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Dallas Museum of Art

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great museum

It’s free!! The special exhibit was very nice and not too pricey. Paid 15 for parking The ida... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Heather H
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Great place to Escape

After one visit I bought a membership. Parking perks and always a great new exhibit. True art... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Established in 1903, this prestigious art venue features a wide selection of art exhibits, from Ancient Mediterranean to Contemporary Art and Design.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1717 N Harwood St, Dallas, TX 75201-2398
Downtown Dallas
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It’s free!! The special exhibit was very nice and not too pricey. Paid 15 for parking The ida okeefe exhibit was very nice

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Heather H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After one visit I bought a membership. Parking perks and always a great new exhibit. True art lovers will feel at home.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Miscongenial
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very satisfied with the various works of art that were on display. It was free admission too, special exhibits cost a fee but we didn't go to the special exhibits. There are more than enough to see even w/o the special exhibits. Parking is about...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A spectacular art museum in the beautiful downtown cultural district of Dallas. Children and adults find art in context of history and beauty. Can’t begin to see it alll in one visit so it’s a great place to take out of town guests as you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank enfree21
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been family members to this museum for over 30 years. We visit often and are always seeing something new. My 92 year old mother was amazed by "Red on Canvas". There was something about the simplicity of the work that she found captivating....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank K-Angler
Reviewed 1 week ago

….they have made in rebuilding and then displaying the collection. It is hard to imagine a worse installation of what is probably a fairly encyclopedic collection, as no overall concept, neither chronological, by material and techniques, styles or other usual paradigms for museological presentation is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to the museum with a friend and found it to be accommodating and interesting. The exhibit was supplemented by really interesting permanent collections. Great visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ngreenidge26
Reviewed 1 week ago

The train stop is about 2 blocks away and is convenient to travel there. The Nasher sculpture museum is very near too.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had excellant interactive displays on all floors, Some were being repaired while we were there, Gem section and engineering were facinating, Loved the human body and the prhistoric dinosauers.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lynne S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Has both a permanent collection and interesting special exhibitions- a show on Georgia O’Keefe’s sisters art when we visited. Being a wealthy town has advantages- benefactors donate expensive art locally- definitely was the case here. Well worth spending some of your day here

Date of experience: January 2019
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We were told we could take photos but no flash.
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Michelle S
August 25, 2016|
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I'm sorry, but I really don't know the answer to that but they are very helpful so I would think if you call the museum they could let you know. :)
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mrsdee114
Huntington Beach, California
Cab from Dallas Love Field to Dallas Museum of Art (2 Replies)
Our flight gets in Dallas Love Field about 1:00 p.m. on a Friday (this holiday weekend), and, since our friends won't get in for a few hours after, my husband and I are thinking about taking a cab to the Dallas Museum of Art while we wait. Google maps tells me it's about a 15 minute drive. Will this be an expensive cab ride (particuarly since we're coming from an airport)? I am also considering taking the bus and DART. But that trip will take about 45 minutes, and I'm concerned that any...More
May 20, 2014|
Response fromKarinLB|
Assuming you'll have luggage(?), you might want to contact the museum to see if they'll hold it while you visit the museum. Or maybe your luggage is checked through elsewhere with Dallas being a simple layover.....
fcs659pa
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Dallas Museum of Art (4 Replies)
Recently spent a week with my daughter in the Dallas area and for a bit of culture, we visited the Dallas Musuem of Art. The collection is decent, nicely laid out, nothing special, had a nice time...... but.... the current Jean Paul Gaultier exhibit is outstanding,. I am NOT a fashion person at all, but even if you know nothing about him, or haute couture designers, the staging of the exhibit is truly something to see. We were mesmerized once we walked in the door. His designs were unique...More
December 12, 2011|
Response fromtexhills|
Did you tour the Reves Collection? It is one of the most outstanding displays I've seen. I rate the DMA very highly. Glad you enjoyed it overall.
kared13
Auckland Central, New Zealand
Off the beaten track, interesting things to do in Dallas? (2 Replies)
I am very much looking forward to spending about three days in Dallas in late November. I have a few things lined up to do, including the Dallas Museum of Art, the Sixth Floor Museum and other such places. I was wondering if any locals could recommend somewhere to visit that isn't 100% aimed at tourists... I am particularly interested in art but would love to do something outdoorsy so I can see more of the area... even a bit out of Dallas would be okay as long as its easy enough to...More
September 01, 2013|
Response frompoodleone|
The Dallas Arboretum is a great place to be outside in Dallas.