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Smart Museum of Art, Chicago

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#21 of 27 in Museums in Chicago
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  • August 9, 2017
    I'll start this by saying that I am not overly fond of the modern art movement so you may enjoy this museum more if you are. That said, the museum is actually a lot closer to a gallery. There's nothin...  more »
  • August 5, 2017
    The Smart Museum is a little gallery at the University of Chicago, with two galleries, each housing temporary modern exhibits, with some older things thrown in. Unfortunately, it was just about comple...  more »
  • June 4, 2017
    The eclectic but impressive collection will surprise you given the comparatively limited space at Smart compared to the Art Institute, for example. However, the pieces on display from the permanent co...  more »
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  • July 2, 2017
    All is close except the modern gallery. Travel so far for nothing and the webpage don't indicate that is under construction. What a shame on the museum.
  • March 8, 2017
    This museum exceeded my expectations. The art inside was intricate and unique with a variety of pieces from around the world and different times. It's also a decent size and well worth a visit.
  • March 18, 2017
    Really wonderful small museum with many opportunities of engagement. Love the cafe space outside of the gallery. Beautiful outdoor grounds as well.
  • April 15, 2017
    It worth to visit if you love arts. The good thing is no admission fees required.
  • March 4, 2017
    Lovely eclectic collection of art. Staff are friendly and museum is accessible.

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