Greenville County Museum of Art

The Greenville County Museum of Art in Greenville, South Carolina, is home to a nationally acclaimed collection of American art that ranges from Federal portraits to modern masters, including major holdings of work by two of the greatest artists in the nation’s history, Andrew Wyeth and Jasper Johns.

"Andrew Wyeth: The Greenville Collection" is now the largest and the most complete collection of Andrew Wyeth watercolors owned by any public museum in the world and includes such highlights as "Four Poster," "Jacklight," and "Whale Rib."

The GCMA also owns an extensive collection of original paintings and prints by America’s most renowned contemporary artist, Jasper Johns, who grew up in South Carolina.

The GCMA permanent collection explores the breadth of American art. Among its highlights are an important group of pre-Civil War vessels created by the enslaved African-American potter and poet David Drake and an exceptional collection of works by African-American artists, including a large group of works by modernist William H. Johnson, a native of South Carolina.

The museum boasts broad collections of American Impressionism and Charleston Renaissance works in addition to works by such artists as Mary Cassatt, Georgia O'Keeffe, Robert Duncanson, Frank Duveneck, and Kara Walker.

Exhibitions change regularly, please check their website to see what is currently on view.

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  • Days Open: Wed - Sun
  • Hours of Operation: Wed - Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Sun 1 pm - 5 pm
  • ADA Compliant:
  • 100% Smoke Free:
  • Free Wifi:
  • Minutes To GSP Airport: 20
  • Minutes To Downtown Greenville: 5
  • Minutes to Greenville Convention Center: 10
  • Miles to Greenville Convention Center: 4
  • Miles to Bon Secours Wellness Arena: 1
  • Bus Parking Available:
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  • Admission Price: Free
  • Parking Fee: Free after 5pm and weekends
  • Gift Shop:

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November 26

Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009), regarded as one of the most important American artists of the 20th century, launched his career in 1937 with a sold-out exhibition of his watercolors...

Greenville County Museum of Art

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November 26

Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Explore this year's Art for Greenville acquisitions in the exhibition But Wait -- There's More!, including works by David Drake, Jasper Johns, William H. Johnson, Jamie Wyeth,...

Greenville County Museum of Art

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Nov 26 2022 - Jan 22 2023

November 26

Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until Jan. 22 2023

Expressions of Power: Face Vessels of Edgefield District presents sixty face vessels, the least understood and most mysterious examples of early nineteenth-century Edgefield...

Greenville County Museum of Art

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