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University of Arizona Museum of Art

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Manageable size, interesting offerings.

We went for a Day of the Dead exhibit and enjoyed the variety of other installations they had... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2015
Cleveland, Ohio
Worth the trouble!

It is difficult to find the UofA's Art Museum, and even harder to find a place to park near it... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2015
Tucson, Arizona
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Tucson’s premier art collection. Seven centuries of art - one museum. Home to the spectacular, 26 surviving panels of the Altarpiece of Ciudad Rodrigo, acknowledged by scholars as the finest 15th century Castilian altarpiece outside of Spain...more
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Reviewed 11 November 2015

We went for a Day of the Dead exhibit and enjoyed the variety of other installations they had. Museum is easy to navigate, has relevant southwestern exhibits and is well hung for the most part. Easy to do in an hour or so.

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Reviewed 22 October 2015

It is difficult to find the UofA's Art Museum, and even harder to find a place to park near it. Stunning as it sounds, the powers that be at the University haven't included a parking area for visitors, and there are precious few signs to...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2015

The Museum of Art at the University of Arizona is small but surprisingly interesting with artifacts dating from the Roman Empire, paintings from the 15th century and an absorbing exhibition on light. A real joy!

Thank Ilana S
Reviewed 1 October 2015

This is a small but great museum on the campus of the University of Arizona. Lots of local artists with a huge display of pottery, and the history of native American all around Tucson.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 31 July 2015

They had a great exhibit of Dali's and a number of good artists like Gallego in this two story facility. I would estimate about an hour to two hours to visit all the paintings and sculptures, more if you want to relax and enjoy the...More

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 17 May 2015

The museum is small but has a fairly wide variety of exhibits. The facility is well maintained and has two floors. One area is dedicated to student art which is very interesting, and the exhibits rotate every few months - Andy Warhol and Dali showings...More

1  Thank Julie B
Reviewed 1 May 2015

My niece and I went to see the "Figures and Expressions in 20th Century America" exhibit (which is no longer there) and we weren't disappointed. It was fun to put our faces into a few of the paintings. We're leaving town but we'll definitely go...More

1  Thank yumaborn
Reviewed 9 April 2015

Small but surprising museum! Dali portraits of Old Testament figures are simple and powerful. The museum's core, though, is Fernando Gallego's alter pieces: astonishingly modern and emotional; could spend several hours just contemplating in one room.

2  Thank AllanGo
Reviewed 25 March 2015

It doesn't matter what exhibit the Museum is showing, the art is beautifully hung and displayed. Groups or individuals are welcomed. Docents are always available for questions or tours. I l love the gift shop which always has good representation of artist items at good...More

1  Thank Judois
Reviewed 7 March 2015

The museum is not very large, but there is a lot of art packed into it. The Andy Warhol artwork was worth the visit. If you are in the area, I would suggest to anyone that they stop and check it out. It does not...More

Thank Ryan O
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