Appleton Museum of Art

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Appleton Museum of Art
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Appleton Museum of Art is located in Florida
Appleton Museum of Art
Location within Florida
Established 1987
Location 4333 East Silver Springs Boulevard
Ocala, Florida
Coordinates 29°12′19″N 82°04′35″W / 29.205349°N 82.076497°W / 29.205349; -82.076497
Type Art museum[1]
Director Dr. John Z. Löfgren
Curator Ruth Grim
Website Appleton Museum of Art

The Appleton Museum of Art is located at 4333 East Silver Springs Boulevard, Ocala, Florida. It contains European, American and Contemporary sculptures and paintings, plus African, Asian, Islamic and pre-Columbian artifacts and antiquities.[2][3] The museum was founded by Arthur I. Appleton, a Chicago electrical supply magnate turned Ocala thoroughbred horse breeder.

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  1. ^ MuseumsUSA. "Appleton Museum of Art of Central Florida Community College", MuseumsUSA website, 2007. Accessed July 27, 2008.
  2. ^ Appleton Museum of Art "Collections", Appleton Museum of Art website, 2008. Accessed July 27, 2008.
  3. ^ Appleton Museum of Art; Myra Engelhardt (1987). The Appleton Collection. Ocala, Fla.: The Museum. OCLC 19089675. 

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