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Morris Museum of Art

1 10th St, Augusta, GA 30901-0100
+1 706-724-7501
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Portraits come alive.

Museum docents in character entertained our 4 year old as well as being informative to us adults... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Debra S
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Free on Sunday

Beautiful building with an art gallery that extends over the past 200 years. While relatively... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
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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
+1 706-724-7501
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Museum docents in character entertained our 4 year old as well as being informative to us adults. Beautiful works of art and very tastefully displayed. Family friendly art though some nude statues. Very friendly staff.

Thank Debra S
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Beautiful building with an art gallery that extends over the past 200 years. While relatively small, it provides a good insight into southern art. Two areas are reserved for rotating art. Go on a Sunday when it is free!

Thank davidpS7730SF
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The Morris museum displays southern artist or art with a southern theme. It is a very nice facility and the art is good, although I didn't see any really big name artists.

Thank TooOldtoRun
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
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Geraldine D
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.