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Cleveland Museum of Art

11150 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1797
+1 216-421-7340
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Normally this is free but we visited when they had a special exhibit

We were quite impressed by this museum. It's large and varied impressive collection of art and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Franklin Ohio
Easy and top rate

Spent a couple of hours here when I had one day in Cleveland. Easy to access, Busy but not crowded... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Bethesda, Maryland
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The Cleveland Museum of Art was founded in 1913 "for the benefit of all the people forever." Renowned for the quality and breadth of its collection, the museum includes almost 45,000 objects and spans 6,000 years of achievement in the arts. The museum is a significant international forum for exhibitions, scholarship, performing arts and art education and recently completed an ambitious, multi-phase renovation and expansion project across its campus. One of the top comprehensive art museums in the nation and free of charge to all, the Cleveland Museum of Art is located in the dynamic University Circle neighborhood.
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11150 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1797
+1 216-421-7340
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were quite impressed by this museum. It's large and varied impressive collection of art and historic artifacts. We actually didn't even get to see everything ... we had walked about until we were getting tired. But what we did see was well worth the...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Spent a couple of hours here when I had one day in Cleveland. Easy to access, Busy but not crowded on a February Saturday. Nice variety of exhibits. Reasonable, fresh lunch choices.

Thank BfromMD
Reviewed 3 days ago

top-notch museum -- wide and great collection -- free -- open late, wednesdays and fridays -- with concerts, talks and tours -- they have it all

1  Thank ayadrahim
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We spent a very great afternoon and evening at this beautiful venue. The special exhibit on a temple in Cambodia was spectacular. We then spent two happy hours going through their modern show. We did it in reverse order and were impressed with the depth...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Don't miss this if you are traveling to Cleveland. The collections are stellar and all the docents are friendly and helpful. There were no major collections in addition to what the standards are so our trip to the museum was completely free with the exception...More

Thank cynwes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The exhibits at this museum are marvelous. The collections and the traveling exhibits offer a wide range of exposure and opportunity to learn and to appreciate.

Thank Gary G
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's practically self-evident why the CMA is generally regarded as one of the country's best art museums and arguably Ohio's greatest cultural treasure. Large and impressive museums with extraordinary collections like this need to be taken in over a stretch of days (granted, ideally) not...More

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Docents stop you for everything. Don't carry a child. Don't place your purse on your shoulder. Don't even go near an exhibit when you are obviously obeying standard art museum distances. If this museum was not free it would not get that many visitors.

Thank gdomenics
Reviewed 1 week ago

Here you can find some impressive works housed in a beautifully preserved neoclassic building of white Georgian marble. Has an excellent collection of ancient Egypt, masterpieces from Europe, Asia and Africa.

Thank Joycecsilva
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having lived in Cleveland all my life, I have made numerous visits to the Cleveland Museum of Art over the years. However, a period of time passed when I just didn't have time to go and, when I finally did return, I was amazed at...More

Thank LauriB1
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30 May 2017|
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Response from bbvide0 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the two other responses. 2 hours minimum, but you could spend all day if you get food or just want to sit in the magnificent atrium and watch the world go by. Also it depends on how much you read descriptions... More
Rudi S
16 December 2016|
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Response from LibbaZoe | Reviewed this property |
We almost always park on Martin Luther King, down the hill from CMA. Along MLK parking is free. This is not a good choice if snowy or rainy, but beautiful because you can walk by or look back at the Wade lagoon.
23 September 2016|
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Response from debduch | Reviewed this property |
I am assuming that you are kidding! Cleveland Museum OF ART is a museum known around the world as having some of the finest collections of art. The Museum also features what is called "The Collection Wall" which is a... More