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Polk Museum of Art

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Address: 800 E Palmetto St, Lakeland, FL 33801-5529
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+1 863-688-7743
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Wonderful opportunities

There are so many things going on at the museum: gallery art, lectures, etc. Lots to do and see and we are so fortunate to have the museum in Lakeland

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
FLtraveler1626
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Lakeland, Florida
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Lakeland, Florida
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are so many things going on at the museum: gallery art, lectures, etc. Lots to do and see and we are so fortunate to have the museum in Lakeland

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Free entry with some good exhibitions. Well worth a visit. Staff very helpful. Check out photo exhibition on top floor and outside sculptures. Also great to see local school work exhibited.

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Lakeland, Florida
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13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Quite a selection of artists and different styles. We loved the upstairs world income art. Puts things into perspective. Best of all, it is free.

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1 Thank 19rays1951
Lakeland, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

The Polk Museum of Art offers a great collection of art exhibits, as well as exhibits that document American culture. The staff is very friendly and the building is well kept. I thoroughly enjoyed walking through this beautiful museum.

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1 Thank kanney13
Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

I love coming here, as a local I love to see the local art that they have on display. It may be small but there is plenty here for everyone to see.

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Thank Veovis30
Lakeland, Florida
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26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

Always finding new and local work here! It's great that it's free to go and they also support our local art teachers A LOT!

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Thank Kristin S
Tampa, Florida
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

Came here with the family for an art festival and it was fantastic. This is definitely not just a one note kind of museum. There were many different styles of art and kept our little guys interested.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

I was in town from Phoenix, AZ for my college reunion, so I came by on a Sunday. Free admission, they accept donations, staff were very cordial and the art on display was for me, very interesting. Worth you time for sure.

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Kutztown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

We are never disappointed when visting. Provocative, interesting art work. Large galleries, outdoor sculpture garden, free parking.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

It took us about an hour or so to your the two story museum. Loved the Marylin Monroe gold displays and what people eat in other countries comparison display. Intresting and worth walking through and reading in its entirety. Did not care for the others as to me it was just rubish art my 7 year old nice can do.... More 

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