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Museum of Nebraska Art

2401 Central Ave, Downtown Kearney, Kearney, NE 68847-4501
+1 308-865-8559
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Excellent museum

We enjoyed our visit. There is such a wealth of art andallfrom artists in Nebraska. The building is... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
Mary Anne J
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Portland, Oregon
Free Art Museum and great building

The all Nebraska native artist displays were great. I had no idea we had that much artistic talent... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
Mark C
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The Museum of Nebraska Art (MONA) celebrates the history of Nebraska's visual art for diverse audiences. MONA collects, preserves, researches, exhibits, and interprets the work of artists who were born, lived, trained, or worked in Nebraska or who...more
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2401 Central Ave, Downtown Kearney, Kearney, NE 68847-4501
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+1 308-865-8559
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We enjoyed our visit. There is such a wealth of art andallfrom artists in Nebraska. The building is nicely repurposed. While it is free, we were happy to make a donation.nicesculpturegarden although the day we visited was windy and cold.

Thank Mary Anne J
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

The all Nebraska native artist displays were great. I had no idea we had that much artistic talent in Nebraska. The building is a 1910,s Post Office, made of granite, limestone, and marble. It is a work of art itself. I found more pieces of...More

Thank Mark C
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

The Museum of Nebraska Art, MONA, is housed in an old post office built in 1911. The interior has been completely transformed and provides an open, well-lit space to showcase the art works presented. We wandered through the first floor and the sculpture garden before...More

Thank NEcm104
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Local artists. Worth the visit. The building, an old post office, is worth the visit. Very nice that it’s free. Good gift shop

Thank lois n
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed my brief visit. The photo and illustration exhibits were nice. It was also a great day to visit the sculpture garden. I'd go again of in town with more time.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Terrific setting. Love the up and close art work. Famous Nebraska artists on display. Cool sculpture garden.

Thank Mike A
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Our family really enjoyed the PhotoArk exhibit. The entire museum was very nice and worth a visit. There are fun pictures in the basement hallway for kids to spot differences.

Thank twoboys4me
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

MONA is a great little museum in Kearney, Nebraska. Lots of Nebraska Art - all good to see. Donation admission fee. Nice hot day activity!

Thank CruiseNighter
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

We saw on the internet that this museum was showing the Photo Ark by Joel Sartore. We went on the Sunday of Memorial Day Week-end. The museum is housed in an amazing old stone building that used to be a post office. There was no...More

Thank Peggy M
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Housed in a former Post Office building, this museum dedicates itself to art made by Nebraskans. That may sound a bit provincial, but you'll be pleasantly surprised by the level of sophistication and the quality of the art and the exhibits. Extremely well done. Kudos...More

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