum isn't very large so it doesn't take very long to visit. The permanent gallery is in a very tall room (3 stories?) with paintings very high up on the wall making it hard to see them very well. The special exhibits are interesting...More

Thank Karen123WV
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This is a small museum with what seems to be a large and interesting collection. When we were there, the special exhibit was football in art. [Hmm...a little of that goes a long way for non-fans.] The large gallery was packed with pieces from their...More

Thank RLane_11
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to see their latest exhibit, Dream Worlds. The artwork was intriguing. Such creativity. It is true that it is a smaller art museum, but it manages to acquire fantastic exhibits. We saw the St. John's Bible exhibit a few years...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

They had 6 rooms of art. A couple of them were really cool! Nice place, small but fairly cheap. There's a civic theatre in the same building.

Thank Christina D
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The Canton museum of art continuously brings in compelling fine art exhibits to accompany its first-rate permanent collection. This is a lovely museum that features events and special engagements that appeal to art lovers of every age. The staff is visionary and celebrates art and...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

I recently went to 3 voices, artists from Cleveland, Cincinnati and I didn't hear the 3rd talked about what inspired their work, well attended. Free Food! Apples with caramel, veggies tray, Swedish meatballs, bread from Hazels and choices of jellies, and plenty of it! I...More

Thank 79Helen08
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Although a smaller museum, they bring in a wide variety of traveling exhibits. I also enjoy the First Friday offerings, and the different community exhibits.

Thank rdubi
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