Michener Art Museum
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Known as the Art & Soul of Bucks County, The James A. Michener Art Museum offers an exquisite collection of Pennsylvania Impressionist paintings, hosts nationally touring special exhibitions and showcases important regional artists.
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One of our favorite museums. A wonderful collection with great rotating shows.
Surprisingly high end permanent collection for a museum outside of a major city. Changing visiting exhibits, classes, special tours & more. Well worth a visit.
The museum is named for Doylestown’s most famous son, the Pulitzer-Prize winning writer, art collector, and philanthropist who first dreamed of a regional art museum in the early 1960s.Housed on the site of a former prison, the Michener Art Museum presents many special exhibitions and showcases…
Housed on the site of a former prison, the Michener Art Museum presents many special exhibitions and showcases important regional artists. Permanent collection highlights include the Nakashima Reading Room, the Daniel Garber mural A Wooded Watershed, and a world-class collection of Pennsylvania…
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