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Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum

1 Brookings Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63130-4862
+1 314-935-4523
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suprisingly excellent Museum

What a pleasent suprice. The musuem is well designed and some of the works are world class. Well... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Mitchell G
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boston, United States
Small, out of the way gem

We visited for a special exhibit: Degas to Mucha. What a wonderful surprise! This was an... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Susan S
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The Kemper Art Museum features cutting-edge special exhibitions, exceptional educational resources, and an outstanding collection of 19th-, 20th-, and 21st-century European and American art. A stimulating and unique site to experience art, culture, and education in St. Louis. Located on Washington University'€™s Danforth campus near the corner of Skinker & Forsyth Blvds. FREE and open to the public 11-6 every day except Tues, open 11-8 on Fri. Visitor parking available, easy MetroLink access.
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1 Brookings Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63130-4862
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a pleasent suprice. The musuem is well designed and some of the works are world class. Well worth the trip. WHile you are there, walk the beautiful Washington U campus.

Thank Mitchell G
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We visited for a special exhibit: Degas to Mucha. What a wonderful surprise! This was an exquisitely curated exhibit with items from Degas, Coro, Picasso, Mucha. They even had video of dancers from the late 1800's. Parking and the museum are free.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Even if you just have one day, this was my favorite place in St Louis (and I had 5 days). Great, interesting, beautiful modern & contemporary art museum. Staff is great and the temporary exhibits are very nicely curated and enjoyable. Don´t miss it.

Thank RifkaRM
Reviewed 24 March 2017

What an eclectic museum. On the main floor were interesting sculptures and art by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Degas, and assorted American artists. In the basement was the money museum. That was very interesting. Upstairs were more contemporary pieces. The gallery is small but it packed...More

Thank myobsession
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Cool art museum on a college campus. Some of the most beautiful pieces we've seen. If you love large paintings this is the place for you. Also you'll find Picasso, Pollack and other greats too. The building is stunning too! What we didn't like, the...More

Thank AOneWorldTraveler
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Specializing in modern and contemporary art, this small university art museum has beautiful spaces and some outstanding pieces. Great for a brief visit, on the edge of Forest Park

Thank jag343
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Special exhibits are widely varying and typically interesting. Wide range of 18th through 21st century art, including some special gems by Picasso, Leger, Turner, Stuart Davis, many others

Thank TriassicJoe
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This is a little gem of a museum situated on the Washington University campus. Admission is free. It combines a small collection of quality modern art pieces and student work from the university's MFA program. When we were there, many people were taking advantage of...More

Thank no_place_unlike_home
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Almost missed this museum. Permanent collection is unusually strong for small museum. Free. If visiting St. Louis and like modern art I would strongly suggest you not miss this one.

Thank Ruxtonvet
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Lovely little art museum on the Washington University campus. Closed on Tuesday (thought that was odd because usually museums are closed on a Monday). Very helpful staff and you can wander about on your own. Visually appealing exhibit space and well worth a visit if...More

Thank mindyTempe_AZ
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