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Saint Louis Art Museum

1 Fine Arts Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1380
+1 314-721-0072
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Love our Art Museum

Even if you don't understand some of the exhibits it is an amazing place to walk and just enjoy the... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2017
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Spectacular Treat for the Eyes!

I have been going to the St. Louis art museum since I was a small child and it never fails to... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2017
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Dedicated to Art and Free to All. Located in beautiful, historic Forest Park, the Saint Louis Art Museum hosts a world-class collection of art works and artifacts in one of the most impressive buildings in the city. The Museum recently completed a major expansion project, adding 21 new galleries for both collection and temporary exhibitions. Admission to the Museum is free every day, and admission to special exhibitions is free on Fridays.
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1 Fine Arts Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1380
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Reviewed May 22, 2017

Even if you don't understand some of the exhibits it is an amazing place to walk and just enjoy the surrounding. It is localed on the beautiful ground of Forrest Park

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Reviewed May 22, 2017

I have been going to the St. Louis art museum since I was a small child and it never fails to impress. The displays are majestic and the art is amazing and there is definitely something for everyone! We recently went with two other couples...More

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Reviewed May 22, 2017

There were an incredible amount of pieces of artwork and artifacts from all over the world. we spent two days here and we still could not get through everything but we took our time reading all the descriptions and found many of the pieces very...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2017

Must see. Farious collection of art including works of very famous artists.Spent 2 hours there. Could stay longer if were not in a hurry.

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Reviewed May 16, 2017

We went to see a special showing of hats with impressionist works, very nice. I love visiting this art museum, it is always a nice quiet visit. Don't forget to walk around the property to enjoy the outside sculptures and the fountains in the front...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2017

I went to college in St. Louis and spent many weekends in the St. Louis Art Museum, but they've made many changes since then. The new east wing has improved the overall experience greatly. The additional space has let the museum rearrange the art, and...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

St. Louis has one of those venerable Midwestern collections that benefitted from the vast local industrial wealth of the 19th and 20th centuries. While the museum is not quite as big as the Met, National Gallery or Louvre, it is not that far behind and...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

I'm so fortunate to live nearby. Whether you go for just an hour and view your favorite pieces, or stay for a few hours and have lunch in the fabulous restaurant, this is the museum to visit in St. Louis. Forest Park with the Art...More

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Reviewed May 4, 2017

Wonderful collection spanning from ancient art to modern. Our favorites were the Egyptian, South America, Greek, Roman, and Islamic.

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Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

We were in town to see the St Louis Cardinals but the weather did not cooperate. We hit up the art museum instead. They had a special exhibition featuring Degas which drew us in. The museum is free for general admission and the special exhibit...More

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DEAN S
June 19, 2017|
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Response from Groupworker | Reviewed this property |
Free - except for certain limited exhibits - welcome to St. Louis!
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Response from STLArtMuseum | Property representative |
Hi Megan. We're glad to hear about your upcoming visit. Our café on the first floor is open from 10am - 8:45 pm on Fridays and several galleries in the museum have couches provided for guests to rest. Our visitor services... More
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Theresa G
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Response from DRMIZZOU | Reviewed this property |
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