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UCR/California Museum of Photography, Riverside

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The UCR/California Museum of Photography is an off-campus institution and department of the UCR College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences. The CMP is located in the UCR ARTSblock, in Downtown Riverside. The collections of UCR/CMP form the largest, most comprehensive holding of any photographic collection in the Western half of the United States. The growing UCR/CMP collections encompass every aspect of photographic arts, history, and technology. It is located at 3824 Main Street, Riverside, California.
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  • If you are into photography, then you will probably enjoy this museum. It is in downtown Riverside close to the Galleria.  more »
  • This is a rarer art and collection facility in SoCal. I'm glad it exists but doesn't hold my interest. My only concern or complaint is that it frequently seems to be a platform for political statement...  more »
  • Don't expect this place to shine like it is the Smithsonian. The collection is mid-sized, but done well. The museum is located off of a pedestrian mall so you can find plenty of good eats and antique ...  more »
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  • Nice little place for camera lovers! I love that is is free for ALL students with ID.
  • Always love coming here and seeing the new exhibits. A real gem for Riverside
  • Fantastic customer service. Very beautiful facility...
  • Really interesting stuff, the cameras and pictures are enjoyable to see and it's free for students.
  • I love this museums! The best photo museum I've seen yet!

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