Classic South / Augusta

Morris Museum of Art

1 Tenth St.
Augusta, GA 30901

706-724-7501
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The Morris Museum holds nearly 5,000 works of art, including paintings, works on paper (watercolors, drawings, prints, and photographs), and sculpture, dating from the late-18th century to the present. Galleries are dedicated to antebellum portraiture, the Civil War, genre painting, still life, landscape, Southern impressionism, contemporary painting and works on paper. In addition to its permanent collection galleries, the museum presents eight to 10 special exhibitions every year and a variety of programs.

The museum is open Tuesday through Saturday, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m., and on Sunday from noon until 5 p.m. Closed on Mondays and all major holidays. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for seniors, and students and members of the military with ID; free for museum members and children under age 6. Audio guides are free with admission. For more information, call 706-724-7501 or visit www.themorris.org.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Adults 5.00

    Members, children 12 & under, and every Sunday 0.00

    Military, students, and seniors with I.D. 3.00

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Meeting Facilities, Parking off Site, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Art at Lunch: Author Michel Stone

    Art at Lunch: Author Michel Stone

    08/18/2017 - 08/18/2017

    Join us on Friday, August 18 at noon for lunch and a lecture by Michel Stone at the Morris Museum of Art. Michel Stone, author of The Iguana Tree, will discuss his second novel, Border Child; a poignant and powerful novel about immigration. A book signing follows. Members, $12; nonmembers, $16. Catered lunch included. Paid reservations are due August 16.

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  • Music at the Morris: Rob Foster Jazz Quartet

    Music at the Morris: Rob Foster Jazz Quartet

    08/20/2017 - 08/20/2017

    Join us on Sunday, August 20, at 2 p.m. for Music at the Morris: Rob Foster Jazz Quartet. Enjoy eclectic selections covering Dixieland jazz and swing through bebop and bossa nova. This is a free event.

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  • Trunk Show: Bespoke Rocks by Maryalice Haest

    Trunk Show: Bespoke Rocks by Maryalice Haest

    09/28/2017 - 09/28/2017

    Meet jewelry designer Maryalice Haest and shop her distinctive, one-of-a-kind leather necklaces, cuff bracelets, and statement pieces from the fall 2017 collection.

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