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The Pretoria Art Museum

Arcadia Park, Pretoria, South Africa
+27 12 344 1807
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Great art

Their permanent exhibits are amazing. I've been there so many times but still see something new in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
rhonethm
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Pretoria, South Africa
An art lover's paradise

if you're into art, whether modern, abstract, or renaissance, this is the museum to go, Whether... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Henrietta A
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Cape Town
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  • Very good44%
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10 Nov 2016
“LOVELY SPACE(S), ENJOYABLE TO VISIT BUT SURROUNDINGS UNWELCOMING”
25 Jul 2016
“African Art”
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Arcadia Park, Pretoria, South Africa
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+27 12 344 1807
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Their permanent exhibits are amazing. I've been there so many times but still see something new in art I have already seen.

Thank rhonethm
Reviewed 14 February 2017

if you're into art, whether modern, abstract, or renaissance, this is the museum to go, Whether you're an old hand at art or a newcomer to art, child or adult, it is an awe-inspiring experience. you cannot go to the museum and think you will...More

Thank Henrietta A
Reviewed 8 December 2016

A once wonderful little gallery that has gone to ruin. They had quite a good collection but have lost a lot due to theft. The completely disinterested staff also drag the tone down.

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Reviewed 10 November 2016

It is a pleasure to visit this museum, which has constantly changing and always interesting exhibitions as well as a couple of more permanent ones. Curators are knowledgeable and enthusiastic, and proud of their job. Though the museum is small, it is well-designed and subtly...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We were there to see the SASOL signature 2016 exhibition and the new glass as conveyor of image . Beautiful art work and well curated.The artists Diane Victor, Liesl Roos, Berco Wilsenach, Retief van Wyk and Iaan Bekker are taking the medium to levels that...More

Thank Ockert M
Reviewed 4 September 2016

If you are forced to go to this museum, don't expect the world-class exhibitions of 10 years ago. Just hold on to your wallet or handbag, pay a guard and extra insurance for your car and try to survive the stink. Don't cry too much....More

Thank Torm_UI
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Loved the fact that next to famous international art, we can proudly display a wide variety of beautiful African Art. Great for school outings, for the casual passer-by and for the Art-lover.

Thank Linda V
Reviewed 24 June 2016

We were lucking to see four special exhibits at the Art Museum during our visit. We were there during museum week and admission was free!

Thank Lee A
Reviewed 16 April 2016

The Pretoria Art Museum is set in a green and leafy gardens, (although some of the grass had worn off where people usually walk) and parts were littered. The Museum had some good displays of metal and wood art installations, black-and-white photographic displays of South...More

Thank Moronge O
Reviewed 12 January 2016

The gallery is very big and well planned. It has different sections so various artists can exhibit. The gardens used to be very beautiful but is now unfortunately overrun by vagrants and loiterers.

Thank HafsaPretoria
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