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James Museum of Western & Wildlife Art

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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A new star in downtown St.Petersburg!

One of the new attractions in downtown Saint Petersburg houses a small part of the Tom James (yes... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
St. Petersburg, Florida
Take the complimentary tour

Our docent was excellent in showing us the highlights of the museum. There are many, many excellent... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Alice T
St. Petersburg, Florida
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The James Museum of Western & Wildlife Art will revive interest and passion about the history of the American West. The tenacious spirit of Native American, pioneer and immigrant cultures embodies the history of our country. We will engage the...more
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150 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3324
+1 727-892-4200
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Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the new attractions in downtown Saint Petersburg houses a small part of the Tom James (yes, of Raymond James) terrific collection of sculptures, art, jewelry and just about anything else Western. The collection was once crowded into the Corporate Offices of Raymond James...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank StPeteAl
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our docent was excellent in showing us the highlights of the museum. There are many, many excellent paintings.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alice T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The James Museum of Western and Wildlife Art is an exhibition of mostly modern interpretations of cowboy, Native American, and wildlife themes. The museum is gorgeous space unto itself, architecturally speaking. The sculpture, painting, and jewelry is beautifully displayed. There is a video room, with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MarkWBoca
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i was just there this week. this museum has it all. beautiful, beautiful building, inside and out.... but to talk about the paintings and sculptures - there are no words. really - absolutely breathtaking. i took about 3 hours to make sure i saw everything...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here for a special event and was surprised at how large the collection was. Very good mixture of different mediums. Would definitely recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TravelWithNic
Reviewed 7 November 2018

My husband and I have been to the museum three times and still have not seen the whole museum. We saw the special exhibit of animal art and sculpture. We attended a lecture by one of the animal artists and a third visit was just...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Diana C
Reviewed 6 November 2018

OK. I'm not big on cowboy art, but the collection was not comprehensive across many artists and needed better curating. The building was very well updated and I like the coffee shop/bar/gift shop. For me it was a one time visit. Go to the Museum...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We were walking through St Petersburg on our way to the Chihuly collection and spotted a Beautiful limestone contemporary building and had to go in. The building resembles a look and feel of a canyon. The interior is as wonderful as the exterior and they...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pam A
Reviewed 14 October 2018

The interior and external design is very complimentary to the Art with sandstone walls, a 2 story waterfall in the entry area, and great bronze statues to greet you. The galleries are well spaced and innovatively lit to compliment the art works. There is something...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank V3382FTmaryb
Reviewed 14 October 2018

First visit was with a tour group and it was very nice. The more I explored this museum, the more interesting it became. Some jaw-dropping paintings, intricate sculpting in all sizes, shapes and colors. The Curator must be so very proud of this new museum...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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19 April 2018|
Response from R6429ZHhelenh | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it is, but you could call and ask. It's not mentioned as a benefit of membership.