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Museum of Art

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Contemporary art museum featuring California artists' work

It is located at the end of the creek walk from the Mission Plaza Square. Open at 11 a.m. daily... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
on_the_go_98765
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Tucson
Nice Little Museum

The San Luis Obispo Museum of Art is a nice little museum just off the main street. They have... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
YayaShare
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Concord, California
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It is located at the end of the creek walk from the Mission Plaza Square. Open at 11 a.m. daily, there is no charge for admission. The exhibits change often and feature paintings, sculpture, photography, etc.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 19 October 2018

The San Luis Obispo Museum of Art is a nice little museum just off the main street. They have rotating shows, which appear to be curated and hung really well. They are raising money so that the word "Little" can someday be removed from my...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank YayaShare
Reviewed 25 September 2018

San Luis Obispo Museum of Art could really be called San Luis Obispo Gallery of Local Artists. That's what it is. And there is absolutely nothing wrong with that! However, I wouldn't recommend going here with the expectation of seeing a typical 'Museum' of art,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

It is a small friendly gallery space. Take a few minutes to enjoy and don't forget the upstairs part. Worth taking a peak.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 24 July 2018

I have been visiting this art gallery for over 25 years. They have great art shows, innovative...from photo to plein aire, sculture, mixed media. It is in a nice location in the middle of town next to the creek and many places to eat and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Liza W
Reviewed 5 July 2018

My daughter and I spent an hour here. The local artists are exceptional. Be sure to wander from one room to another.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

We visited expecting to see a nice selection of art. Since 2 of us were in wheelchairs, we barely made it into the front door and could only browse the small main floor. The building has no elevators. Most of the main floor was closed...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank DreamSeeker94
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

I’ve lived in SLO for a year and this was only my second visit to the SLO Museum of Art. The takeaway from this visit is that I need to go more often because it’s now clear to me that each of their exhibits should...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jonr105
Reviewed 25 March 2018

San Luis Obispo Museum of Art was a lovely surprise. It's quite small, just a couple of rooms--no worries about burning out trying to fit it all in in one visit! The museum was closing an hour after I arrived; I would have have liked...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MMama
Reviewed 4 March 2018

There were two main exhibits for my visit. One was watercolors and the other was 12 x 12 size paintings. There were some very interesting paintings in each collection. Everything was for sale.

Date of experience: March 2018
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