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Harwood Museum of Art

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Gorgeous collection in a beautiful facility

1.5 hours was about enough time to explore all the galleries in this wonderful museum, with the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Reid S
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Andover, Massachusetts
A Taos Gem

The building housing the Harwood Museum's extensive collection of art is a thing of beauty. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Formed in 1923 by Lucy Harwood and several members of the Taos Society of Artists, the Harwood Museum of Art is the second oldest museum in New Mexico. The museum has been affiliated with the University of New Mexico since 1935, and it now boasts...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

1.5 hours was about enough time to explore all the galleries in this wonderful museum, with the help of the security guard who was also an excellent docent and art enthusiast!

Thank Reid S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building housing the Harwood Museum's extensive collection of art is a thing of beauty. The architecture is as rooted in New Mexico's cultural ethos as the paintings and installations of the wildly talented artists that adorn the walls. The Agnes Martin Gallery took my...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful art from the Taos Art Society painters. All paintings were well presented and easy to view. Definitely worth a visit when in Taos.

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Harwood Museum of Art has a wonderful collection of regional art including works by the early Taos artists, art indigenous people as well as contemporary works like the Vapor Paintings of Larry Bell. I especially like the sculpture in the front of the museum...More

Thank Ed B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Self-guided museum with New Mexican art. Staff are always friendly. I wish I lived here and could attend some of the museum events. Worth the time to explore.

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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We loved the Harwood Museum, particularly the new room devoted to Agnes Martin. The place is a modern counterbalance to all the more traditional arts/ crafts widely available and showed a different side to art in the SW

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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Just not our style of art. We found the Taos Art Museum at Fechin House and the Millicent Rogers Museum much more interesting

Thank mamapsych
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We visit many museums throughout US and Europe.I know it's a small city museum, but it was clearly the worst we have ever visited. Foolish to say the least installation galleries which we were later told by locals have been in place for a long...More

Thank Dave R
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

I visited the Harwood museum today with the hope of seeing some great art from the Taos Society of Artists. Paid $18 for two of us to visit. Only one gallery held art from the early years, Sharp, Blumenschein, Berninghaus, etc. There is a very...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My friend and I were genuinely smitten with the Harwood. Although the collection is small, it is diverse and carefully curated. We were delighted at the juxtaposition of classic and modern exhibits. Housed in a sprawling Adobe hacienda, the museum welcomes you to wander from...More

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