Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens

829 Riverside Ave, Jacksonville, Florida 32204 USA

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“engaging & inspiring through the arts”

The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens is committed to engage and inspire through the arts, gardens and education. A permanent collection of nearly 5,000 works of art and historic gardens on a riverfront campus offers more than 110,000 annual visitors a truly unique experience on the First Coast. Nationally recognized education programs serve adults and children of all abilities. The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens in Jacksonville boasts one of the most important and delightful gardens in Northeast Florida. Idyllically located on the banks of the St. Johns River, the gardens have a fascinating history stretching back over 100 years and bear the imprint of some of the foremost names in landscape design and horticulture, including Ossian Cole Simonds, Ellen Biddle Shipman, Thomas Meehan and Sons, and the fabled Olmsted firm. The involvement of these prestigious firms gives national importance to the gardens at The Cummer. Throughout the year, the gardens are ablaze with rare horticultural specimens nestled under a canopy of mature live oak trees. In addition to the lush plantings, features such as reflecting pools, fountains, arbors, antique ornaments, and sculptures help create a special outdoor space that provides a perfect complement to the museum's collections.

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Gene W.

I appreciate art as much as "the other guy" but the sameness of many art museums with endless galleries of European masterpieces gets a bit unimaginative. That's why I appreciate the Cummer Art... Read more

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Beautiful!! I love the Cummer! It is a great place to show off how beautiful Jax is to out of town friends and family! On tues and Fridays I believe it's free to get in and walk around all the... Read more

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Rachel D.

So quaint and beautiful! The Cummer museum is definitely a Jacksonville staple. Right next to the river arts market on the weekends you can easily walk across the street. The entrance fee for us... Read more

Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens

829 Riverside Ave
Jacksonville, Florida
32204 USA

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Closed Now
  • Wed, Thu, Sat: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Tue, Fri: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Sun: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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