Arboretum of the Barnes Foundation, Merion

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  • I feel like they did a good job of transporting the art and making it feel similar to the home in Bala Cynwyd but it is not quite the same so no 5 star review. The building itself is wonderful and a g...  more »
  • The gardens are only open on Saturday and Sunday but well worth a visit. The rose garden was in full bloom in early June so that would be a great time to visit. Purple smokebushes were also in bloom a...  more »
  • Great building with a decent selection if art, however most rooms have the same feel as it's one mans collection of the art he loved. For $25.00 I thought it was a bit much given the size of the colle...  more »
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  • Watch this movie... "Art of the Steal" (2009) learn about Mr. Barnes, and what happened to his collection upon his death.
  • Original Barnes Museum and wonderful Arboretum.

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