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Grand Rapids Art Museum

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I love the GRAM and try to visit a couple times a year. My wife hates it and says it the most... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Carl S
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Muskegon, Michigan
Spartan Day

Went to see our granddaughters display. The museum was kind enough to offer discounted entry for... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2019
LoveColoradoSue
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Cedar Springs, Michigan
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All reviews permanent collection andy warhol exhibit free admission interesting pieces free tuesday on display beautiful building third floor special exhibit couple of hours gram renoir exhibits leed downtown photographs certified
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I love the GRAM and try to visit a couple times a year. My wife hates it and says it the most boring place in Grand Rapids. Try to visit when they have something special on display that you like, i.e. Andy Warhol.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Carl S
Reviewed 1 February 2019

Went to see our granddaughters display. The museum was kind enough to offer discounted entry for family. We took the steps and were a little unsure which way to go, but didn't get far before we knew we went the wrong way. Nice display of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LoveColoradoSue
Reviewed 14 December 2018

This is a modern and attractive exhibit space for permanent and temporary art shows. It is in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids and definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TweedleDee2
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Good exhibits, went to see photo show on sports, wonderful. Keep up with activities even when Artprize is not going.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mark W
Reviewed 13 November 2018

We attended the annual Art Festival in Grand Rapids and of course went tot he Museum to view a number of stunning pieces. The Iranian room ( my name for the unique light and shadows reflected across the complete room) was a highlight. We were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stewart B
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Maybe I was spoiled by a visit to the Smithsonian just a few weeks earlier, but this museum offers some striking art but more so just mildly interesting and not so inspiring.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 205PaulT
Reviewed 7 November 2018

There was an excellent sports photography installation. The permanent collection on display was small but well curated. Tours are available but we went through the museum on our own. While we enjoyed this museum, we would recommend the Public museum or the Gerald R Ford...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rebecca Bouts B
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We visited the museum during ArtPrize so there was no charge to get in. The displays were wonderful.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank fromYakima
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Check their website for free days. During the summer they have outdoor concerts with free museum entry those evenings.It is a nice place to bring out of town guests.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cathyS920
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I visited the GRAM right before and during ArtPrize 2018. The permanent collection on the third floor was only so-so with nothing stellar standing out. The 2018 ArtPrize submissions were not as well done as the ones in 2017 at this venue, when I also...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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TiaBee
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Response from fineartfan | Reviewed this property |
Hi! In the United States, lots of students do not get much art education as part of their regular curriculum. So, knowing such basics as not touching the art unless it expressly says it's okay is not second nature to many... More
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