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Architectural Summary

“Since the early decades of the 20th century, the crisp, elegant, and classically-based forms of the Toledo Museum of Art have graced Monroe Street in the Old West End. … We should not forget that the creation of the Glass Pavilion is but the latest chapter in the evolution of the Museum and its architecture. […]

April 2015 Toledo Museum of Art Program Highlights

Exhibition Openings The American Civil War: Through Artists’ Eyes April 3–July 5, Galleries 28 & 29 This exhibition depicts major events of the American Civil War as seen through the eyes of the artist. Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the end of the war, The American Civil War features approximately 50 objects drawn from the […]

Architecture

The Toledo Museum of Art campus is home to architecturally stunning and historic buildings designed by renowned artists. These architectural jewels add to the rich atmosphere of the Museum experience. Click here for a complete architectural summary of the Toledo Museum of Art from 1912 to the present. Main Museum Since 1912, the Toledo Museum of Art’s […]

History

The Toledo Museum of Art was founded April 18, 1901. The seven incorporators included an attorney, an architect, an industrialist, a realtor, a journalist, and two artists—each focused on a shared vision of creating an institution that would enhance the community with art and art education. More than a century later, the Toledo Museum of […]