Trip Planner:   USA  /  Virginia  /  Williamsburg  /  Museums  /  Muscarelle Museum of Art
Muscarelle Museum of Art, Williamsburg
(3.4/5 based on 55+ reviews on the web)
Muscarelle Museum of Art is located in Williamsburg. Make Muscarelle Museum of Art part of your personalized Williamsburg itinerary using our Williamsburg tourist route planner.
Create a full Williamsburg itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Williamsburg

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Williamsburg by other users

7 days in Cape Charles, Williamsburg & Virginia Beach BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Williamsburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in East Coast of USA, Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Virginia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Washington DC, Williamsburg & Virginia Beach BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 36 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Philadelphia, Washington DC & Williamsburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Williamsburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, kids, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: March, kids, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Williamsburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM FRANCE February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Virginia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, relaxing, romantic, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: February, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • This little museum packs a big punch. The exhibits are well orchestrated and beautiful. Exhibits change several times a year I was told and we are looking forward to the winter exhibit. Which is still...  more »
  • I've been to many exhibits at the Muscarelle -- the museum is small but has excellent exhibits. I especially enjoy the annual faculty show, but their exhibits featuring works by daVinci and Michaelang...  more »
  • Frequent visitor to its exhibits and lectures. Some incredible shows way betond this small community (Da Vinci and Michelangelo in recent years)Fine collection of some surprising artists 
Google
  • Since about 2010, this museum has progressed famously.I gave five stars for their exhibitions like Michelanglo's architectural drawings, the mysterious Carravaggio, WPA paintings, Matilda of Canossa and the Origins of the Renaissance, and soon to come (Feb 21st) Leonardo's drawings for the exhibition on Virtue and Beauty. This little museum is a real find for those either visiting colonial Williamsburg ( you'll get a break from the Revolution) or who live closer by and want an interesting destination for a few hours. Since the venue is small, it won't take but one and half hours or so (unless you are like me and could stare all day at one piece of art), but the Muscarelle provides a wonderful respite from daily life with thought-provoking pieces carefully curated by historians like John Spike and his wife Michele Spike ( Matilda of Canossa) . Also upstairs, they have some fantastic Japanese prints drawn from life in the Kabuki theater . I am so happy to be able to visit this museum at a whim and find stimulating material to see and ponder .
  • Nice paintings but was very disappointed to have to drive here for a project, pay, then have one room of paintings..
  • Nice paintings