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Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke

(3.4/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
The Taubman Museum of Art (TMA) is part of the lively metro mountain mix of arts, culture, and outdoor fun. Located in the heart of dynamic downtown Roanoke the TMA is near the Farmer’s Market, active trains, historic Hotel Roanoke, shopping, restaurants, art galleries, theater, science, train, and many cultural attractions. The museum features it permanent collection of American, Southeast American, Judith Leiber, Regional, Visionary, and Folk Art with notable touring exhibitions from collections around the globe. Its unique contemporary building includes a three-story Atrium, balcony overlook to the Roanoke Star, ten beautiful art filled galleries, and Art Venture, an interactive space for youth and families. Art Venture offers daily fun hands-on art making stations in painting, drawing, theater play, building, and printing (children $5, adults free).
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  • The Taubman is a great museum for a city the size of Roanoke. Saw a special exhibit today entitled :AMERICAN IMPRESSIONISM IN THE GARDEN. Excellent!  more »
  • I was so excited to find there was such a great art museum close to Blacksburg! We had a wonderful visit, exploring the collections for a couple of hours.  more »
  • Admission was free. Fantastic displays which are kept fresh and exciting ! Children's art center for take home masterpieces !  more »
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  • Excellent museum and well worth a visit! I especially enjoyed seeing an installation in the main lobby (specifically the piece by Rachel Hayes). I hope you'll keep having art work in the main lobby, as it's nice to see as soon as you walk in. Also nice having tables and chairs in the main lobby. Keep up the good work!
  • We love the Art Adventure for our little girl. It is a wonderful place for her to explore and play with puppets, dress up, drawing and creating art.
  • Very nice .The Taubman Museum of Art, formerly the Art Museum of Western Virginia, is an art museum located in Downtown Roanoke, Virginia, United States, designed by architect Randall Stout.
  • I was so disappointed today when I had made plans to see the Norman Rockwell display and drove by to see that it was closed. I had checked the website before and saw that it was closed on Sunday and Monday so we planned for today but still closed. Very disappointing !! I'm not sure when the web page was updated or the reason for the closing, but I assure you I was not the only one wanting to go today as there was a crowd of people at the front door trying to figure out the same thing.
  • Small nice collection of art in Roanoke. Definitely worth visiting. Very friendly staff. You cannot sit on the floor though.