For The Huntington Museum, Art Collections, Library and Botanical Gardens in San Marino, California see The Huntington Library.The Huntington Museum of Art is an art museum located in the hills above Ritter Park in Huntington, West Virginia. Housed on over 50 acres of land and occupying almost 70,000 square feet, it is the largest art museum in West Virginia. The museum's campus is also home to nature trails and the C. Fred Edwards Conservatory, a subtropical plant conservatory. The museum's collections include American and European paintings, sculptures, prints, and drawings, as well as glass pieces manufactured in West Virginia and the Ohio Valley, American folk art, Chinese and Japanese decorative items, Haitian art, firearms, and material culture objects from the Near East. In addition to its permanent collections, the museum hosts traveling exhibitions and houses the James D. Francis Art Research Library, the Grace Rardin Doherty Auditorium, and five art studios where artists in residence are periodically hosted.Plan to visit Huntington Museum of Art during your Huntington vacation using our convenient Huntington online travel route planner.
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We arrived at the Museum today at 10:15. There was one car in the parking lot. We found that we had to have a ticket before entering (sign outside) so we called to find out how to do that. We... more »
Have never been to an art museum, but was tickled pink to be able to go with our kids, and grandkids while visiting in Huntington. Didn’t know what to expect, but was truly amazed with everything we.... more »
Great place to take the kids or relatives. It's cheap and lots to look at and at some point during the summer you can set the kids up for Art classes....
Very nice little museum. They have several different collections of paintings, guns, pottery and glassware. Staff was friendly and helpful. Place was clean and well maintained. I recommend.
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