John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota
Sarasota , Florida
Tel: 941 351 1660
Concierge.com's insider take:
Located on the 66-acre Sarasota estate that once belonged to circus tycoon John Ringling and his wife, Mable, this art museum showcases the work of Baroque masters such as Rubens, Van Dyck, and Poussin. The collection encompasses 10,000 objectspaintings, prints, photographs, sculptures, and drawingsfrom ancient through contemporary times. While you're there, visit the Ringling's 32-room mansion, Cà d'Zan, and check out the posters, props, wardrobes, and parade wagons on display in the Circus Museum.