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Columbus Museum of Art

480 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43215-3886
+1 614-221-6801
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Small gem

The traveling exhibits are uniformly good, though small. Stop in often for the various changes in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edna B
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Providence, Utah
Columbus Museum of Art - a Gem!

My wife and I enjoy visiting the Columbus Museum of Art several times a year to view the changing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
James K
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New Albany, Ohio
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“new wing” (26 reviews)
“new addition” (19 reviews)
“old masters” (7 reviews)
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480 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43215-3886
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+1 614-221-6801
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The traveling exhibits are uniformly good, though small. Stop in often for the various changes in the galleries

Thank Edna B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I enjoy visiting the Columbus Museum of Art several times a year to view the changing exhibitions. The architecture of the new wing is amazing

Thank James K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the museum briefly on a Sunday afternoon with our 15 and 9-year-old kids (as other reviewers have mentioned, the museum is free on Sundays). I was very impressed with the lengths at which the museum made the art feel accessible and relatable to...More

Thank Angie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful museum is free on Sunday afternoons. Wonderfully responsible of them to have a weekly time period when anyone can experience art, regardless of financial positions. Keep up the good work!

Thank Amy P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great collection, art is nicely displayed. I enjoy the cafe each time I go, would like to see them continue to expand. Love the gift shop as well. Overall, great place to take visitors to Columbus.

Thank Kristan J
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Don't miss this museum. It's small but certainly worth seeing. My daughter and I love going here. The exhibits are well curated. The gift shop has a lovely slection and you will surely come away with something special or unusual for the child in your...More

Thank Shankar R
Reviewed 13 July 2017

But had the regular European art and others as well. However I was impressed by the African American artist who created his paintings on wood. I also learned that glass has not changed over time. There was also a room dedicated to the Native Americans...More

Thank Marta E
Reviewed 11 July 2017

So we just could not resist the Free Sundays feature and spent 3+ hours very enjoyably easily finding favorites and the large 1st floor gallery of Ohio Watercolor Society selections from their juried 2016 exhibits. Finally the permanent collection is back with several newly displayed...More

Thank Semi-retired43221
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We spent close to 5 hours today at the Columbus Museum of Art. Oh my gosh. Sundays are free days, which we didn't know until we arrived but they do let you know you can make a donation :) We arrived about half an hour...More

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Remodeled art museum. Free day which was incredibly crowded. We had trouble finding parking as we didn't originally know meters are free on weekends. We joined the free tour which was so informative but very long.

Thank Amy G
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Kristina T
6 July 2017|
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As far as I know, yes on the wheelchair, no on alcohol.
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Tina C
28 May 2017|
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Response from Edgerton1 | Reviewed this property |
A tour given by a docent can be helpful to understand the history of the pieces and take a little extra time but it is worth it. Add in time for shopping and it could take about two to three hours.
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Abdi A
16 January 2017|
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Response from MariS45419 | Reviewed this property |
There is an admission fee. There are discounts for teachers, military and seniors. They lost have annual memberships that might be worthwhile if you want to make several trips or want to join their special programs for... More
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