New Orleans Museum of Art New Orleans Museum of Art

New Orleans Museum of Art

The oldest fine arts institution in New Orleans is known for its exceptional French, African, Japanese, and American art, photography, and glass.

Constructing a Nexus for the Arts

New Orleans Museum of Art

When the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) opened in 1911, it was home to only nine works of art. Today, NOMA's collection features almost 50,000 objects, which include paintings, sculpture, antiquities, decorative arts, and textiles. NOMA is also home to the acclaimed 11-acre Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden, which is adorned with more than 90 magnificent installations. In addition, NOMA provides education dynamic programming for families, students, and community members to enjoy all that the ever-expanding institution offers. 

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