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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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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“american west” (15 reviews)
“free admission” (20 reviews)
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3501 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107-2631
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting the Amon Carter Museum again after several years I was pleasantly surprised by the broader scope of the collection into American art in addition to their traditional core collection of western art. Currently (November 2017), there is an impressive exhibit which portrays hunting, fishing...More

Thank Epicurious992015
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Enjoyed visiting this art museum with it’s American Artist emphasis!! Parking across the road is for a $10.00 fee. Very comprehensive collection of American Artists covering many genres!! New building is delightful!! Make sure you visit the alcoves or you will miss Remington and Russel...More

Thank Dr Tim T
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Nice building, great collection of 'cowboy' scenes - ie plenty of Remingtons and Russell's. A couple of Georgia O'Keefe's. Free to enter. Best to park (for free) outside nearby Kimbell Art Museum or in the car park of the Modern Art Museum. Fans of the...More

Thank Broomhillal
AmonCarterMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Amon Carter Museum of American Art, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

We're glad to know you enjoyed your visit. I wanted to add that the Amon Carter Museum of American Art has a free parking lot on Camp Bowie Boulevard. Thank you for coming!

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

The museum is packed with a variety of art styles. Each room has a large print and a dyslexic tour guide. This is a wonderful museum. I enjoyed seeing the enthusiasm of the student tours. The museum's tour guides had the students enthralled and engaged...More

Thank JayFlight24bs
Reviewed 24 October 2017

On a weekday during the summer (July), my wife and I took a day to explore Fort Worth. The Kimball Art Museum was one of our stops. It was an enjoyable visit, but not the best art museum that we have visited. The exhibit on...More

Thank BYUCougarTX
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We were impressed with the variety of art displayed here and that there was no admission fee. Very generous. I enjoyed learning more about the men Russell and Remington and the reason for their different painting styles and treatment of subject matter. Sculpture was excellent...More

Thank Allison B
Reviewed 11 October 2017

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

Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed 8 October 2017

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 3 October 2017

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 22 September 2017

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
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TexasKittyLover
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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s/Ayla M
26 May 2016|
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Response from happytraveler4209 | Reviewed this property |
No charge. Parking is free, but space is limited. Enjoy!
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