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Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery

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Unfortunately, CLOSED, for undetermined amount of time.

I insisted my husband take a detour through Greenville to see the BJU collection which I had viewed... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Kara G
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Museum still closed. No reopening date available.

We were really looking forward to the Wyeth. Unfortunately, the museum is still closed for... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Chicago, Illinois
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1700 Wade Hampton Blvd, Greenville, SC 29614-1000
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

I insisted my husband take a detour through Greenville to see the BJU collection which I had viewed two years earlier. Due to repurposing the museum building, and a loose commitment to open the full collection in the future, only a few pieces can be...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

We were really looking forward to the Wyeth. Unfortunately, the museum is still closed for repairs. We were unable to find out when it might be reopening.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

The Bob Jones Gallery is somewhat of an oddity....it is part of a deeply conservative Christian school but this museum may as well be ay the Vatican. The collection spans almost the totality of Medieval and Renaissance religious art which is undoubtedly Catholic in origin....More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank H9675VQdaniell
Reviewed 8 September 2018

The museum has an amazing art collection, but it has been closed for an indefinite amount of time pending relocation to a new facility. Some of the collection in on display at various locations around campus or at other art museums; see the museum website...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank billthepilgrim
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We heard the religious art museum at Bob Jones University is the largest collection of religous art outside the Vatican, and that's probably true. Having toured the Vatican collections, the art at Bob Jones is actually easier to see than in the Vatican. You don't...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Scott A
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I'm not personally an art lover, so was surprised when I visited this place and found myself really taken with the whole experience. Maybe it was due in part to the quiet peaceful atmosphere, but I really enjoyed several of the pieces and felt that...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Good education, Great works of Art for anyone to view Such a blessing to have this rare treasure in our backyard

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Patty R
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Absolutely breathtaking museum. Enjoy some of the most beautiful Christian Art ever! Very memorable.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Sprinkles0730
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Bob Jones (University) moved to Greenville more than 50 years ago. Like many locals, I remember a small stir as they settled in but the University has proven to be good neighbors and the campus is now a real Greenville landmark. While the opera, concerts,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Don C
Reviewed 22 February 2018

As the western world' largest collection of religious art, this place is a must-see for any art enthusiast. The exhibits are educational and they schedule tours for all ages to learn about art.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Ruth M
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8 July 2017|
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Response from Matthew A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the building is currently closed for renovations.
27 December 2014|
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Response from Rich_Debbie | Reviewed this property |
Griff48 is correct. BJU & Gallery is located on the campus of Bob Jones University. There is ample parking adjacent to the gallery for those visitors wishing to drive on campus.