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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 yesterday

Loved this museum and the way it is set up. Very interesting exhibits in a wonderful building. The fact that it is for free makes it all the more appealing.

Thank AnniK_K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a great way to enjoy an afternoon A real cultural treasure very well thought out and what a great educational experience

Thank BardT3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My grandson had written a report on Remington and so we went to check out the Museum’s collection. It is a great Museum of American Art anchored by the Museum’s permanent collection of Russell and Remington. The Museum staff is friendly and knowledgeable. I would...More

Thank Marge G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amon Carter had a vision of an art museum for all the people of Fort Worth. His daughter guided that vision into the Amon Carter Museum of American Art and is free for everyone to enjoy. Several special exhibits and a permanent collection make for...More

Thank bythesummersun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Amon Carter is totally free--parking and entry, so it is an easy place to stop in for a short time or longer. This time we had about an hour to pass and did it here. There are currently (August, 2018) a number of special...More

Thank jbwhitehouse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overshadowed by two world class museums next door — buildings and collections. Nevertheless it continues to impress with an excellent permanent collection and imaginative exhibitions. A bonus— one of the best views of the Fort Worth skyline to be found,

Thank jdavis5775
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amon Carter Museum of Art contains well-selected, highly significant art including an outstanding photography collection. The museum has no admission fee by mandate of its founder Amon Carter. The Carter family remains personally involved in the museum and its leadership. The museum has also selected...More

Thank JohnAllenC1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small museum is surprisingly good even though I am not very familiar with American art. A number of art-works have a cowboy theme, which resonated in me as I just visited the Stockyards before coming to this museum. The museum also has a small...More

Thank autumncs
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Seems you never visit what is closest to your home. This adage is so true. I lived across from this museum for 14 years and never visited till 10 years after I moved away. It was a delightful and educational experience. I enjoyed the replica...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

I took my nephew here after his high school graduation. He had never been to a museum and I wanted him to see the Asian display before he leaves for college. We enjoyed walking through the exhibit and he loved the weapons and jade. The...More

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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!