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Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville

333 N Laura St, Hemming Plaza, Jacksonville, FL 32202-3505
+1 904-366-6911
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A work of art inside and out

The museum has a very modern selection of art. The art is spread over multiple floors, and the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Craig M
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Jacksonville, Florida
If you are an art lover, maybe

Dreary Sunday, empty section of downtown and a number of homeless trying to find a warm place to... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
grrprr
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Tallahassee, Florida
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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333 N Laura St, Hemming Plaza, Jacksonville, FL 32202-3505
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum has a very modern selection of art. The art is spread over multiple floors, and the lobby (usually the best art in the building). If you like unusual pieces of different mediums (paintings, sculptures, etc.) you will enjoy this museum. The surrounding area...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Dreary Sunday, empty section of downtown and a number of homeless trying to find a warm place to hole up. Not the best environment to get you in the right mood. Good news was street parking is free on Sunday and the homeless mind their...More

Thank grrprr
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This small jewel is on three floors, the ground floor mostly being occupied by a shop and restaurant. It has a very pleasing airy and welcoming interior with a tall atrium with stairs rising either side to the galleries. When we visited the Mark Rampolla...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I visited with my family and we found the staff polite and the exhibits both interesting and the perfect size. I highly recommend this museum.

Thank Coyote-Travelerz
Reviewed 2 February 2017

MOCA Jacksonville is in a re-purposed downtown building with galleries covering three floors. During our visit we saw extensive exhibits of works by Hans Hofmann and Frank Rampolla. Both were beautifully mounted and highly enjoyable due to excellent curation and labels. MOCA is a must-see...More

Thank Ron G
MOCAjax, Public Relations Manager at Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We appreciate it. We're so happy you enjoyed the exhibitions.

Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We have visited twice on trips to Jacksonville. The exhibits have been very interesting both times. It is a manageable size, and you can see everything in 1-2 hours. We also had dinner in the museum restaurant, and I was very happy to have a...More

1  Thank rajalance
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Small gallery . The art was good but limited. The gift shop was really nice. Did not eat there but the cafe looked good.Staff rather subdued . I liked the city skyline going in. The visiting photo museum was interesting and the wood cuts were...More

1  Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The museum exhibits are wonderfully curated. The layout over three floors with open spaces is beautiful. There are special community programs and a nice shop that features some local artists work.

1  Thank MsRae28
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Really nice contemporary works of art, one so huge as to blow one's mind! Lots of color and talent in this place.

Thank Mary Lou M
MOCAjax, Public Relations Manager at Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2016

Thank you for visiting!

Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Finding parking is a nightmare. The building looks big but there really isn't much art being exhibited there. The 1st floor is a shop & restaurant. The next 2 floors are art. Above that, I have no idea what is up there because of the...More

Thank Angela B
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l b
2 October 2016|
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Response from MOCAjax | Property representative |
Regular adult admission is $8. For a complete list of admission prices and basic information about visiting MOCA Jacksonville, please go to our website and click on "visit." Thank you!
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staysinhotel
1 June 2016|
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Response from MOCAjax | Property representative |
MOCA Jacksonville exhibits art on four floors. "Project Atrium" installations are displayed in the Atrium Gallery. The Permanent Collection and exhibitions in the UNF Gallery at MOCA are displayed on the second floor... More
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