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High Museum of Art

1280 Peachtree Street, N.E., 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 1774 traveler reviews

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This is a great place on a rainy day. But I would say check their event page/ gallery to see if it even intresests you, it will save you time and money. Read Full Review

Nice museum, but some exhibits closed

Great museum, open airy full of light Staff were helpful and knowledgeable A lot of more modern pieces and the Civil Rights exhibition was fascinating and moving as were the African and Modern... Read Full Review


I visited the High Museum of Art for the first time. It was a little pricey, but I believe in supporting the arts. I enjoyed the Civil Rights Exhibition, as well as the chairs, American Art and the... Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

4 stars on Yelp Based on 321 traveler reviews

Excellent, attractive art museum, just steps from the MARTA Arts Center stop, and which can be covered in about 2-3 hours. A nice perk: I lucked out with... Read Full Review

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