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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

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
4.5 stars on TripAdvisor Based on 1941 traveler reviews

Hostile and rude employees!

The museum collection itself isn't that impressive. Not many pieces of art for a museum in a city as large as Atlanta. The admissions desk seemed to only consist of teenagers and all of them had... Read Full Review

Clearly one of the best Museums in the Region

Very nice collection, including worthy European and American art, and exceptional travelling exhibits, like the recent Yayoi Kusama exhibit. A copy of Rodin's The Shade is displayed outside--a gift... Read Full Review

Getting bored! Go Visit This Museum

After running up the cards traveling far away, I had to stay near home for awhile. So I purchased a membership to, "The High". It is one of my favorite places in the city to kill a few hours. I... Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

4 stars on Yelp Based on 418 traveler reviews

I love The High! My husband and I are in our second year of membership and still enjoying it. We came for the Ghanaian Independence Celebration First Friday... Read Full Review

This museum was much larger than I expected. I thought that it would be a very fancy museum with upscale patron, but people were dressed casual. The museum... Read Full Review

Great exhibits, and flow... Great location. Easy to park. Will return for years to come. Five Stars. Read Full Review

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