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Dixon Gallery & Gardens

4339 Park Ave, Memphis, TN 38117-4698
+1 901-761-5250
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Beautiful Gardens and Museum

My visit in the spring caught blooming gardens and trees. I enjoyed the setting as I hadn't on a... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Beautiful temporary as well as permanent exhibitions

The gardens are very peaceful, and we wandered for a while before going inside. The collections... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
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Art museum specializing in impressionist and post-impressionist painting, featuring work by Matisse, Renoir, Gaugin, Cassat and Turner.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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4339 Park Ave, Memphis, TN 38117-4698
+1 901-761-5250
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

My visit in the spring caught blooming gardens and trees. I enjoyed the setting as I hadn't on a previous visit in the winter. I was there for the State of the Art exhibit and enjoyed the found art theme. The shop is small and...More

Thank annendale
Reviewed 3 July 2017

The gardens are very peaceful, and we wandered for a while before going inside. The collections there are small but beautiful, with very many famous painters and interesting art pieces. The temporary exhibit on display during our visit was on perfume, and was a very...More

Thank Peaneck
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The former Dixon home displays a variety of artwork. The rooms are easy to navigate, but sometimes the labeling of items makes you pick out key words to distinguish which piece of a group it refers to. There is a small garden at the entrance...More

Thank grip652
Reviewed 17 June 2017

The Dixon needs to stretch their customer service and imaginations a bit. We went for the Secret Gardens movie in the "gardens" and I was hoping for something special. The movie itself is fantastic but no charm added from the Dixon whatsoever. It was just...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful meandering paths thru 15+acres of old growth trees, perennial and annual flowers. It's beautiful regardless of the season. Wonderful story of the Dixon family and their impact on Memphis. Impressionist art from their personal collection with additions purchased with the trust they created for...More

Thank Razorsue
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We loved this place. The art was gorgeous, the grounds were breathtaking, the staff bent over backwards to be helpful and informative. A special exhibit on "Scent and Symbolism: Perfumed Objects and Images" was on display when we were there, and even include information in...More

Thank peebs777
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We stopped by after visiting the Botanical Gardens across the street and like this much better. The flowers were spectacular and easy to see and were identified. The Museum is well kept and had a temporary exhibit of American contemporary art plus has a permanent...More

Thank StevenRemer
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Gardens are always in excellent shape with care taken for tranquil gardens and varying exhibits. Tulips and dogwoods in full force this last visit. If you are an educators they welcome you with a free admission with an ID. The volunteers there are always very...More

Thank Delta_Travelin_man
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

In the heart of Memphis is this lovely museum and gardens. Tranquil and serene. Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy the beauty!

Thank Lawrence h
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

This attraction has a beautiful collection of flowering trees and flowers. There is no category for adults WITHOUT teenagers, WITHOUT children.

Thank Pat T
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Shirley J
25 May 2017|
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Response from mrsmwright | Reviewed this property |
Adults (18 up) is $7 Youth (7-17) $3 Children (6 under) free Discounts for students w/ID and Seniors Join the Memphis Museum Soiety and go free as often as you wish! Well worth it!
Betsy M
8 May 2017|
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Response from coco091 | Reviewed this property |
There was easy parking at the entrance, so I never looked for parking in the back.