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The Snite Museum of Art

South Bend, IN
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Nice museum

This is a nice museum on Notre Dame's campus. It's not the best museum in the world, but a nice... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
LAT681
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Westfield
Small but nice

We went specifically to see the Rembrandt etchings. The museum had magnifiers in the gallery so... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
edgefield2017
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Tobaccoville, North Carolina
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One of the best university art museums in the U.S., this museum at the University of Notre Dame features 18,000 pieces including a large religious collection and works representing the major periods in world art history.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

This is a nice museum on Notre Dame's campus. It's not the best museum in the world, but a nice stop if you have time if you're already on the campus visiting.

Thank LAT681
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We went specifically to see the Rembrandt etchings. The museum had magnifiers in the gallery so you could look up close at the art work which was very helpful. The whole gallery can be seen in as little as an hour if you do a...More

Thank edgefield2017
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

This museum on the Notre Dame campus is right across the street from the football stadium. We always stop here if we are on campus for any reason. Their galleries range from ancient pottery, statues and dolls to modern paintings. Their temporary exhibits are usually...More

Thank Steve M
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Most visitors to the University of Notre Dame campus in South Bend, Indiana, come to watch a football game on Saturday afternoon. But there are other attractions, not the least of which is the Snite Museum of Art. Coincidentally, it is located at 100 Moose...More

3  Thank Taylor B
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

It is a perfect small art museum with some artifacts of Indian culture dating more than1000 years ago. Several very good paintings. Of course, it is not Art Institute in Chicago, but for South Bend this place is a must see. No entrance fee.

Thank Joe7799
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

I attended a 'poetry slam' here, and strolled through the museum as well! I plan on returning every time I'm in town to visit my daughter!

Thank tennisne12016
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is a small but very interesting gallery on the Notre Dame campus. There's plenty to see, the staff are friendly, and the presentation is excellent. But at the moment, I would very strongly recommend a beautiful and mesmerising video installation by Timothy Earl O'Neill...More

1  Thank MatildaOxford
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Located on the Notre Dame campus, this museum is an amazing eclectic collection of art. They have something for everyone to enjoy. Plan on spending several hours.

Thank pea1000
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

…probably not worth a journey, there are certainly wonderful works that are worthy of deep consideration, though you need to wade through quite a lot of second rate stuff to find them. First, location: while the authorities see fit to pay $400 million to improve...More

1  Thank Mike H
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is a fantastic venue with ever-changing displays. Underrated and not visited enough. Maybe this is good because when you visit, there is no crowd.

1  Thank samuel755
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