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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 1932 traveler reviews

Black History in Mexico

I am a Spanish teacher who took my students here in order to expose them to history. We were able to learn about Black athletes who took a historical stance against Jim Crow practices in the U.S... Read Full Review

Nice Art

We visited the High Museum of Art on a recent trip to Atlanta. It was very nice. The collection is split onto a number of floors and spread between a couple buildings. The building interior itself is... Read Full Review

Kompa at the High Museum of Art

Nia and her band ONE27 was live inside of The High Museum Of Art. Jamal Ahmad from Jazz 91.9 WCLK, Atlanta’s jazz station was also in the house. On the third Friday of each month. Had a great time... Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

4 stars on Yelp Based on 414 traveler reviews

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

This is a pretty great museum. They always have interesting exhibits and the website is really easy to navigate. I love that they encourage photography. You... Read Full Review

I've been to High many times. (No jokes, please, about getting high.) But I've never gone to a Jazz Friday before. Once a month. Free for members. And... Read Full Review

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