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Cleveland Museum of Art

11150 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1797
+1 216-421-7340
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Free (except for special exhibits), so you don't feel you need to see everything

Pick up a map, go to your favorite areas, then browse other areas as you have time. Not the best... read more

Reviewed yesterday
wyotraveler6616
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Buffalo, Wyoming
A good collection..

We arrived just after opening, and the traffic was by Southern California standards, fairly busy... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
James W
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Irvine, California
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The Cleveland Museum of Art was founded in 1913 "for the benefit of all the people forever." Renowned for the quality and breadth of its collection, the museum includes almost 45,000 objects and spans 6,000 years of achievement in the arts. The museum is a significant international forum for exhibitions, scholarship, performing arts and art education and recently completed an ambitious, multi-phase renovation and expansion project across its campus. One of the top comprehensive art museums in the nation and free of charge to all, the Cleveland Museum of Art is located in the dynamic University Circle neighborhood.
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11150 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1797
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Reviewed yesterday

Pick up a map, go to your favorite areas, then browse other areas as you have time. Not the best place if you want only a specific period or type of art but seems to give you a taste of many different cultures, periods, art...More

Thank wyotraveler6616
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We arrived just after opening, and the traffic was by Southern California standards, fairly busy. But we found parking, not to far away in one of the underground lots. A short walk and were inside the Museum. The staff were very helpful, checked a bag,...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I took my family here, there are a few great interactive exhibits that consumed about half the time spent at the museum. There are some great impressionist artworks and interesting modern art exhibits. We also loved that admission is free (parking is ~$20).

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 4 days ago

What an amazing Museum, lots a varied exhibitions, from paintings to Tiffany lamps, spent about 1 1/2 hours there, is was so peaceful. It was raining so we didn't venture outside to look at the grounds.

Thank sandra a
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is an awesome collection in a lovely space. We spent over 4 hours and did not see it all. I'd allow a day. The restaurant on premises is excellent. Gift shop is great too. There's also a gorgeous Geary building up the street, and...More

Thank Bearwife
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cleveland Museum of Art is probably the second best US Art Museum after the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. It has a world class collection ranging across all genres. I love the Impressionists and Picasso, and the Cleveland Museum of Art does...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just selected as the #2 museum in the US. It's a great place to spend the day-or even 2 or 3. You must spend time at the interactive wall. Great for learning more about individual artists and art works. The museum is located in the...More

Thank blueridge61
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely museum inside and out...I was delighted by the many large and creative sculptures on the grounds of the museum and campus of Case Western Reserve. Love it!

Thank a7263333035
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an impressive museum. I wish I had more time to spend there, but the range of galleries and the grounds surrounding the museum should not be missed.

Thank jonp276
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with high expectations and was not disappointed. This museum is beautiful, the artwork is world class, and the staff are very friendly and helpful. No visitor to Cleveland in their right mind should miss this as there is something for every artistic taste...More

Thank Patricia D
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MaryLeita
30 May 2017|
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Response from bbvide0 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the two other responses. 2 hours minimum, but you could spend all day if you get food or just want to sit in the magnificent atrium and watch the world go by. Also it depends on how much you read descriptions... More
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Rudi S
17 December 2016|
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Response from LibbaZoe | Reviewed this property |
We almost always park on Martin Luther King, down the hill from CMA. Along MLK parking is free. This is not a good choice if snowy or rainy, but beautiful because you can walk by or look back at the Wade lagoon.
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Ar0t0
23 September 2016|
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Response from debduch | Reviewed this property |
I am assuming that you are kidding! Cleveland Museum OF ART is a museum known around the world as having some of the finest collections of art. The Museum also features what is called "The Collection Wall" which is a... More
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