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Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art

555 Elm Ave, Norman, OK 73019-3003
+1 405-325-3272
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Makes for a nice afternoon

I agree with the reviewer that commented on security. It was rather strange. However, I went to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gallivanting_Gypsy
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Shawnee, Oklahoma
Another jewel in OU's crown

While OU's fame centers around football, the museum adds a superb touch of fine arts to the campus... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
csserious
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Chantilly, Virginia
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555 Elm Ave, Norman, OK 73019-3003
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I agree with the reviewer that commented on security. It was rather strange. However, I went to see what they had by Nicolai Fechin and was a little surprised. There was quite a bit from the Taos Society of Artists which was rather nice. We...More

Thank Gallivanting_Gypsy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While OU's fame centers around football, the museum adds a superb touch of fine arts to the campus. It is located at the prominent corner of the campus, close to it is the Parrington Oval which serves as the focal point for visitors for starting...More

Thank csserious
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was a lovely FREE art museum on the college campus with parking lot directly across the street. We had extra time on our ticket, and took a tour of the art museum. It was REALLY nice!!! A good variety of pieces, leisure, and comfortable....More

Thank BarbbRam
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Yes, there are the obligatory collections of art both Native American and historic, but the real surprise is the contemporary art collection. One wall dedicated to Nicolai Fechin and one wall of Maynard Dixon kept me spell bound. To find this many works of each...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful museum, definitely worth the visit. The collections are diverse and beautiful. Surprising for such a small Museum.

Thank swaffy
Reviewed 5 July 2017

OU has one of the largest repositories of famous art for any public institution. The Weitzenhoffer collection alone is worth the visit, but the other rotating displays are likewise impressive. Add to that many additional visiting installations, any art aficionado will have their appetite more...More

Thank Eldon M
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I am admittedly not well-versed in art, but found the museum surprising in both the size and quality of its collection. Knowing it was on a university campus, I assumed it would small, but an hour at a brisk clip only allowed us to see...More

Thank Bill T
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This is a wonderful collection of art from the Americas, Europe, Asia and Micronesia. There are paintings from some big names, like Gauguin, Renoir, and Van Gogh, as well as locally well-known Oklahoma Native American artists. My wife and I especially liked the Orthodox icon...More

Thank tyrell400
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This is one of the finest art museums we have visited. The space is beautifully designed, and the collections are excellent and well curated. Don't skip it.

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I especially liked the native american art. It's a beautiful museum but make sure there are no other events going on or you might not get in.

Thank elly319
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