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Oglethorpe University Museum of Art

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Impressive visiting collections as well as a top notch permanent collection

This museum is small, but hosts some amazing visiting collections and it has an impressive... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
JonesAtlanta
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Atlanta
Oglethorpe University is like being at Hogwarts

This University is a very unique place to visit. The baseball field with its seating under flags... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2017
kathrine j
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Rome, Georgia
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4 May 2017
“Impressive visiting collections as well as a top notch permanent collection”
29 Jan 2017
“Oglethorpe University is like being at Hogwarts”
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

This museum is small, but hosts some amazing visiting collections and it has an impressive permanent collection. It's worth the visit and if you have questions about the art, the museum staff is very knowledgable and helpful. Don't overlook it because it's way back on...More

Thank JonesAtlanta
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This University is a very unique place to visit. The baseball field with its seating under flags looks like something out of Harry Potter. There are beautiful buildings that make this campus truly unique. It is a nice place to stop by and see if...More

Thank kathrine j
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

This little campus is beyond lovely. If you enjoy strolling around the halls of ivy, you simply must visit this little jewel. Allow time to enjoy the Oglethorpe Museum of Art. It's the top floor of the Library building. Always an excellent exhibit. Easily enjoyed...More

Thank halfmetaljacket
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favorite museums in Atlanta. Specializing in realistic artistic representation, this museum offers exhibits such as Audubon birds, Japanese Embroidery, offerings from Prince Charles private holdings at Highgrove...The watercolor exhibit is one of my all time favorites...I can't think of others,...More

Thank 1965Suisse
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Oglethorpe Museum has done it yet again! Currently exhibiting Nuido, the way of Japanese Embroidery (unfortunately departing March 6), it is another jaw dropping, fabulous exhibit by this wonderful museum. On just one floor of the campus library, the museum is so do-able and intimate,...More

Thank 1965Suisse
Reviewed 2 December 2015

I have to admit OUMA is part of my university, but regardless, it's a gem. Two main galleries. Three or four shows a year. Very high quality and overall, a wonderful place to visit or meet a friend.

Thank LarrySc
Reviewed 16 September 2015

This small jewel of a museum is tucked away in the library of Oglethorpe University campus and well worth the visit. Being small, it will only take about an hour, but provide a lifetime of great visual memory and information. Filling the void in Atlanta...More

Thank 1965Suisse
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Always have a good experience visiting the museum. It is a small museum but very well done. I am a museum member and to join is not expensive. When I last visited there was a colored pencil art exhibit which was very interesting and a...More

Thank aug30
Reviewed 29 March 2015

I'm surprised they charge $5 admission considering how small the "museum" is. And calling it a museum is pushing it because it's on the third floor of a library. I came to this because apparently they had some exhibit on Albert Einstein but all they...More

Thank practicalnihilist
Reviewed 26 July 2014

Had the exhibits as advertized but is very small and out of the way. Not really worth the effort to get there. Best part were the high school artists' works.

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