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Amon Carter Museum of American Art

3501 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107-2631
+1 817-738-1933
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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 American photography. It is also home to nearly 400 works by Frederic Remington and Charles M. Russell, the two greatest artists of the American West. Museum Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Thursday 'til 8:00 p.m.; Sunday 12:00 to 5:00 p.m.; Closed Mondays and major holidays
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3501 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107-2631
+1 817-738-1933

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Reviewed 30 December 2015

The Amon Carter museum is a tradition in Fort Worth. The permanent collection is eclectic and a treasure, and their special exhibits throughout the year are just that--very special! They are closed Mondays.

Thank sweeetcaroliine
Reviewed 28 December 2015

There are two notable traveling exhibits right now. The Laura Wilson photography is spectacular. I wish I could photograph people as well as she does. The American Folk Art exhibit is worth seeing. Much of it is on loan from the Folk Art Museum in...More

Thank Richard_x5173
Reviewed 26 December 2015

This is an amazing museum, and it's free to the public, but you should allow yourself time to see it all. We only had a short amount of time, so we focused on the American Western Art. The paintings and sculptures by artists such as...More

Thank Violet D
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This is a great experience even for those who do not "understand" art the way others might. I thoroughly enjoyed the entire experience and so did my daughter.

Thank jorpey
Reviewed 6 December 2015

The Amon Carter is a significant part of the Fort Worth cultural district. The collection includes some of the best original examples of Remington's western themed bronzes and paintings anywhere. I think I'm not alone in classifying these as priceless, it is truly memorable to...More

Thank cillaron
Reviewed 2 December 2015

We went to the museum to see the exhibit Self-Taught Genius: Treasures from the American Folk Art Museum. Folk art is a personal favorite of mine and I thought the exhibit well worth the trip. The Texas Folk Art exhibit although much smaller was very...More

Thank Sandra S
AmonCarterMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Amon Carter Museum of American Art, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2015

Hi Sandra, We are delighted you visited us and enjoyed the folk art exhibition as well as the permanent collection. Thanks so much for your review. I just spent Thanksgiving in Leawood and visited the Museum at Prairie Fire and just loved it. Next time...More

Reviewed 27 November 2015

A major reason for my return to Ft. Worth as it was closed for reorganization when I was last there in 007, this museum, founded in 1961 is both a pleasure and an educational experience. I highly recommend the free guided tours conducted by the...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

The artwork you will see here is very nice. From all genre as well as time periods. It is a very peaceful place to go and admire some of the work by some of the talented artists from through the years here in the United...More

Thank Chad W
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

We took the children here during spring break and it was lots of fun they had lot's of events for the whole family to join in I can't wait til next year to take them back!

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Fort Worth is blessed with three wonderful art museums, all located close together in the Cultural District, just west of downtown. The Amon Carter features American Art in a wonderful building designed by famous architect Philip Johnson. It is a superb collection with rotating special...More

Thank jpftx
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Response from JMD1905 | 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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25 May 2016|
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Response from happytraveler4209 | Reviewed this property |
No charge. Parking is free, but space is limited. Enjoy!