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Mahaney Center for the Arts

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Delightful and Manageable Museum

Enjoyed a quick visit to this charming college museum a few days ago. We had to speed walk the... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
new york
Beautiful facility, good selection of art

We came between shows, so the upper floor was closed off and we only saw what we assumed was the... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Des Moines, Iowa
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

Enjoyed a quick visit to this charming college museum a few days ago. We had to speed walk the entire thing because we arrived 10 minutes before closing, but we were still able to get a decent feel for the collection. Will revisit next month...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

We came between shows, so the upper floor was closed off and we only saw what we assumed was the permanent collection. Nice variety, well curated. It was a short visit, but well worth it as we were already in Middlebury. Outside art is sparse...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

People will tell you the sound is wonderful. Performers allegedly say it is great when they are on stage. I have sat in every area of this concert hall over the past six years and find the sound to be muddy. At the start of...More

1  Thank hoyland54
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We visited the Mahaney on a Friday morning when it wasn't crowded. Two floors of very well curated, compact collections of visual arts ranging from 3000 bce to the present. It's a relatively small center and hence easy to see and enjoy in a reasonable...More

1  Thank JohnRCentralVermont
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

The Middlebury College Museum of Art is a true gem and a must visit. The collection on display is first rate and extremely well presented. The descriptions accompanying the works are thorough and very informative. The collection is surprisingly extensive, but the works on display...More

1  Thank Mike3521
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This center on the edge of the Middlebury College campus offers a world-class experience. The seats are outstanding and the sound-system and acoustics are excellent. I have attended several concerts here and have always been impressed.

1  Thank 999ursulaa
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Stopped here on an easy walk through campus with my son. This museum is free to the public and operates on donation. Great exhibits!

1  Thank CityMouse79
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Fabulous array of Sabra Fields works from several decades, with a video interview with her for background. So worth a stop. And the photo exhibit of the Loving family is fascinating as well.

1  Thank mikefaber
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Our chorus, Vermont Choral Union, performed recently on MaHaney concert stage, this is an accoustically gorgeous space. Both from the performer's and audience's perspective, this hall makes it easy to hear. Simple, clean decor adds to enjoyment. Middlebury College rocks.

1  Thank MK_in_VT
Reviewed 3 March 2017

You can't beat a beautiful little art museum with free admission, and some real gems in their collection. Don't miss the Calder mobile hanging in the back hallway. Also, there are some big pieces outside that are fun to explore.

1  Thank Livie2009
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