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Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis

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this is worth checking out

it is in the Grand St. arts district, so if you are walking to see the Fox Theater, it is nearby... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2018
jeffrey k
Longmeadow, Massachusetts
A small gem!

The Contemporary Art Museum, just a couple of blocks from St Louis University, currently has a... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis presents, supports, and celebrates the art of our time. CAM is located in the heart of St. Louis-the Grand Center arts district. Admission to the Museum is free. As a non-collecting institution, CAM presents...more
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3750 Washington Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63108-3612
+1 314-535-4660
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although I'm not the greatest fan the contemporary art I do enjoy trying to understand the artist's meaning. The stuff at this museum is beyond understanding.

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Reviewed August 12, 2018

The Contemporary Art Museum, just a couple of blocks from St Louis University, currently has a wonderful small exhibit of Amy Sherald’s art. No wonder Michelle Obama chose Sherald for her official portrait! On the day we visited there was also a terrific performance by...More

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Reviewed July 29, 2018

...with some great art inside. It made a great wedding venue too! It's not the first thing you think of when you think of St. Louis, but it's a hidden gem.

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Reviewed June 22, 2018

Doesn't really have a lot of art to see but all pieces on exhibit are pretty solid and worth seeing. Admittance is free and it has an art library on the upper level.

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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We love contemporary and modern art so we had to visit while on a trip to St Louis. The exhibits currently showing (May 18) were really impressive. Sarah Paulsens work especially was the true highlight. It's a shame that the venue is on the small...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

it is in the Grand St. arts district, so if you are walking to see the Fox Theater, it is nearby. a small space with intimate settings for art. they have varied exhibits of cutting-edge work. staff are friendly and helpful. visiting was an unexpected...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Nice modern art collection but limited. Admission is free and the staff was courteous In one hour you see the all the pieces of art

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Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

Struggling to find something unique to drag my teenage boys, we hit this museum on one of its rare free mornings. It had easily accessible street parking. Staff was informative but not as teen friendly as I’d hope. This caters to adults mostly and might...More

Thank Jill S
Reviewed March 7, 2018

My friend and I were visiting St. Louis over a First Friday weekend when a lot of the Grand Street museums and galleries stay open late and are all free to enter! One of the museums we wandered through was the CAMSTL. I don't want...More

Thank Alexis B
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

As a longtime member of CAMStl, I continue to be pleasantly surprised by the museum’s range of programs. My most recent visit included a stroll through the race car sculptures of Salvatore Scarpitta and the LA artist Tim Youd crouched over a vintage typewriter, “rewriting,”...More

Thank Franklin S
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