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Dubuque Museum of Art

701 Locust St, Dubuque, IA 52001-6817
+1 563-557-1851
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A Tiny Yet Compelling Little Gem

Very small, but with a wonderfully edited collection including well known French Artists, Grant... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Learn Through Art

Religious institutions, educational facilities, industry centers, war memorials all help one... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Lake Placid, Florida
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Iowa's oldest cultural institution established in 1874 located in the heart of downtown Dubuque's cultural corridor. Museum Hours: Monday Closed, Tuesday - Friday: 10:00am to 5:00pm, Saturday and Sunday: 1:00pm to 4:00pm. Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day. Admission (as of January 2013) Adults $6, Seniors $5, Students $3, Members receive free daily admission.
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good62%
  • Average8%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
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“grant wood” (8 reviews)
“on display” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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701 Locust St, Dubuque, IA 52001-6817
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Very small, but with a wonderfully edited collection including well known French Artists, Grant Wood and one of the few original Works ( out of a total of only 250 )by Edward Curtis who is famed for photographing & documenting the customs of most of...More

Thank abhumphrey
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Religious institutions, educational facilities, industry centers, war memorials all help one understand the history of a place. This art museum aids in the same way as it includes local artisans among their exhibits.

Thank dianel103
Reviewed 20 August 2017

To find such a treasure in this town of 60,000 was amazing. The excellent world renowned art on display is always a surprise, and the museum support of local up and coming artists is phenomenal. We saw Grant Wood art, modern international exhibits, and local...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Visited art museum in Dubuque..two floors of art Nice mix of various forms of art.A good place to spend a few hours.

Thank George P
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I really enjoyed my visit to this museum. There is a small but significant collection of Grant Wood paintings and lithographs. I also enjoyed the Edward Curtis exhibit. The curation is exceptional-wall texts in particular were very engaging and informative.

Thank ColetteSouth
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Great art to see. Grant Wood is always on display. If you're looking for a specific piece you should call ahead because their collection travels. More than Grant Wood to see. Check out their website as the exhibits change as does the display of their...More

Thank Go2FunFood
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The museum was small but good. The room with Wood's painting had several paintings that were not identified. It had a photo exhibit while we were there which was good.

Thank Michael_Keller
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Very nice place to visit, recommend it for anyone who loves art. Easily accessible, delightful with a nice feel to it.

1  Thank Jan C
Reviewed 9 April 2016

On April 7, 2016 I made my second visit to the museum. I found the staff very friendly on both visits. There are two levels to the building. Theres a Grant Wood section on the second floor. Some art on the second floor changes every...More

1  Thank ron F F
Reviewed 8 November 2015

The exhibits shown are unbelievably creative and special. The staff is great at the Museum, and I enjoy every visit.

1  Thank Cynthia N
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