Cleveland Museum of Art
If art is your passion or you just
want to visit for the first time the Cleveland Museum of Art is the
perfect place to begin your visit to Cleveland. The Cleveland
Museum of Art is well known for excellent Asian, Medieval European
and pre-Columbian holdings. The Museums collection features
over 40,000 works of art including masterpieces from Picasso, Dali,
Monet and Van Gough. The Cleveland Museum of Art is well
renowned for their spectacular, high quality holdings.
Located on the main floor of the historic building dating back to
1916. Visitors will discover European old master paintings and
American Art up through 1900. A new East wing opened in 2009,
showcasing European & American art from the 1800's to the present.
Also displayed in the East wing are impressionism, Modern &
Contemporary art and photography. This very large &
spacious Museum also displays; African Art, Greek & Roman Art,
Egyptian and Ancient Near Eastern Art, American Painting &
Sculptures, Chinese Art, Textiles, Prints, Medieval Art, Korean Art,
Islamic Art, Japanese Art and Indian & South East Asian Art.
Throughout the year the Cleveland Museum of Art hosts several
special events, festivals, music & performances and much more.
The Cleveland Art Museum is a wonderful place to spend half a day
admiring beautiful pieces of art along with a large selection of
paintings, sculptures, pottery, jewelry and mid-evil decor.
The Cleveland Art Museum is a great learning experience you will
learn about various artists, different time periods & the types of
art they made and general admission to the Museum is free....