Memorial Art Gallery
Category: Entertainment (Attractions)
Description: The Permanent Collection of the Memorial Art Gallery – A Rochester Treasure Since its founding in 1913, the Memorial Art Gallery’s collection has grown from its first acquisition, the gift of a lappet of lace, to a holding of more than 12,000 works of art. Representing cultures from around the world and across millennia, the permanent collection is renowned for its breadth and its quality. 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
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.
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