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Amon Carter Museum of American Art

3501 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107-2631
+1 817-738-1933
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Designed by renowned architect Philip Johnson, the Amon Carter Museum of American Art houses a preeminent collection of nineteenth-and twentieth-century painting, sculpture, and works on paper, and it is one of the nation's major repositories of American photography. It is also home to nearly 400 works by Frederic Remington and Charles M. Russell, the two greatest artists of the American West. Museum Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Thursday 'til 8:00 p.m.; Sunday 12:00 to 5:00 p.m.; Closed Mondays and major holidays
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3501 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107-2631
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Reviewed yesterday

Seems you never visit what is closest to your home. This adage is so true. I lived across from this museum for 14 years and never visited till 10 years after I moved away. It was a delightful and educational experience. I enjoyed the replica...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my nephew here after his high school graduation. He had never been to a museum and I wanted him to see the Asian display before he leaves for college. We enjoyed walking through the exhibit and he loved the weapons and jade. The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice to have a park with 4 different museum buildings. Enjoyed the Amon Carter and found their art excellent

Thank Ellen A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Amon Carter is such a wonderful Museum! An incredible collection of American art. I have not seen as great of a collection anywhere except in New York or DC. This is a great museum to visit when you want to avoid crowds.... The Kimball...More

Thank packedpat
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great parking easy walk to entrance. Friendly and helpful staff🤗! Very clean and organized- Western area for easy viewing Charlie Russell Art and his letters- He was quite a writer and loved to enhance Letters with paintings. Went to Russell Museum in Great Falls Montana...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful museum that's been here for over 50 years. Tons of Remington sculptures of western art. Used to be called the Amon Carter Museum of Western Art.

Thank Helen V
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The Amon Carter is a treasure- beautiful building in lovely setting with a well curated selection of 20th and 21st century American art. Originally showcasing more western artists (Remington and Russell), the collection has broaden and spending a couple of hours here is a delight,...More

Thank Betty H
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This museum was recommended to us by friends. The amount and variety of artwork available for viewing was incredible. It was a wonderful afternoon spent seeing the exhibits. The Remington's owned by Carter are amazing. The view from the front is amazing and overlooks Fort...More

Thank Tikket
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I live in the Dallas area and avoided this museum for years because I thought it was just cowboy art- was I wrong! It’s all American art and all kinds. The have many wonderful pictures and sculptures. They also have special exhibits. Right now they...More

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Reviewed May 4, 2018

This is a relatively small art museum, and I wouldn't expect to spend more than 1-2 hours. The biggest collection is Remington and Russell, but there is a healthy set of art styles. The painting collection isn't huge, but it has works from quite a...More

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TexasKittyLover
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Response from James D | Reviewed this property |
The museum is free. You may want to contact the museum directly to see when groups can be better accommodated. 817-738-1933
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May 25, 2016|
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Response from happytraveler4209 | Reviewed this property |
No charge. Parking is free, but space is limited. Enjoy!
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