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Columbus Museum of Art

480 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43215-3886
+1 614-221-6801
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A Jewel

I moved to Columbus, Ohio from the Detroit area, home of the Detroit Institute of Arts, which is an... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lenore A
Great museum

We had an event at the museum - in one of the galleries. Great venue. Facilities were very nice and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“new wing” (26 reviews)
“new addition” (19 reviews)
“old masters” (7 reviews)
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480 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43215-3886
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Reviewed yesterday

I moved to Columbus, Ohio from the Detroit area, home of the Detroit Institute of Arts, which is an absolutely fantastic, and really huge museum. When I visited the Columbus Museum of Art, I wasn't sure what to expect. It's not large, but I love...More

Thank Lenore A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an event at the museum - in one of the galleries. Great venue. Facilities were very nice and staff took care of our every need, from set up to AV. Very impressed. Galleries are quite nice - fun to browse. The cafe was...More

Thank dwg51357
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I spent a day at the Columbus Museum of Art yesterday, and had a really enjoyable time. We are members, so we go here fairly frequently, as the exhibits and events are always changing. Yesterday we toured the Decorator's Show House, the...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went in on a day that there was no line, the gift shop had new items for the season, and there were plenty of other activities to join in and make your own art.

Thank Edgerton1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the museum to see the home decorating exhibit, the rooms were very interesting and you could tell lots of thought went into their designs.

Thank MrG43046
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The expansion of the Columbus Museum has added to the attractiveness of this place. It still features some interesting work from master artists, as well as some wacky new stuff.

Thank BrianJSpain
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Since the new wing opened, the museum has placed more and more emphasis on modern art. That is admirable, however it has been at the expense of the older art. The Master's exhibits are often closed, and bare space on the walls and throughout the...More

1  Thank Christie W
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We've had this on our hit list for a while and finally got time to visit. Really enjoyed the diversity of art and exhibits along with the energy that came from groups wandering the halls, lectures and interactive sticky notes with some emotional (and some...More

Thank Raymo A
Reviewed 26 March 2017

My wife and I have visited Are Museums in Cincinnati, Cleveland, Toledo, Dayton and Indianapolis over the last four years and Columbus was by far the biggest disappointment. $14 for nothing, very little material, nothing special or unique, half the exibits were closed or being...More

2  Thank Sanitarian2
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Went to see the "Dangerous Woman" and the Bodies @ Work exhibits and thoroughly enjoyed both. Also has a fantastic children's area with numerous "hands-on" features. The museum shop was full of unique and clever gifts.

1  Thank Cynthia C
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Tina C
How much time should I allow for my visit?
28 May 2017|
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Response from Edgerton1 | Reviewed this property |
A tour given by a docent can be helpful to understand the history of the pieces and take a little extra time but it is worth it. Add in time for shopping and it could take about two to three hours.
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Abdi A
Do I have to book a ticket
16 January 2017|
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Response from MariS45419 | Reviewed this property |
There is an admission fee. There are discounts for teachers, military and seniors. They lost have annual memberships that might be worthwhile if you want to make several trips or want to join their special programs for... More
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Abdi A
Do I book a ticket or just go there ?
16 January 2017|
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Response from BigDMI | Reviewed this property |
we went during the week and just walked in to buy our tickets. I would check their web site if a special exhibit is in place.
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