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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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A Great Day Spent At A Great Art Museum

This Old Geezer and his Wife were spending a couple of days visiting St. Louis. The Arch was on... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Niles, Mi
Art for all

This museum is one of the best I've been to. The building itself is beautiful. They have all types... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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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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  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1 Fine Arts Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1380
+1 314-721-0072
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This Old Geezer and his Wife were spending a couple of days visiting St. Louis. The Arch was on our agenda, but the 17 degree weather kept us from it, so being Museum Lovers we decided on the warmth of the Art Museum instead of...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This museum is one of the best I've been to. The building itself is beautiful. They have all types from all around the world and from different time periods. My daughter's favorite part were the three mummies located on the third floor, much less creepy...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with family, Saturday, to tour the St. Louis Art Museum, a bitterly cold day! Of all of the times we have visited the museum, this was the first time that we took a docent tour. The tour was wonderful with a very knowledgible,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting the museum on a Saturday morning in January we enjoyed the close parking and the sparse amount of other visitors. I visit the museum every few years and exhibits have been moved since I was last there. My eight year old enjoyed the mummies...More

Thank EricInSEMO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited several times, when they had special displays, had a guided tour once with small children, the guide was very interesting.Some fascinating art work, in sculptors, furniture and of course paintings.

Thank phyllish42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great museum. We love coming here every year. Many superlative items in the permanent collection and good shows.

Thank Corgi_Oh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been several times. The collection has some very interesting pieces from many periods and countries. It is a comfortable size to see in several hours without rushing. You can also eat at the museum and there is a good gift shop. And the...More

Thank art-architecture
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have gone to the art museum at least 4 times this year and each time, I discover something new. The building is clean, well kept, and the artwork is absolutely stunning. It's also free, so I highly recommend that you visit here if you...More

Thank Sydney T
Reviewed 28 November 2017

a beautiful museum in forest park. classic and modern art with a little of everything including picassos and other famous pieces. well laid out and because its "free to all" (actually carved into the stone on the building!) you dont feel rushed to see it...More

Thank Schaan B
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

We decided to visit the museum on Black Friday, so parking on the street was impossible. We opted for the $10 parking which was really convenient! We were able to see the special exhibition because it is free on Fridays. They had a nice variety...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.