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Krannert Art Museum

500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-6913
+1 217-244-0516
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KAM not to be missed Art Collecting and Natural History in Early Modern Europe

I was lucky enough to have a guided tour by co-curator Maureen Warren who brought this exquisite... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
William M
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Chicago, Illinois
Great visit

Visited on a Saturday afternoon mainly to get out of the hot sun. The rooms were spacious with... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
01Freckles
,
Quincy, Illinois
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“pottery” (3 reviews)
“sculptures” (6 reviews)
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500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-6913
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"pottery"
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"sculptures"
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

I was lucky enough to have a guided tour by co-curator Maureen Warren who brought this exquisite show alive. Coveting Nature explores the ways botanists worked with artists and illustrators in the early modern period with printed images that revolutionized the observational sciences. They are...More

1  Thank William M
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Visited on a Saturday afternoon mainly to get out of the hot sun. The rooms were spacious with plenty of items to look at a great variety of art and pottery to view overall worth visiting free admission.

Thank 01Freckles
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

I only gave it three stars, the garden outside with the little sculptures was fun. Inside the museum they had a really odd mix of stuff. There was some art which was ok, but a lot of videos like a ted talk style thing, a...More

Thank Kyle W
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Pictures part of museum is OK but what surprised me was the very nice collection of Peruvian art in the basement of the museum.

Thank NayiU
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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

It is very good place. It is a very nice place. The staff is very nice here. The place is small. It not like the art place in Chicago.

Thank Scott D
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

My daughter had a week-long class there with their own art exhibit at the end of the week. Afterwards we were able to walk through the entire place, taking pictures and learning about all the different cultures represented there. From ancient Egyptian statues and stone...More

2  Thank Wen S
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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I had a day here with a class about Ancient Greek sport. We had a chance to look at thousands years old collections. It was amazing. It's a place to take your kids to. They do not have a big collection like those in Chicago...More

3  Thank Khang N
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

This is a nice small museum at U of I Good quality works in all media worth visiting Temporary exhibits are worth the time and its just an enjoyable part of a big 10 university campus

3  Thank Clevlander
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Filled with everything from ancient Egyptian to contemporary photography. Plus a gallery of African Art. Very interesting and worth a visit. Depending on what kind of art you like your visit could take about two - three hours.

1  Thank fizzy1991
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

Definitely worth a visit - the Taft sculptures are intense and there's a variety of art from around the world and throughout the centuries.

1  Thank Jennifer R
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