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Located on South 3rd Street, next to the University of Louisville Campus. Founded in 1927, it is the oldest and largest art museum in Kentucky and is considered one of the finest neo-classical buildings in the South.

Displays include modern and old masters, paintings and sculpture. European tapestries, furniture, decorative art, American Indian objects, African cultural exhibits and contemporary works as well as a 16th century English Renaissance room.

Open Tuesday through Friday 10am-4pm, Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday noon-5pm; closed major holidays including Derby Day.

Location: 2035 S. 3rd St., Louisville Kentucky 40208 Telephone 502-634-2700

Other Art nearby:
(Louisville) Bluebird Art Gallery
(Louisville) Erin Devine Gallery
(Brooks) Hawks View Gallery
(Louisville) Higgins Maxwell Gallery
(Louisville) Kentucky Art and Craft Museum
(Shelbyville) Kentucky Gift Gallery

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