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Greenville County Museum of Art

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What a nice art museum!

This is a delightful Art Museum with a tremendous selection from many different periods. It is easy... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mexfolkart
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Charleston, South Carolina
Amazing free museum

This is a beautiful and large museum that is free to the public. Hours vary on day of week so check... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2019
JD3073
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Greenville, South Carolina
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All reviews jasper johns on display wyeth paintings free admission wyeth family large collection fantastic works permanent collection is excellent collection multiple floors gift shop rainy day bob jones well worth the trip two hours in town galleries
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a delightful Art Museum with a tremendous selection from many different periods. It is easy to get around in and perfect for a pleasant morning or afternoon visit. It is even child friendly and it is always wonderful to see parents explaining the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mexfolkart
GCMA_SC, Public Relations Manager at Greenville County Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for taking time to leave a review. I hope you will visit again soon--we have three new exhibitions opening later this month, and our Fine Art+Flora Weekend is set for May 3-5--a must-see event!

Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

This is a beautiful and large museum that is free to the public. Hours vary on day of week so check before making the trip. Easy Parking in the Heritage Green lot (public library, children's museum of upstate, little theatre and art museum). The front...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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GCMA_SC, Public Relations Manager at Greenville County Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for taking time to leave a review about the GCMA. I'm so glad you enjoyed your visit, and hope you'll join us again when you're in Greenville. Exhibitions change frequently, and one of our signature and not-to-be-missed events, Fine Art + Flora...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

This place is first class all the way. No admission, which also makes it nice. Have a good quality of art on display and always a nice temporary exhibit.More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Paula A, Public Relations Manager at Greenville County Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thanks so much for taking time to comment on your visit. We appreciate your kind remarks and hope you are able to visit again soon. We will have a large portion of our Jasper Johns collection opening in November, soon after our annual Antiques, Fine...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018

Love this small museum in the heart of Greenville. Great for families, couples, or going alone to pontificate over incredible artwork in our little town!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Paula A, Public Relations Manager at Greenville County Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thanks so much for leaving a review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit to the GCMA and hope you will visit again soon. Be sure to visit during our annual Antiques, Fine Art & Design Weekend, October 12-14. Learn more at gcma[dot]org.

Reviewed 29 August 2018

Peaceful, free and educational! My daughter and I enjoyed the museum very much! We visited late in the day on a Saturday so we had to move through at a faster pace than we would have normally to make it through before closing. We will...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Crystal L
Paula A, Public Relations Manager at Greenville County Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

We're so glad you enjoyed your visit to the GCMA! Thank you for taking time to leave a review. I hope you are able to visit again soon, and, if you are local, be sure to check the calendar of events on our website gcma[dot]org...More

Reviewed 22 August 2018

I really prefer small museums that I can enjoy in 1-2 hours. This place met that criteria. I especially enjoyed the collections of Andrew Wyeth and James Wyeth. Special exhibitions change over time so it's worth a visit at another time.More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Paula A, Public Relations Manager at Greenville County Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Thank you for taking time to leave a review about your visit to the GCMA. Our exhibitions do change throughout the year, although we try to always have works by Andrew Wyeth, Jasper Johns, and William H. Johnson on view along with examples from the...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

A gem of a museum in downtown Greenville! The admission is free and the parking charge is minimal (both visits, fee was under $3). It is part of the Heritage Green complex which also houses The Children's Museum of the Upstate, Upcountry History Museum, the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Paula A, Public Relations Manager at Greenville County Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking time to leave a review about the GCMA. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you will return often! Don't miss the exhibition "Talking Heads: The Vent Haven Portraits" by acclaimed photographer Matthew Rolston or the...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

This is a wonderful facility and the exhibits are first rate. I was very impressed by the Sampling the Old Masters collection, Rolston-Talking Heads and Impressionism and the South. The Wyeth Exhibits are always great!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

you will love this museum, it tells the history of art by using art painted in South, or by Southerners or about the South. Even a Georgia O'Keefe painted when she was in the south. Truly wonderful beautiful paintings. Many jasper johns, Andrew wyeths, jonathan...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Paula A, Public Relations Manager at Greenville County Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thanks so much for taking time to leave a review. I'm glad you enjoyed your visit. Please be sure to see the Matthew Rolston exhibition of photography this summer, along with "Sampling the Old Masters: Highlights from the Bob Jones Museum." You can always find...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018

This museum is located in downtown Greenville - offers free admission and has such exhibits as Jasper Johns, Andrew Wyeth, and other southern art on display.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Courtney H
Paula A, Public Relations Manager at Greenville County Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thanks so much for taking time to leave a review. Be sure to take in our David Drake and Grainger McKoy exhibitions along with "Talking Heads: The Vent Haven Portraits" by renowned celebrity photographer Matthew Rolston. Learn more at our website gcma{dot}org.

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Hi Bobbie, We'll need to know a little bit more about your request for an image of Fifteen Minute Break. Permission to reproduce works of art, in any format, held by the Greenville County Museum of Art must be obtained in... More
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