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Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus

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The Columbus Museum of Art (CMA) is an art museum in downtown Columbus, Ohio. Formed in 1878 as the Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts (its name until 1978), it was the first art museum to register its charter with the state of Ohio. The museum collects and exhibits American and European modern and contemporary art, folk art, glass art, and photography. The museum has been led by Executive Director Nannette Maciejunes since 2003.
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  • This was the first museum I went to that was of a larger size than a local community gallery. My first Monet brought tears to my eyes. While I have been to lots of museums of much larger proportions.....  more »
  • Focus is on contemporary art and Americana. Some special exhibits. Very cozy atmosphere and friendly staff. Cafe is open.  more »
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  • The Columbus Art Museum is a fantastic use of time. Not only is admission free on Sunday but there is an amazing cafe inside with a beautiful garden patio to eat at. The food is put together by culinary students and it is amazing! You can't go wrong by visiting here.
  • Great facility with a slew of artistic endeavors in a well organized yet semi chaotic manner. This exhibition has an artillery of mesmerizing pieces of all aspects and mediums. This is a place where aesthetics are to be enjoyed and appreciated and they put their best foot forward to make that very apparent.

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