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“Don't miss it” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Sid Richardson Museum

Sid Richardson Museum
309 Main Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102 (Downtown Fort Worth)
817 332 6554
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Ranked #20 of 99 Attractions in Fort Worth
Type: Art Museums
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Owner description: One of the finest and most focused collections of Western Art in America, this Fort Worth museum features paintings of the 19th Century American West by Frederic Remington, Charles M. Russell and other artists, which were collected by oilman and philanthropist Sid Richardson.
Cedar Hill, Texas
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“Don't miss it”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

This museum is located in Sundance Square. If you are in Fort Worth, don't miss the chance to stop by and experiance the western art that this little museum has to offer. There are some amazing works from Remington and Russell, including some of the night sceans that Remington is famous for.

Visited July 2012
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Edmond, Oklahoma
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104 reviews 104 reviews
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
“The West is Alive!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

This compact little museum is wonderful to peruse. On my first visit, I took a short stroll through. But the subsequent visits found me looking at the detail of the paintings of Remington and Russell.

Visited October 2011
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Amarillo, Texas
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106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
“Beautiful Gem in the Heart of Downtown”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

This little museum is a must visit for art lovers, and anyone who loves the American West. The works by Russell and Remington tell that story through vivid, emotional art. You can feel emotion in the people, horses, and other animals. Remington's nocturnal paintings are stunning. This is especially a great museum for parents to take their children. It's free, not too large, and the paintings contain exciting scenes of the old west that fascinate many children. You help your kids develop an appreciation of art, and since the museum is downtown, make a special afternoon of it, see a movie or show too, and get a bite to eat at one of the numerous nearby restaurants.

Visited July 2012
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Texas
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Jewel of Western Art”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

If Remington and Russell are your kind of art - this is a must. Plus lots of great restaurants nearby.

Visited June 2012
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Tuscola, Texas
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“Great Museum”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

If you want a dose of Texas History, The Sid Richardson Museum is the place to go.

Visited May 2012
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