Farnsworth Art Museum exhibits American art works, particularly works with a focus on the state of Maine. The museum is well-known for its collection of works by George Bellows, William Zorach, and Andrew Wyeth. The museum also owns the Olson house, a National Historic Landmark and the subject of several paintings by Wyeth, including the famous "Christina's World." Stroll through the museum's galleries to see paintings and photographs of Maine and its people. Don't miss Louise Nevelson's works, which helped to modernize American sculpture. The museum also offers tours of the Farnsworth homestead. Before you head to Rockland, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Rockland trip website, to make sure you see all that Rockland has to offer, including Farnsworth Art Museum.
Farnsworth Art Museum Reviews
Visited here for a trip we took and enjoyed the scenery. Took a few hours to go through each room and see all That was available. Impressed more »
Fantastic collection of art! I was shocked to see all the amazing art in Rockland, Maine but it was great. Also, what a lovely way to spend a cold, snowy day. Located centrally in town with lots of... more »
This museum is highly recommended to be visited. There is a great selection of the artworks dedicated to Maine. The stuff is very friendly and helpful.
This art gallery with a focus on the area, the Wyeths, and regional art is the place for Olsen House tickets which was our initial intent. The gallery is kid friendly and filled with great art. The village of Rockland is a great place to stay.
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