Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington

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The Huntington Museum of Art is a nationally accredited art museum located in the Park Hills neighborhood above Ritter Park in Huntington, West Virginia. Housed on over 50 acres of land and occupying almost 60,000 square feet, it is the largest art museum in the state of West Virginia. The museum's campus is home to nature trails and the C. Fred Edwards Conservatory, a subtropical and tropical plant conservatory. The museum's collection includes American and European paintings, sculptures, prints, and drawings, as well as glass pieces manufactured in West Virginia and the Ohio Valley, American folk art, Chinese and Japanese decorative objects, Haitian art, firearms, and decorative arts from the Near East. In addition to its permanent collections, the museum hosts traveling exhibitions and houses the James D. Francis Art Research Library, the Grace Rardin Doherty Auditorium, and five art studios where artists in residence are periodically hosted and classes are held. The Huntington Museum of Art holds one of the largest collections of art in the state of West Virginia.
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  • What better way to spend time indoors on a rainy day? It’s not a large museum but worth a visit especially since it’s only $5 per person. There are some interesting pieces plus a weapons collection... 
    What better way to spend time indoors on a rainy day? It’s not a large museum but worth a visit especially since it’s only $5 per person. There are some interesting pieces plus a weapons collection...  more »
  • We visited this large museum occupying over an acre of floor space in a series of buildings built from 1952 to 2010. We were fortunate it reopened for Covid conditions only last month and for now... 
    We visited this large museum occupying over an acre of floor space in a series of buildings built from 1952 to 2010. We were fortunate it reopened for Covid conditions only last month and for now...  more »
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  • I love going here it brings back lots of memories visiting as a young kid. I really like the plants, they have exotic plants I never seen before and even a chocolate tree. Museum is free on Tuesday.
  • This is a beautiful museum. Well thought out and delightful to walk through. We thoroughly enjoyed our time start to finish. A beautiful collection of art and sculptures. The conservatory was amazing. We will definitely return.

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