We got lost among all the paintings and, unfortunately, did not allow ourselves enough time to see everything. Don't make that mistake and miss some of the great artwork displayed.
The Butler Institute of American Art is a wonderful local art museum, well worth a visit. Located in central downtown adjacent to Youngstown State University the museum art galleries are quite impressive for a small town art museum. Several of the collections are rotated out regularly prompting repeat visits!
Love Snap the Whip by Homer. The guard is also a favorite. The fact that this museum is free is a wonderful opportunity for people to be exposed to art!
I am not a fan of modern art, however I found this art museum very entertaining. There are some great collections here that you will not find anywhere else, to include local artists.
Been her before always enjoy going there allways something new to see. If you get hunger while there can always get something to eat or drink. Love going at Christmas time the most. Will keep going back.
The Butler is a great place to visit any time of the year. It contains a variety of American paintings. Especially the section of paintings about Native Americans is pretty impressive. There is no admission. It is truly a gem in Youngstown.
I was pleasantly surprised by the large selection of multiples styles of American art; most notably the modern art, which is comparable to the Cleveland Art Museum. This museum is a big bright gem in the heart of Youngstown. The only thing; a few exhibitions were closed on the Saturday when we went and I was a little disappointed that... 更多
My husband and I have seen many art museums throughout the U.S. and the Butler is the finest museum we have seen in a small city. The collection of American art is outstanding. The one exception is an excellent Van Gogh. There are many famous painters represented: Homer, Sargent, Rockwell, Bierstadt, Moran, to name a few. If we travel to... 更多
As someone who does not typically go to art museums, I will say that I really liked this art museums. I went here for a college class and was really impressed with the variety of art. There is also quite a bit of art from local artist and art about the local area. If you do go here, be sure... 更多