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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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“american west” (16 reviews)
“free admission” (20 reviews)
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3501 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107-2631
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"american west"
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"georgia o'keefe"
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"free admission"
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"great collection"
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"cultural district"
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"camp bowie"
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"charles russell"
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"permanent collection"
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"special exhibition"
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"world class"
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"on display"
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"traveling exhibits"
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"gift shop"
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"great place to visit"
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"sculptures"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The western art and bronze figures were impressive. The people who work there are all very nice....do not look like you are going to reach out and touch anything...they will let you know about it.

Thank janis t
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

Lovely museum. Really enjoyed the photography exhibit by Rania Matar. This exhibition is described as "bringing together four bodies of work by the Lebanese-American photographer Rania Matar that trace the development of female identity through portraiture. Depicting transitional moments of life, from young girlhood to...More

Thank Lynn M
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

The Amon Carter was great for my husband and I both because of the American West Hunting and Fishing exhibition. The museum was packed with so much amazing history and art that it brought tears to my eyes. A must visit in Ft. Worth!

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

The Amon Carter Museum is an impressive building and a wonderfully presented museum. It offers the visitor a broad collection of styles, multi genre works and popular traditional. The museums tour guides are friendly approachable and extremely knowledgeable. Parking is available across the road and...More

Thank charles s
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Took a guided tour thru the museum and it is a lovely place to visit. Was able to enter a private library and was showed books and maps dating back 250-300 years old. Out standing Remington collection

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

we have been here many times, 1 or 2 times each year. it is a MUST SEE in FTW. Going back for limited exhibit this weekend

Thank Tom B
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

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

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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
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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
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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!

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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

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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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