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Amon Carter Museum of American Art

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Designed by renowned architect Philip Johnson, the Amon Carter Museum of American Art houses a preeminent collection of nineteenth-and twentieth-century painting, sculpture, and works on paper, and it is one of the nation's major repositories of...more
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3501 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107-2631
+1 817-738-1933
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At the time of my visit second floor was closed but still - I loved exploring the first floor and mezzanine level. The building was designed by Philip Johnson (he called it THE building of his career). Not a big museum but this place has...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Amira S
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This is a nice place not expected, but really has some nice bronze statues and some really good paintings of the wild wild west. The cowboy and Indian photos are priceless and the other intriguing art collections. This is a free museum with plenty of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed December 3, 2018

It is not a large museum, but quite interesting collection of American art. Remington and Russel are major feature, but also has work by O'Keefe. Enjoyed seeing some artists who were new to me. Especially liked that it wasn't a huge museum that took all...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David L
Reviewed December 2, 2018

An amazing architectural gem by Phillip Johnson that captures the essence of great American Design to display great American Art. The exhibits are always so well chosen and curated, and the permanent collection is outstanding. A must for those who love Russell and Remington, with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank traveljoyfully1
Reviewed November 11, 2018

This museum has several Remington statues on display, and they are remarkable in their beauty. There are many other fine works of art, and it is well worth the time to visit this museum.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 484karlc
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Great museum with a mixture of western and modern art. Privately held and entrance is free. Love the exhibits

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 31sherriw
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

This free museum is a good deal. The collection is varied but limited, with second floor under renovation til next August. Seems to be room on first floor to display more.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank VAcatfan
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We loved this art museum. Be sure to take 5m to watch the video at the entey about Amon Carter and his vision for this space. We really enjoyed Plexus No 34 by Gabriel Dawe.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CraftTheTravel
Reviewed October 4, 2018

This is a must see for anyone visiting Fort Worth. The collection is extensive and the Remington and Russell gallery has an extensive collection of these early western artists. There is no admission charge!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Free admission at all times to this wonderful museum. Some permanent exhibits of Western art and a lot of occasional photography exhibits can be found here.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kenneth S
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September 16, 2016|
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Response from James D | Reviewed this property |
The museum is free. You may want to contact the museum directly to see when groups can be better accommodated. 817-738-1933
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May 25, 2016|
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Response from happytraveler4209 | Reviewed this property |
No charge. Parking is free, but space is limited. Enjoy!