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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 1890 traveler reviews

Wonderful Museum in Atlanta

We really enjoyed the Phillips collection that is currently on exhibition at The High. Very well done. Tickets are reasonable and the show was really worth our time. Read Full Review

Great experience

The art gallery in the High Museum is great. There are quite a few paintings of legends like Picasso, van Gogh, Cezanne, Monet, are displayed there. Read Full Review


There is something for everyone to love out of the side array of collections in this Museum. The arrangement by continent makes it easy for one to concentrate on sections of interest. Time flies by... Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

4 stars on Yelp Based on 385 traveler reviews

Obvious mention: Pittsburgh and Philadelphia have the best museums. While I enjoy all the museums everywhere, it has been tough to find many museums that... Read Full Review

Solid museum with a great selection of art from various pieces throughout history. Whatever you are a fan of, you'll find it somewhere in here. The museum... Read Full Review

I love the monthly special nights! It's so nice to see the art community and fans of art coming together to enjoy jazz, wine, and art! It's super... Read Full Review

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