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Saint Louis Art Museum

1 Fine Arts Drive, Forest Park, Saint Louis, MO 63110
+1 314-721-0072
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Free!!!!! It was great!! Lots of great culture and to see 1 of 3 Monet's paintings. Ugh!! Loved... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chad B
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
Great FREE Museum

When visiting STL, or even for (new) locals, you must visit the STL Art Museum. It has free... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
kyle f
Saint Louis, Missouri
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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 Drive, Forest Park, Saint Louis, MO 63110
+1 314-721-0072
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Free!!!!! It was great!! Lots of great culture and to see 1 of 3 Monet's paintings. Ugh!! Loved It!!

Thank Chad B
Reviewed 4 days ago

When visiting STL, or even for (new) locals, you must visit the STL Art Museum. It has free admission and parking is usually easy (street parking if not a prime time - weekend/afternoon). The permanent exhibits and travelling exhibits will blow your mind! Considering the...More

Thank kyle f
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been going to this Art Museum since I was a kid, and it is always improving. The last few special exhibits have been great. I look forward to the next one, as well as seeing the permanent collection.

Thank karenlou2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were hassled at every turn by the staff because we had kids... they were in a wagon and we did have a rough entry while waiting for a family member to go to the restroom my child took a photo and we forgot to...More

Thank elowef150
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its in Forest park and next to fountains and lots of GREEN open spaces! The museum is FREE and it has 3 stories. there is sculptures and pottery and paintings from all periods even 2-3,000 BC! take your kids and take a lot of pictures....More

Thank greeksforjesus
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was on a recent visit to St Louis and wanted to see the Art Museum. When I travel in US/CAN or Europe, I try to make it a point to art museums. For mid-level cities in US/CAN, I've been usually disappointed in the quality...More

Thank CodyDC
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Saint Louis Art Museum located in Forest Park is free. My family and I had been told that SLAM exhibits collections of art, clothing, and design from many epochs, geographic regions, and cultures. We dedicated a day to walk through and view the collections...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During the summer Art Hill plays a movie for people to enjoy. They have an inflatable screen play a movie every Friday for about a month. This was my first time going and we watched Titanic. I was very impressed. The screen was large enough...More

Thank Shelbs21
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came to St. Louis for business but had some time before my meetings and the concierge at my hotel suggested visiting the St. Louis Art Museum. I am glad she did. It is an outstanding museum with an impressive and varied collection of art...More

Thank AnAnthropologist
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Saint Louis Art Museum is one of multiple free attractions inside Forest Park. A statue of King Saint Louis stands watch over the building which is one of the few things left from the 1904 Worlds Fair. I don't really know much about art...More

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19 June 2017|
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Response from Groupworker | Reviewed this property |
Free - except for certain limited exhibits - welcome to St. Louis!
4 April 2017|
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
Theresa G
28 March 2017|
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Response from DRMIZZOU | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, I do not remember that specifically.