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Chrysler Museum of Art

1 Memorial Pl, Norfolk, VA 23510-1540
+1 757-664-6200
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Great museum - cool glass studio demonstrations

This is a great, free museum which I was delighted to come across on my trip to Norfolk. We also... read more

Reviewed today
Ruth D
Museum stop

This is a wonderful attraction. The museum is free and is just the right size. We spent one and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Philip G
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1 Memorial Pl, Norfolk, VA 23510-1540
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"glass collection"
in 108 reviews
"glass blowing"
in 53 reviews
"glass studio across the street"
in 19 reviews
"temporary exhibits"
in 9 reviews
"at noon"
in 26 reviews
"beautiful glass"
in 11 reviews
"special exhibit"
in 13 reviews
"free admission"
in 24 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 16 reviews
"great collection"
in 13 reviews
"glass making"
in 11 reviews
"two floors"
in 9 reviews
"on display"
in 18 reviews
"second floor"
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"few hours"
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"gift shop"
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"spend an afternoon"
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Reviewed today

This is a great, free museum which I was delighted to come across on my trip to Norfolk. We also attended the hour long glass demonstration in the studio which was fascinating. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Ruth D
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a wonderful attraction. The museum is free and is just the right size. We spent one and half hours walking through the galleries.

Thank Philip G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We always love going to the Chrysler! We went to a glass blowing class and the over to the museum. The gift shop is nice but has a lot of over priced items, but if you look thru you will find a bargain.

Thank achrismurphy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one great museum with separate rooms for different periods of times and cultures. Well worth the visit. Allow a 1/2 day at least if you are really interested in art works. Nice restaurant on the premises.

Thank viapascoli
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful selection of glass , both old and new. A favorite was the glass chess set .Also interesting was the small Egyptian exhibit. The movie explaining how mummies were prepared was fascinating. We did not have time to explore the Portugese and Spanish temporary exhibit.

Thank Joan L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Renovated building re-opened in 2014, free admission, 50 galleries, good gift shop and Wisteria Cafe (good crab cake, a test of a restaurant). A glass blowing studio across the street. But an uneven collection. An attempt to cover bases in Greek, Roman, Egyptian art, and...More

Thank mrsagf
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Chrysler Museum is a welcoming oasis of art in downtown Norfolk. Free entry and parking, beautiful grounds, and a working glass studio complement the extensive collections, which range from ancient Egyptian, Greek and Roman times through contemporary works. The glass collection is especially memorable....More

Thank BillF20639
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best done art museums I have been to in a long time and it was free. The glass exhibit was superb full of glass from all over the world and span centuries. They had a Frank Lloyd Wright window which...More

Thank jehenson81
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Chrysler art museum on a rainy day so that was a good plan but anyday would be great for this museum. The section with all the pretty glass was wonderful and so colorful I loved the Tiffany glass they had on...More

Thank Lora P
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This is a great rainy day activity. Enjoy lunch in the museum. This is a serious collection of a wide variety of art...spend a few hours there! The glass collection is a stand out.

Thank happywaterdog
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Response from John K | Reviewed this property |
Of course. This is the most amazing Museum, and I'm sure the docents will accommodate any tour you would like.
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