Norton Museum of Art

  • 1451 South Olive Avenue
  • West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Founded in 1941, the Norton is known for its exhibitions and collection of American, Chinese, Contemporary, and European Art – and Photography. Admission and most programs are FREE to the public through December 2018 while the Museum undergoes a transformative expansion that will benefit the community for years to come.

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Free admission to all through December 2018

  • Start Date:07/14/2016
  • End Date:12/31/2018

Come see one the finest art museums in the country - free of charge. Incredible displays and great traveling exhibits. View details

General
  • Wheelchair Accessibility:
Hours
  • Sunday: Noon - 5 p.m.
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: Noon - 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday: Noon - 5 p.m.
  • Thursday: Noon - 9 p.m.
  • Friday: Noon - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: Noon - 5 p.m.
Accommodations - On-Site
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Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
several spaces available - call for info - groups up to 300 ppl X                        

Norton Museum of Art: Art After Dark / Art for All Seasons

  • October 27, 2016
  • Address: 1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Bar & Snacks by Potions in Motion. Spotlight Talks: Environments. Artist Talk: Mark Fox on Giverny: Journal of an Unseen Garden. Autumnal Expressi... View details

Norton Museum of Art: Art After Dark / Artists and Community

  • October 20, 2016
  • Address: 1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Bar & Snacks by Potions in Motion. Spotlight Talks: American Identities. A Closer Look: Teresita Fernandez’s Nocturnal (Rise and Fall), 2010... View details

Norton Museum of Art: Art After Dark / College Night

  • October 06, 2016
  • Address: 1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Work in teams, or on your own, to complete a series of art-based puzzles. Get the scoop on how to sound smart about art in 10 minutes or less. Make yo... View details

Norton Museum of Art: Art After Dark / Ways of Seeing

  • October 13, 2016
  • Address: 1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Watching Simon Schama's Power of Art is like taking an Ivy League course in art appreciation, with the folksy but knowledgeable Schama as guide and in... View details

Norton Museum of Art: Giverny: Journal of an Unseen Garden

  • July 05, 2016 - October 30, 2016
  • Address: 1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Mark Fox spent three months on the grounds of the Monet Foundation at Giverny and searched for a way to capture Claude Monet’s iconic garden fro... View details

Norton Museum of Art: Pen to Paper – Artists’ Handwritten Letters from the Smithsonian’s Archives

  • April 18, 2017 - July 02, 2017
  • Address: 1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Just as putting pen to paper to create a line in a drawing is an artistic act, so is writing a letter. Pen to Paper, a selection from the Smithsonian&... View details

Norton Museum of Art: Recent Acquisitions

  • February 02, 2017 - March 17, 2017
  • Address: 1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

This spotlight will feature works recently acquired by the Norton, including Super Blue Omo (2016) by Nigerian-born artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby. S... View details

Norton Museum of Art: Rudin Prize for Emerging Photographers

  • November 10, 2016 - January 15, 2017
  • Address: 1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

For this biennial exhibition, the Norton invites a panel of world-renowned artists to nominate emerging photographers whose work is on the leading edg... View details

Norton Museum of Art: SPOTLIGHT: Ming Dynasty Dragon Panels

  • September 01, 2016 - October 02, 2016
  • Address: 1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

This Spotlight exhibition will closely examine four boldly executed Ming dynasty roof ridge fascia panels. Most likely made to adorn the main hall roo... View details

Norton Museum of Art: SPOTLIGHT: Question Bridge: Black Males

  • October 18, 2016 - December 18, 2016
  • Address: 1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Originated to provide a platform for an authentic exchange about life in America for black men, Question Bridge evolved from artist Chris Johnson&rsqu... View details

Norton Museum of Art: SPOTLIGHT: Spencer Finch, Back to Kansas

  • April 09, 2017
  • Address: 1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Working with “the issues of subjectivity of vision and viewing,” Spencer Finch (American, born1962) created Back to Kansas, a large print ... View details

Norton Museum of Art: SPOTLIGHT: William Merritt Chase at Shinnecock

  • December 22, 2016 - January 29, 2017
  • Address: 1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Beginning in 1891, American Impressionist William Merritt Chase summered in the Shinnecock Hills on Long Island and the area’s stunning scenery ... View details

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