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Amazingly pristine

This museum is run so well with such few but dedicated staff. The exhibits are interesting and the... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Staten Island, New York
John Noble Heaven!

John Noble's work, especially his stone lithographs are not for everyone. However, the quality of... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Lance H
Staten island
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Located on the grounds of Snug Harbor Cultural Center, this art and maritime history museum centers on the art and writings of John A. Noble (1913-1983.)
1000 Richmond Ter, Building D, Staten Island, NY 10301-1114
+1 718-447-6490
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

This museum is run so well with such few but dedicated staff. The exhibits are interesting and the classes are great.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

John Noble's work, especially his stone lithographs are not for everyone. However, the quality of his draftsmanship is without question exceptional. His work is very masculine. Truly capturing the grit of a sea life era that has passed. I must add that the collection is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lance H
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

When I step inside I said "WAO"Its a Great,awesome,stunning museum,We decided to see the musuem first,because of the time.Snug harbor has many places to visit around.We saw what we could after the musuem.It took us about 2 hours.We took our time exploring and reading.The place...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Embert E
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We were very lucky to get in, this is a lovely museum in a great old building with lots of character and info. Well laid out and Ciro who let us in was a lovely guy. The whole area is a tribute to Staten Island...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 19 December 2017

This Collection is a nice representation of John Noble. There are a good number of his paintings and lithographs here in addition to artifacts and everyday item belonging to him including his houseboat.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Peter F
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Rather than the pretty vision if Soutth Street these drawings and other artistic renderings show a picture of the waterfront as the maritime world changed with realistic renderings of derelict hulks among the images of a byegone era

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Patricia T
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

One of my trip pearl which I discovered by accident was this noble maritime collection. Amazing free exhibition of ships, sailor's life and all so beautiful and peaceful.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank KerenR114
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Every November this museum sponsors a combined fine art auction and cocktail party that is as splendid as their permanent and changing exhibits, gift shop and children's & adult educational experiences. Go visit: It's a gem of a sail.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank diner-woman
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Great for young and old alike. The art work is fantastic. Noble was a very interesting person and wonderful artist.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Georgiasky
Reviewed 14 January 2016

CHoose to hold a small party to celebrate a second wedding reception. The staff at the Noble Maritime were extremely knowledgeable about party planning and the museum was impeccable, the guests were pleasantly surprised you could check out the collection during the party..Highly recommended for...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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