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Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

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Day off biking

What a fantastic surprise. Did not expect to find such a beautiful museum on this trip. Definitely... read more

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Curtis P
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Good place to spend a rainy day

Quite a lot in this museum and best of all, it's free. Good rainy day activity for the family. We... read more

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Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art welcomes all to celebrate the American spirit in a setting that unites the power of art with the beauty of nature.
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600 Museum Way, Bentonville, AR 72712-4947
+1 479-418-5700
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a fantastic surprise. Did not expect to find such a beautiful museum on this trip. Definitely go if you’re anywhere near. Also add the Frank Lloyd Wright house...

Thank Curtis P
Reviewed yesterday

Quite a lot in this museum and best of all, it's free. Good rainy day activity for the family. We were impressed with the collection.

Thank SDDC11
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited with group. Tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly. Lots of different areas, including two built as bridges over water.

Thank MO8ball
Reviewed 4 days ago

Got to go to Frank Lloyd Wright house. Great tour with a voice wand. It really put you into the whole experience. Also pavilion before house gave a lot of the history. Museum was fantastic again. We had been here several years ago. exhibits were...More

Thank 37sidneym
Reviewed 6 days ago

Probably the most incredible architectural experience I have ever seen. The art explored the entire spectrum of American art. A must visit site

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Crystal Bridges and were very much impressed. First, there was plenty of parking, but you should not take the first place you find! We did and were sorry. You could keep driving through the lots and would end up in the parking...More

Thank Dan F
Reviewed 1 week ago

The design is unique and beautiful. it is free to public and give people opportunities to learn american history/culture. love it

Thank LegendBird
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are not art lovers but we loved this museum. The building itself is a work of art. We would have been happy to tour the building even if it was empty. We enjoyed the artwork. Even as non art lovers we recognized a few...More

Thank Robin V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Heard about the museum from a relatives post on FB. We had orginally hoped to see a Georgia O'Keefe exhibit but missed that by a few days. Sign to the museum might be a little better, but ... Art exhibits were excellent, much better than...More

Thank Traveller68845
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful meal for a very reasonable price. Service was excellent and friendly. Place was mobbed but everything came out on time and delicious.

Thank Mark H
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Carolyn R
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Response from foodiesonoma | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if Georgia is still showing best to check on website
14 April 2018|
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Response from CC C | Reviewed this property |
If you enjoy good art, definitely plan on spending more time here - it's too much to really appreciate in one day
30 September 2017|
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Response from deeannc2015 | Reviewed this property |
You do not have to purchase tickets in advance but it helps if there is a line. If I remember correctly, the price was 20 dollars and some change.