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The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Really nice intimate art collection. Great variety of work including a ROCKWELL, HASSAM AND RUBENS... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
decatur ga
Great art collection and nice gardens

My wife and I were surprised at the variety and diversity of the artwork this museum holds; highly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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“on tuesdays”(21 reviews)
Our mission is to engage and inspire through the arts, gardens and education.The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, built on the site of the home of Arthur and Ninah Cummer, opened its doors November 10, 1961. From Ninah Cummer's relatively small...more
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829 Riverside Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32204-3336
+1 904-356-6857
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Really nice intimate art collection. Great variety of work including a ROCKWELL, HASSAM AND RUBENS. The gardens seem to be rebounding from storm damage. I was very impressed. The ladies at the admissions desk, were so kind, to store my bag.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were surprised at the variety and diversity of the artwork this museum holds; highly unexpected and appreciated. A huge oak tree greets you as you enter the gardens which are nice but we’re probably much better prior to being severely damaged...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great time during our visit of several exhibitions, very friendly staff and rich collections

Thank yildirimsivar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful space and collections. Gardens damaged in 2017 hurricane still under renovations. $10 adult admission, free Tuesdays after 4pm.

Thank Jennieadventures
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an outstanding collection of art in a beautiful place! The hurricane harmed the gardens but they were still gorgeous with dolphin in the river too! Some art I had never seen before. Considering membership!

Thank Janie110
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A wonderful permanent collection and beautifully curated special exhibitions. The building is user-friendly with spacious galleries, a large interactive children's wing, a lovely inside/outside cafe and a beautiful view of the St. John’s River. The Cummer's world famous gardens were decimated by Hurricane Matthew, but...More

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We stopped in the museum on a day off and this is a nice small museum with some very nice examples of art. Not many but the pieces they have are excellent and the staff have done an excellent job of presenting them to the...More

Thank Cruising2by2
Reviewed 11 August 2018

The Cummer Art Museum is a nice jewel in Jacksonville that I feel at least locals should all see. It has decent pricing and some days there are special offers and students get a good deal as well. The entire thing is very clean and...More

Thank goretaylor03
Reviewed 7 August 2018

It has many golden treasure of arts collected from various countries. In particular the Japan arts are very very fantastic, as it had minute painting of various color at a stretch in single art. It is not known how it has painted with so accurate...More

Thank kanchikaruna
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is a nice, small museum with a gift shop and a cafe. It’s not difficult to get around and there are several rooms with art. The kids area is wonderful! The cafe food was not great but I think they overcooked the quiche that...More

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7 May 2018|
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Response from dejalu | Reviewed this property |
Not at all, they can go without adults
6 March 2018|
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Response from Jan W | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure. They have a reciprocal entrance agreement with the Chicago Botanic Garden. If you are a member of your local Botanic garden, you might get in for free.
23 April 2017|
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Response from MaryV2630 | Reviewed this property |
I believe you still can, but if you go to their website it has lots of details along with a contact email for specific questions to make sure. They have also had some events in the past in which participants were told to... More