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Columbia Museum of Art

Corner of Main and Hampton Sts, Columbia, SC
+1 803-799-2810
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Columbia Museum of Art

We visited the Columbia Museum of Art and I personally loved the exhibitions. That 70's Show... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Franklin, Tennessee
Under renovation until summer 2018

The museum is undergoing significant expansion/renovation through approximately August 2018... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
San Diego, California
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Corner of Main and Hampton Sts, Columbia, SC
+1 803-799-2810
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Columbia Museum of Art and I personally loved the exhibitions. That 70's Show showed cool art from the collection. I loved reading the posters for every single year from 1970-1979. I was walking down Memory Lane. I enjoyed the nostalgia viewing art,...More

Thank MSO70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is undergoing significant expansion/renovation through approximately August 2018, meaning that many of the permanent exhibits -- such as the classical European and Asian collections -- are nowhere to be seen until then. The museum does seem to be charging half-price admission as compensation....More

1  Thank EugeC
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Love this place! We visit often as a couple and as a family. The changing exhibits are always really fun and well done, but the main part of the museum is so interesting too. I always find something new! The gift shop is also really...More

Thank lucysue82012
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I've lived in Columbia for more than half of my life now, and haven't been to the museum until recently. I went for a corporate event at Christmas time and was very impressed with the exhibition and the gallery space. So much so, that I...More

Thank Zanna W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We were surprised to find out this museum was having a "Fairy Tale" Dalí exhibition since March of this year. The museum was showing several of Dalí's illustrations based on Alice in Wonderland, Grimm Brothers, and Don Quijote. My daughter who is 12 is a...More

Thank Chiki2399
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Coming from the Main St entrance, it appears mostly like a small shop; however, once you walk past the shop into the main hall you realize the size of the museum with all its attractions. Great pit stop for families.

Thank TheBogotano
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I just had to see the new Salvador Dai exhibit of illustrated fairy tales. This included Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carrol . It was a very nice exhibit and I recommend I tto all Dali fans. The adjoining exhibit by Geter was new to...More

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Visited the museum with friends August 2016 as part of the Arts and Draughts series. An artist exhibiting amazing aerial photos of the Charleston coast was featured. The music was good, the beer was good, and we toured the small but well put together collection....More

Thank Marcia W
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Very good Salvadore Dali exhibit, prints from illustrations for "Don Quixote", Hans Christian Andersen fairy tales, etc. Note: the permanent collection is closed for building renovations.

Thank wanderLIng1
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Had been to this museum on a previous visit to Columbia and enjoyed it. Nice building, good collection for a small city and located in the heart of downtown. Was attracted this time by an ad for a Dali Exhibit. Exhibit itself was very good...More

1  Thank dmcnslt
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Rebekah P
17 November 2016|
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Response from MyrtleBeach60 | Reviewed this property |
Sunday's are still free but I don't know the admission, We always go on a Sunday!
jan p
4 August 2016|
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Response from MyrtleBeach60 | Reviewed this property |
If you go to the parking garage behind Mast General on Taylor street on a Saturday or Sunday the parking is free.