AAA Editor Notes
The Currier Museum of Art, 150 Ash St., is in a 1929 Beaux Arts building reminiscent of an Italian Renaissance palace. A complementary modern addition was built in 2008.
The museum showcases an internationally respected collection of European and American paintings, sculpture and decorative arts from the 13th century to the present. The collection features more than 11,000 objects including works by Frank Stella, Edward Hopper, Winslow Homer, Henri Matisse, Claude Monet, Georgia O'Keeffe, Pablo Picasso and Andrew Wyeth. American furniture and works by New Hampshire artists and craftsmen also are on view. Changing exhibitions, lectures and concerts are offered.
Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.