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“Great University” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Leland Stanford Junior University Museum of Art

Leland Stanford Junior University Museum of Art
Palo Alto, CA
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Ranked #6 of 22 attractions in Palo Alto
Type: Art Museums
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Owner description: The oldest museum west of the Mississippi houses several remarkable displays, including an impressive Rodin collection.
San Jose, California, USA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Great University”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

This is one of the world's great universities and its Cantor Museum is a great destination all on its own.

Visited March 2013
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Brookline, Massachusetts
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
“Great”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Great collection, friendly staff and on top of that is free. You can learn so much by visiting. We love going there.

Visited February 2013
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Los Altos, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 attraction reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“A treasure of a museum”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

You are on the huge Stanford Campus and this gem of a museum holds wonderful treasures....the Serra outdoor sculpture is a must and a great counter point to their incredible Rodin collection...the American Indian collection is phenomenal as is the Asian art galleries....where you could easily spend a whole day...But the most fun is the 2nd floor with contemporary art...easy to look and somewhat of a surprise.....

Visited October 2012
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Singapore
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Rodin Escape in The Valley”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

GO! It's a small place but a great little detour while visiting the Stanford Campus or Palo Alto for business. Take an hour and walk the museum and have lunch at the cafe (which is excellent).

Visited October 2012
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Portola Valley, California
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22 attraction reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“A secret many people do not know of”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

Wonder outside statures art., The inside is very informative and often has rotating exhibits. Here is where you find out the history of Leland Stanford!

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