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Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design

  • 224 Benefit St. Map It
  • East Side
  • Fodor's Choice

Published 07/11/2016

Fodor's Review

This museum houses more than 86,000 objects ranging from ancient art to work by contemporary artists from across the globe. Highlights include Impressionist paintings, Gorham silver, Newport furniture, an ancient Egyptian mummy, and a 12th-century Buddha—the largest historic Japanese wooden sculpture in the United States. Artists represented include major figures in the history of visual art and culture, including Cézanne, Chanel, Copley, Degas, Hirst, Homer, LeWitt, Matisse, Manet, Picasso, Rothko, Sargent, Turner, Twombly, van Gogh, and Warhol—to name a few.

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224 Benefit St., Providence, Rhode Island, 02903, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $12

Published 07/11/2016


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