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The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art

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Address: Botanical Gardens | 183 South Road, DV02, Bermuda
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Bermuda's first purpose built museum houses a collection of Bermuda...

Bermuda's first purpose built museum houses a collection of Bermuda inspired art of over 1,400 works by artists such as Georgia O'Keeffe, Winslow Homer and Albert Gleizes. A continuously evolving show of local artists is also on display. To learn about Bermuda's culture and history, there is no better stop on your vacation itinerary! Open Monday - Saturday, 10 am - 4 pm and Sunday from 11 am - 4:30 pm. CLOSED on Public Holidays and Exhibit Changeovers. Admission $5, free for members and children under 12.

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There is something different on every visit

We went especially to see their new exhibit Room with a View. The Gallery we enjoyed even more was exhibiting "stippling" paintings by Carlos Santana which just blew us away. Go... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2017
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Toronto
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143 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We went especially to see their new exhibit Room with a View. The Gallery we enjoyed even more was exhibiting "stippling" paintings by Carlos Santana which just blew us away. Go very close to the paintings to see the fine fine details and shading. Do not miss this gallery.

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MasterworksTeam, Guest Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Toronto-beeb, Thank you immensely for taking out the time to write this lovely review. We appreciate every word and are delighted to hear that you've enjoyed two of our most popular exhibits! Please stay tuned for more equally breathtaking Bermudian art! Come back soon! Kind regards, Masterworks Team More 

Dallas, Texas
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27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Having discovered The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art a few years ago, my husband and I make it a point to visit it on our annual Bermuda vacation. We have never been disappointed! The permanent collection as well as the special exhibits are, simply put, masterful. The museum has an intimate feel which invites one to enjoy all of the... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Guest Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Clipper, We are so thrilled to hear how much you and your husband enjoy coming to Masterworks!!! Thank you for this kind review and for your continued support of our establishment. Please refer us toany friends and/ or relatives traveling to Bermuda. We will ensure they have an equally great time! We look forward to your next visit! Sincerely,... More 

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Reviewed 24 December 2016

This jewel of a museum is well worth a visit during a trip to Bermuda. The collection is wonderful and contains many artworks by world renowned artists rarely seen outside of the island. The views of Bermuda in the hands of such talent will enable you to see the island in a new and glorious light. And the shop features... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Visitor, On behalf of our Executive Director Tom Butterfield and his staff, we thank you kindly for your words and your generous review of 5 stars. We are delighted to have enhances your Bermuda experience. Please spread the word about any family or friends who visit the island. We hope to see you again soon! Warmly, Masterworks Team More 

Oswestry
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

Returned from Bermuda today. The artistic highlight of the trip was the supremely presented Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art. Never before have we viewed a collection that has been presented in such an enchanting way. The major exh'ibition was presented as a train ride on the former railway. Other gems such as the' Queen of Bermuda' display and 'Arthur's Galaxy'... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear John, We are thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed our collection to the fullest! Thank you immensely for taking out the time to write us such a positive review. We hope that you come back to Bermuda as well as Masterworks Museum sooner than later, as we have so much more in the store for the upcoming year... More 

Vancouver, British Columbia
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Reviewed 12 November 2016

My sister & I truly enjoyed our visit to Masterworks! The paintings, both old & new, truly capture the beauty of Bermuda! The staff were 'over the top' helpful & kind. We found unique postcards in the gift shop. The food in the restaurant was healthy & very affordable. We went back for lunch a few days later as we... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dearest Aileen, Thank you so much for taking out the time to write us such a lovely memo! We appreciate the kind words regarding our hard working staff and volunteering. We are also very happy to hear that you had such a great time at Masterworks! Please note that our newest exhibit " A Room With A View" will debut... More 

Somerset Village, Bermuda
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Reviewed 8 November 2016

While babysitting my niece we took a stroll after breakfast. Straight through Botanical Gardens and into Masterworks! Greeted with big smiles and informative suggestions it was a no brainer coming here! The walls were busy with Art of all shapes and sizes; mediums varied, sculptures & installations about-not to mention an interactive train set!;quaint cart on a magnet railroad of... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Visitor, We are delighted that your garden stroll took you through our doors! Thank you so much for your kind words and the detailed descriptions that you offered of our little museum. Hope your niece enjoyed it too! We love when kids learn to appreciate art at an early age hence why at Masterworks we put a lot of... More 

New Jersey
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36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Masterworks sits in the Bermuda Botanical Gardens so you are surrounded by beauty inside of the building as well as outside. The art work displayed offers many views of Bermuda -- much of it painted by local artists but interspersed with paintings by Winslow Homer, Georgia O'Keefe etc. The building itself is lovely -- the cedar floors, trim, the beams,... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Veneto, Thank you immensely for the lovely write up! We greatly appreciate your continued support of our museum and hope to see you soon again. Stay tuned for more of our upcoming exhibitions featuring local talent! Many thanks, Masterworks Staff More 

Marlton, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

The Masterworks Museum vividly reflects on the inside what the tropical beauty of Bermuda's Botanical Gardens shows on the outside. This "boutique" gem shares the grounds with the Gardens, and together provide indoor and outdoor delights. I had my photo taken with Mark Twain, a bronze statue of whom was seated in the foyer to greet visitors. After the fun... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dearest Gina, Masterworks staff can't thank you enough for your detailed account of your experience at our museum. We are beyond thrilled that you had such a wonderful time and enjoyed having a taste of the local flair. If you have any friends who are planning to travel to Bermuda in the near future, we would love to receive them... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We popped in here this morning for a Saturday morning coffee. I love this place. Some incredible arts, crafts and gifts are on offer from local artists which are extremely good value. Definitely worth exploring. The coffee shop is also pleasant but the server, Misha, is less than pleasant. This is disappointing as she is a negative in an otherwise... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear Galen, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We appreciate all of the feedback as it helps us improve our further services and operations. Next time you are at Masterworks, coffee is on us :) Warm regards, Masterworks Team More 

Galveston, Texas
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

My wife and I just spent eight days in Bermuda. The highlight of our trip was a visit to The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art. It is hidden gem that we almost missed. The Museum contains an exceptional collection of Bermuda art, history descriptions of travel to Bermuda, including trains, cruise ships, airplanes and travel adventures, and exceptional collections of... More 

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MasterworksTeam, Public Relations Manager at The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for your kind words! Tom and Masterworks staff are delighted to hear that you and your wife had such an excellent time under our roof. We appreciate that you chose to visit us during your vacation and hope that you come back soon! Please suggest us to any friends or family who come to... More 

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