The Kreeger Museum, Washington DC

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  • July 28, 2017
    Little gem of a contemporary art collection in a fantastic Philip Johnson designed home/museum. The outdoor sculpture garden is still under construction but there are about a dozen of the outdoor piec...  more »
  • July 1, 2017
    We took a one hour docent led tour. Well worth it! Provided insight to the Kreegers as well as the architect, Philip Johnson. The Kreegers' private home filled with Monet, Picasso, and Rodin to name a...  more »
  • June 25, 2017
    Friends who live in Washington made me discover this small museum during my last stay. Coming to attend the 50 ° anniversary of the Met at Lincoln Center, I was more interested in his architect Philip Johnson was also the one who had built the House which now houses the collection of the Kreeger. It is a kind of private museum, which allows to see the exhibited works quietly and very closely if desired. It is surrounded by a lovely Park which contains various sculptures, which unfortunately I haven't enjoyed during my visit because of incessant rain. Unlike the other museums in the city, this one is not to speak free. The day of my visit, the entrance was free, but it was kindly suggested we make a small donation. What we do willingly to contribute to the maintenance of the place.
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  • June 29, 2017
    Definitely a must both for the great art collection and for the architecture. Such a unique place full of passion and art. The staff is extremely passionate and helpful. A real pleasure to talk to them.
  • June 3, 2017
    What a treat! Art and architecture in one place. If you ever dreamed of building a home to house your paintings, be inspired by The Kreeger Museum.
  • April 15, 2017
    December 2012 visit. Small, exquisitely curated. Amazing building. Five stars.
  • June 21, 2017
    A fantastic collection in a beautiful environment. Worth multiple visits...
  • June 15, 2017
    The sculpture garden is fantastic. Great place for a date.

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