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Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art


600 Main St
Hartford, CT 06103
United States

(??.? miles from you)

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Call: 860-278-2670


Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art


(??.? miles from you)

600 Main St
Hartford, CT 06103
United States

http://thewadsworth.org/

Call: 860-278-2670


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Why You Should Go...

Experience the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, the oldest continually operating public art museum in the United States, which paved the way for encyclopedic museums across the country.

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See the museum's extraordinary collection, which holds approximately 50,000 works of art that span 5,000 years, including the Morgan collection of Greek and Roman antiquities and European decorative arts; world-renowned Baroque and Surrealist paintings; an unsurpassed collection of Hudson River School landscapes; European and American Impressionist paintings; Modernist masterpieces; the Serge Lifar collection of Ballets Russes drawings and costumes; the Samuel Colt firearms collection and much more.

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Why You Should Go...

Experience the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, the oldest continually operating public art museum in the United States, which paved the way for encyclopedic museums across the country.

The Wadsworth has a rich legacy of firsts. It was the first museum in America to purchase works by Caravaggio, Frederic Church, Joseph Cornell, Salvador Dali, and Joan Miro, and was also the first in the country to exhibit major surveys of works by Italian Baroque masters, Surrealists, and Picasso.

See the museum's extraordinary collection, which holds approximately 50,000 works of art that span 5,000 years, including the Morgan collection of Greek and Roman antiquities and European decorative arts; world-renowned Baroque and Surrealist paintings; an unsurpassed collection of Hudson River School landscapes; European and American Impressionist paintings; Modernist masterpieces; the Serge Lifar collection of Ballets Russes drawings and costumes; the Samuel Colt firearms collection and much more.

What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round; Closed on: Monday, Tuesday

Hours:

10:00am - 5:00pm

Closed

Closed

11:00am - 5:00pm

11:00am - 5:00pm

11:00am - 5:00pm

10:00am - 5:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, MC, Visa, AMEX

Discounts: Children, Seniors, Students, Groups

Access: Wheelchair, Public Transportation, Service Animals

Parking: Paid On-site, Street

Available: Patio Dining, Kids Activities, Meeting/Conference Rooms, Gift Shop, Souvenirs, Guided Tour, Café

Extra Fun...

Insider Info

The museum offers free admission and special activities from 10am-1pm on the Second Saturday of each month. Museum admission is also free from 4pm-5pm each day.

Fun Facts

The Wadsworth Atheneum is the first and oldest continually operating public art museum in the country.

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Why You Should Go...

Experience the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, the oldest continually operating public art museum in the United States, which paved the way for encyclopedic museums across the country.

The Wadsworth has a rich legacy of firsts. It was the first museum in America to purchase works by Caravaggio, Frederic Church, Joseph Cornell, Salvador Dali, and Joan Miro, and was also the first in the country to exhibit major surveys of works by Italian Baroque masters, Surrealists, and Picasso.

See the museum's extraordinary collection, which holds approximately 50,000 works of art that span 5,000 years, including the Morgan collection of Greek and Roman antiquities and European decorative arts; world-renowned Baroque and Surrealist paintings; an unsurpassed collection of Hudson River School landscapes; European and American Impressionist paintings; Modernist masterpieces; the Serge Lifar collection of Ballets Russes drawings and costumes; the Samuel Colt firearms collection and much more.

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What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round; Closed on: Monday, Tuesday

Hours:
10:00am - 5:00pm
Closed
Closed
11:00am - 5:00pm
11:00am - 5:00pm
11:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, MC, Visa, AMEX

Discounts: Children, Seniors, Students, Groups

Access: Wheelchair, Public Transportation, Service Animals

Parking: Paid On-site, Street

Available: Patio Dining, Kids Activities, Meeting/Conference Rooms, Gift Shop, Souvenirs, Guided Tour, Café

Extra Fun

Insider Info

The museum offers free admission and special activities from 10am-1pm on the Second Saturday of each month. Museum admission is also free from 4pm-5pm each day.

Fun Facts

The Wadsworth Atheneum is the first and oldest continually operating public art museum in the country.

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