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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 6 days ago

Great collections of modern art. This was one of several museums in FT Worth that we visited! Enjoyed our visit.

Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum has a wonderful collection of American Art and should be included on any tour of Ft. Worth. It is near a number of other museums which make it an efficient location. We had a wonderful tour there.

Thank pspeerit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Amon Carter used to be known primarily for its Western Art (think Russell and Remington), but I was reminded how many other artists are featured there on a recent visit. To be sure, the Amon Carter has one of, if not the best, collections...More

Thank Condor413
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice Art Museum. It features, but is not limited to art of the American West. Several works by Remington and Russell alone make it worth seeing,

Thank dapaze
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Accessible. Friendly staff. Excellent collection that is easy to see and understand. We intend to go back soon.

Thank BobHouston_Texas
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We had an excellent, free, hour-long tour that gave us a sense of Amon Carter the man, as well as a taste of understanding of artists Remington and Russell, an appreciation of the special photography seed exhibit, and information about the fascinating string art (which...More

Thank jbwhitehouse
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Someone once said that art represents the world "as it might and ought to be" The Amon Carter Museum of American Art met that requirement. The art museum in Dallas is good, but the Amon Carter Museum of American Art is fantastic.

Thank Tom9078
Reviewed 10 August 2017

So I took my family to the FW Museum of Natural History and Science...across the street from Amon Carter. I have never been and the parking lots are all adjacent to both museums. I went inside the Natural History Museum with the family and was...More

Thank jgncropduster
AmonCarterMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Amon Carter Museum of American Art, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm so sorry to learn you had such a frustrating experience as you tried to visit the museum with your family. The surface lot where you had such trouble parking and leaving is owned by the City and operated by Standard Parking; it is not...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is a fabulous gem nestled just outside of the city proper of Fort Worth! It is close to several other venues, museums and arenas, and boasts FREE parking and free admission for all ages. It was a terrific way to introduce the kiddos to...More

Thank J H
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Amon Carter is way better than I expected. I have to admit some snobbery, since I feared that "American Art" might mean "blank kitsch." It doesn't. This is a thoughtfully curated space with art from many times and many, many styles. I go there...More

Thank 394willh
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17 September 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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26 May 2016|
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Response from happytraveler4209 | Reviewed this property |
No charge. Parking is free, but space is limited. Enjoy!