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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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One of my FAVORITE Art Museums!

The Saint Louis Art Museum never disappoints. There is always something interesting to see within... read more

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melbeesue
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Indianapolis, Indiana
Great find

admission is free, though to see the special exhibits, there is a change. Spent several hours... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Lenox, Massachusetts
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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 today

The Saint Louis Art Museum never disappoints. There is always something interesting to see within these doors, and the price of admission is FREE. There is often a special exhibit that has a cost associated with it, but if you plan your visit on a...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

admission is free, though to see the special exhibits, there is a change. Spent several hours here, varied collection and lots to see. Museum cafe offered good lunch options.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love going to this museum. They have some excellent exhibits, and they aren't too costly or too crowded, unlike larger cities. The museum itself is free, and special showings are free on Friday nights, and still quite reasonable for the paid entry times. I've...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

key items include an excellent survey of American modern art, Max Beckmann, German modern art. decorative art is a bonus. a very fine regional museum overall. comfortable spaces, good amenities.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great exhibit. Wear comfortable shoes. There is quite a bit of reading and artifacts to see. There is a movie which I would strongly, strongly recommend seeing first, if you can mange it. The exhibit is Free on Fridays and the museum...More

Thank Jeanne M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum has so many different types of art. Great Egyptian collection and impressionist paintings. Beautiful building from the World's Fair. Great museum for kids, too.

Thank Chris S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum has EVERYTHING. I’m still in awe. Artifacts and artwork from every period imaginable. FREE! Open late!! Amazing!!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The St. Louis art museum is a must see even without the Sunken Cities exhibit but this amazing collection made our visit even more outstanding. Highly recommend seeing this exhibit before it leaves and of course see the museum at any other time for the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love looking at art- old and contemporary. This place had a great balance of both. The facilities were well kept and no one rushed you through. Take as much or as little time as you need. We will definitely go back when we return to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Payed for a special exhibit that was not all that great. I wish it has been longer and with more details.

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mlowery66
12 March 2018|
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Response from J S | Reviewed this property |
Friendliest during special events, such as Art in Bloom, when they have targeted activities for children. The rest of the time I would say not so much, like any adult art museum.
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DEAN S
20 June 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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megangrahl
5 April 2017|
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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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