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High Museum of Art

1280 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309 View Map

The High Museum of Art, founded in 1905 as the Atlanta Art Association, is the leading art museum in the Southeastern United States.

Located in the heart of Atlanta, the High Museum of Art connects with audiences from across the Southeast region and around the world through its distinguished collection, dynamic schedule of special exhibitions, and engaging community-focused programs. The collection includes more than 16,000 artworks across seven collecting areas. The High is dedicated to reflecting the diversity of its communities and offering a variety of exhibitions and educational programs that engage visitors with the world of art, the lives of artists and the creative process.

TripAdvisor Reviews

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4.5 stars on TripAdvisor Based on 1926 traveler reviews

Excellent gallery.

A very enjoyable collection of different art. I enjoyed seeing American artists on canvas but also furniture and silver ware. The photography exhibition was excellent as well as the short film on... Read Full Review

A wonderful arts center

I had not been back to the High museum for 20 or so years and i found the new museum to be delightful with several theaters as well as three buildings featuring a range of art, including special... Read Full Review

Noteworthy collection of American folk and southern art

I enjoyed my visit to the High Museum, spending around five hours exploring their collection. They offer an interesting but limited mix of works from around the world, including a variety of art... Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

4 stars on Yelp Based on 408 traveler reviews

This is the high museum of art. A magnificent structure in the heart of Atlanta showcasing rare art in many rooms in many floors throughout the building.... Read Full Review

I have never been as moved as I was when I saw "Supple Means if Connection" by Lauri Stallings + glo, at the Highland Museum of Art. In a single moment I... Read Full Review

Modern Chic Euro Inspired It's a place for all Atlanta fashion bloggers to migrate to and for kids to build crafty art goods. It's FREE every second... Read Full Review

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