Portland Museum of Art
163 locals recommend ·
About this place
The Museum's collection contains more than 17,000 fine and decorative works of art dating from the 18th century to the present. The collection includes paintings, sculpture, prints, photography, glass and ceramics, artists' books, furniture, and much more.
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Located in the arts district (downtown Portland, ME), "The Portland Museum of Art, (PMA), is the largest and oldest public art institution in the U.S. state of Maine. Founded as the Portland Society of Art in 1882."
This museum is considered by many to be the best regional museum in the country, displaying some amazing collections and famous exhibitions.
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