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Allentown Art Museum

31 N 5th St, Allentown, PA 18101-1616
+1 610-432-4333
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Very nice collection

This small art museum has put together a nice collection. The art is well displayed and nicely... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
WVMaven
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Lewisburg, West Virginia
Nice museum

Nice afternoon visit if you are in the area. Excellent staff and exhibits. Reasonable cost. Small... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
shoetravelers
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Augusta, Georgia
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31 N 5th St, Allentown, PA 18101-1616
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"permanent collection"
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"the frank lloyd wright"
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"gift shop"
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"special exhibits"
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"nice small town"
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"nice gallery"
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"library room"
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"children's area"
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"street parking"
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"rainy day"
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"nice afternoon"
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"great collection"
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"rotating exhibits"
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"couple of hours"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small art museum has put together a nice collection. The art is well displayed and nicely grouped. We really liked the large oil of Lehighton, PA. We had a nice lunch in the small cafe and highly recommend the chicken pot pie. A great...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Nice afternoon visit if you are in the area. Excellent staff and exhibits. Reasonable cost. Small eatery and gift shop, both worth stopping by.

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

I enjoy visiting the Art Museum a few times a year. Its a relaxing weekend place to go on a Saturday or Sunday.

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

We enjoyed the paintings from their permanent collection. We appreciate fine art and don't care if the artist is or isn't famous. This museum's collections include many interesting works by artists I never heard of. Small, well-run museum staffed with friendly people. I usually skip...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

This is a fun afternoon trip. They sometimes have events going on. We last went for the origami event.

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

The Allentown Art Museum is a relatively small museum founded by local and celebrated Artist Walter Emerson Baum in 1934. For it's size it is exceptional, with wonderful exhibits (the Hudson River school exhibit is superb), the Frank Lloyd Wright library room, American and European...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Love the collections of art at the museum. There is such a diverse eclectic collection. Love the permanent collection.

Thank Margaritaville1010
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

I love this place. The diversity in the collection along with revolving activities makes this place interesting no matter how many times you go. The gift shop is also a wonderful marvel with handmade items and awesome collectables or educational items for the kids. We...More

Thank 69susan
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

I am a Frank Lloyd Wright enthusiast so I really went to see the FLW Library that was reconstructed inside the Allentown Museum of Art, but also toured the permanent collection of art and found everything to be exceptionally good for a museum this size....More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Unexpectedly good museum for a city of this size, with innovative temporary exhibits. Multiple community events were going on while I was there.

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Response from 1naturegirl | Reviewed this property |
Allentown Art Museum - Hours, Prices Gallery Hours: Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., free admission from 4 p.m. till closing Sunday noon to 4 p.m., free admission all... More
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