Memorial Art Gallery
Category: Entertainment (Attractions)
Description: Step into the cultures of ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome. Stroll among treasures of the medieval world. Explore the mystery of pre-Columbian and African sculpture. Experience the serenity of the arts of Asia. Share the romantic visions of America’s 19th-century landscape painters. Discover the revolutionary accomplishments of such masters as Monet, Cézanne, Matisse and Homer. The Memorial Art Gallery is considered one of the finest regional art museums in the country. Its permanent collection of more than 11,000 works spans 50 centuries of world art, from the treasures of antiquity to works that are in the vanguard of contemporary movements. In addition to its superb collection, the Gallery has a year-round schedule of temporary exhibitions, both scholarly and popular, intended to stimulate interest in specific artists, movements and periods of art history. The Gallery also features a gourmet restaurant, museum store and indoor sculpture garden.
Discount: FREE to UR Students
Price Level: $
Payment Methods: FREE with UR student ID
Hours: Wednesday - Sunday 11:00am - 5:00 pm and until 9:00 pm on Thursday
Address: University Avenue, Rochester, NY 14607
Web Site: www.mag.rochester.edu
Transportation: Red Line to MAG stop (Alexander Street and University Avenue). Walk one block east.