• Marietta Museum of Art & Whimsy and Sculptur Garden Sarasota, Florida USA. Photo by Nita Ettinger. Must Do Visitor Guides, MustDo.com.
  • Marietta Museum of Art & Whimsy and Sculptur Garden Sarasota, Florida USA. Photo by Nita Ettinger. Must Do Visitor Guides, MustDo.com.

Marietta Museum of Art & Whimsy in Sarasota

Sarasota Art Gallery and Sculpture Garden

Marietta Museum is dedicated to raising the importance of positive and whimsical art, the museum exhibits a diverse collection of quality art from classic to lighthearted and fun.

Enjoy paintings, sculptures, and mixed media from more than 250 artists.

Afterward, linger under the Museum’s oak canopied gardens, and visit the enchanting sculpture garden to encounter a colorful menagerie among exotic trees.

Educational art programs are offered by their favorite artists in the new Whimsy Waterfront Studio on Whitaker’s Bayou. Space is extremely limited so book early.

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Admission is free but donations are greatly appreciated. Plentiful free parking is available.

Guided tours for up to 25 persons are available, advance reservations are required.

The Museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from late November to May.

COVID-19 Update: Marietta Museum of Art & Whimsy Sculpture GROUNDS only will re-open on November 27, 2021 and remain open until May 2022. Visit their website for information on the Museum re-opening.