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International Museum of Cartoon Art

Boca Raton, FL

Contact Information:
201 Plaza Real
Boca Raton, FL 33432

Local Phone: 561-391-2200
Fax: 561-391-2721

Located in the Mizner Park area of Boca Raton, the Museum is one block north of Palmetto Park Rd. on Federal Highway.

Hours of Operation:

10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Tues. - Sat.; 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. Sun.

Description and Activities:
THE INTERNATIONAL MUSEUM OF CARTOON ART is the only museum of its kind with cartoonists represented from over 50 countries.

Started in 1974 in Greenwich, CT, it moved to Rye Brook, NY and then to Boca Raton, FL
Open to the public since March 10, 1996, its collection of over 160,000 original drawings includes every genre of the art: animation, comic books, comic strips, gag cartoons, illustration, editorial cartoons, greeting cards, caricature, graphic novels, sports cartoons, and computer generated art.

The Museum's collection also includes over 10,000 books on cartoons and a thousand hours of film and video of animated cartoons, interviews, and cartoon documentaries.

This online museum will give you a sampling of the Museum. You'll find a gallery of artists and their work, advice for those of you looking to stretch your artistic wings, a peek into the Museum store and much more.