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Morris Museum of Art

1 10th St, Augusta, GA 30901-0100
+1 706-724-7501
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Wonderful Collection.

The Morris has a wonderful and Internationally known collection of Southern Art from 1700's through... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
cordyroy
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Naples, Florida
Nice museum

The Morris Museum is located no the second floor of an office building on the Riverwalk and across... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Tinghua
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Potomac, Maryland
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Located on the Riverwalk in downtown Augusta, the Morris is the oldest museum in the country dedicated to the art and artists of the American South. Its permanent collection includes nearly 5,000 works of art, dating from the late-eighteenth century to the present. The Morris also hosts twelve or more special exhibitions every year and provides a rich variety of public programs and events. Admission is FREE every Sunday.
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1 10th St, Augusta, GA 30901-0100
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

The Morris has a wonderful and Internationally known collection of Southern Art from 1700's through today. Art is well displayed and grouped into various themes. The current special exhibit of Michaelopolis" New Orleans based paintings is fun. Great size too so you don't get art...More

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The Morris Museum is located no the second floor of an office building on the Riverwalk and across from the Marriott Hotel. It is a small museum but presents a variety of art from more traditional portraits to contemporary to glass. The entrance fee is...More

Thank Tinghua
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This museum is a decent sized museum for the size of Augusta. It has some mainstay pieces which I enjoy every time I go, but some pieces that rotate. When we first moved here we did one of the kid activities in the morning, and...More

Thank parrishutes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

My husband and I had plans that were spoiled so we decided to come here for a visit. It's an affordable place to go. We loved seeing all the art and it was a nice stop to get away from all the hustle and bustle....More

Thank roz4567
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I love to stroll around this museum on Sundays with my guy. It's a nice place to go where it's quiet. Much of the art is outstanding! Nice little gift shop, too.

Thank Angelofmcy
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This is one of those places that I always makes me feel better. I've been going here since I was a little girl. Its paintings still have a mesmerizing impact.

1  Thank meetmethere22
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We try to go to museums whenever we travel and this is now near the top of our list...not because it has masterpieces, but because the way that it was laid out, made it perfect viewing of all of artwork...Southern artists, civil war depictions, modern...More

1  Thank mlesser1
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed this museum. We just happened on it when visiting the Riverwalk. Lovely paintings that told many stories in the history of the south and our country (USA). It was really worth the visit and a good way to spend a couple hours...More

Thank Elaine O
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Like another reviewer, we were here during Hurricane Matthew. We were surprised to find some extraordinary pieces in a collection that is not overwhelming in size. It's definitely worth a visit if you are in Augusta.

Thank Holly W
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

It was surprisingly nice. A decent variety of art collections. It is conveniently located next to the river walk.

Thank widowson510
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Geraldine D
How much for admission
9 July 2016|
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Response from Juan L | Reviewed this property |
Regina is correct. I went to the Museum on a Sunday, and so it was free. I don't know what the regular rate is.
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