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Such a very good museum. I've been in many, but this one worth a visit! The staff is very... read more

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This wonderful museum has a misleading name . The permanent collection is a great array with a... read more

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A visit to the Memorial Art Gallery is a journey through more than 5,000 years of art history. From the relics of antiquity to works in the vanguard of contemporary movements, the Gallery offers a panorama of the world's art. With the completion of...more
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500 University Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-1414
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Such a very good museum. I've been in many, but this one worth a visit! The staff is very attentive! Worth a visit!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This wonderful museum has a misleading name . The permanent collection is a great array with a large ethnic section that includes great Native American masks and Mayan artifacts. They feature contemporary art both local and national artists in their changing exhibits. They have excellent...More

Thank Ava C
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

So many different things in there to see and experience. Some replicas...... But overall the museum part is gorgeous and we had a very pleasant day at the MAG. Everyone that worked there was friendly and helpful which enhanced the experience.

Thank FoxJT
Reviewed 3 June 2018

This gallery has it all - sculptures, classics, moders, and a fantastic cafe. Perfect for brunch! Check the collection for what classics are in currently.

Thank SpreheG
Reviewed 26 May 2018

These days you can always find video art and art installations at MAG. There is a Bill Viola installation there now, which is incredible. Any city or museum would be proud. And an video inspired by the original monster movie, Nosferatu, from 1922, a silent...More

Thank Josh547
Reviewed 9 April 2018

I taught adult figure drawing and children's ceramics classes here for years. I love this place and go whenever I can. Great collections and touring exhibitions. Wonderful Cafe and Gift Store. Excellent classes for adults and children, evenings and Saturdays. Don't Miss Village Gate Artist...More

Thank Ava C
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We were in Rochester so my daughter could attend a Women in Engineering retreat at RIT, and one of the suggested activities for parents in the afternoon was this art gallery, so I headed up route 15 and jogged over to Goodman Street from the...More

Thank raybyerley
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Went to see the Alternate music movie in the auditorium at the MAG. Great venue to showcase the films!

Thank Moondanced
Reviewed 6 February 2018

The MAG always has interesting exhibits as well as the paintings and sculptures in their own collection. You can find many classical artists as well as current ones.

Thank rjfmkt
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This art gallery is absolutely beautiful with many contemporary and medieval pieces. The Fountain Room is breathtaking. The culture and history in this gallery far exceeded my expectations for a small city. I highly recommend visiting and having lunch/brunch or dinner at the Brown Hound...More

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20 August 2015|
Response from Frank S | Reviewed this property |
Dear Meg@MAG, This query might have come to me by mistake since TPK31 is not my handle. I'm a great fan of MAG, and when I reviewed it on Tripadvisor I gave it all the high marks it deserves. Good work, MAG. Frank