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Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

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2 weeks ago
“An artistic oasis ”
2 weeks ago
“Good display space; pity that the exhibition was disappointing”
With two locations, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego is the region's foremost forum devoted to the exploration and presentation of the art of our time, presenting works across all media created since 1950. MCASD provides an unprecedented...more
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700 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4291
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Art museum because we both have a strong interest in the Arts and also it was extremely convenient to the Station at San Diego. We did appreciate the display space and the modernity of the concrete walls etc. However when we visited...More

1  Thank BobandJosie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is not a huge museum but it is well with 30-45 minutes to go in door and switch off. During visit is was all about local and Mexican art; using different media.

1  Thank TroelsJ61
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed to arriving to find that it is closed for renovations Not sure when they will reopen again Please check or call The italian restaurant on the premises is still open with outside seating

1  Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The Museum of Contemporary Art is a beautiful venue along Prospect. Unfortunately, they closed in January for a major remodel. I believe the Museum Cafe, which is wonderful, will be open for a few months still. The Museum's shop is also a place for unusual...More

Thank ljtraveler2013
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My wife and I visited the Museum of Contemporary Art in La Jolla the other day. For you living-on-budget students under 25, show your ID and school ID (but the worker believed me and didn't ask for mine) and you're good to go. If you're...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Was looking forward to seeing contemporary art, but was surprise that it was mainly black and white photographs. They had an exhibit of Vietnam War protest posters, which was about the most interesting part of the museum. The sculpture garden had a scenic view of...More

Thank FluteGirl128
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This wealthy community legacy brings in some leading edge art and has a solid collection that is well displayed. Succulent and tropical gardens are wonderful as well. Great place for a wedding.

Thank Nationalparksdiva
Reviewed 21 October 2016

There are some interesting sculptures along the garden path on the side of the building facing the ocean. The garden is free and we found some great photo spots.

Thank Evelyn C
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Wedding was out on the patio by sunset, looking out at the ocean! How much more beautiful can you get! The reception was inside and delicious! Great spot for a wedding.....

Thank sandyp48
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We started with breakfast the Café with Fresh Local foods and Coffee reasonably priced. $12.00-$14.00 Breakfast and then walked and toured the Museum. Perfect way to spend a Sunday Morning.

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