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Cantor Arts Center

Lomita Dr. and Museum Way, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
+1 650-723-4177
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Excellent collection accessible for all

This museum has good collection of contemporary art, glass and pottery. Special exhibits are very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
553elinag
Worth a Visit

Whether you walk around inside or just view the sculptures outside, you should stop by if you are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tazman1099
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Lomita Dr. and Museum Way, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
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+1 650-723-4177
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum has good collection of contemporary art, glass and pottery. Special exhibits are very well curated. A huge plus that it is free, it makes it easy to bring your entire family without spending 100s of dollars. Art for ALL!

Thank 553elinag
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether you walk around inside or just view the sculptures outside, you should stop by if you are on campus. Simple galleries, but a lot of great art.

Thank tazman1099
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cantor does a good job of interpreting the history of the museum and Stanford University. Their special exhibiitons are always fun to view. The permanent collection is a admirable range of periods for a teaching museum. The small cafe is clearly a favorite for...More

Thank MuseumMom57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cantor is both and indoor and outdoor museum with Rodin Sculpures presiding over the gardens and sections of the museum. My favorite exhibit is the one of the Stanford Family and the large photo board of the jewels that Mrs Stanford sold during the depresion...More

Thank Vera G
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Great place to stop by for a bit or spend a whole afternoon. Wonderful art and outdoor sculpture. Excellent changing exhibits and an amazing new modern art collection.

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The quality and interest of exhibits here varies. The permanent collection is mostly not of great interest, with a few exceptions, but some of the temporary exhibits are more interesting. The highlight is the outdoor Rodin Garden with a great collection of that artist's work

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 18 April 2017

One of the best museums in all of the Bay Area can be found nestled away on the campus of Stanford University. Because of it's location it is rarely crowded and the admission is nominal (your choice of what you'd be willing to donate. Here...More

Thank kevinlortie
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This museum is a must for any visitors to Stanford or Palo Alto. Great Stanford history room as well as large collection of Rodin and contemporary artists.

Thank kitzitanner
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

A tucked away gem that is well worth a visit for anyone traveling to or living in the San Francisco Bay Area, especially in Silicon Valley. The collection is quite impressive, including an extensive collection of Rodin sculptures. I went with my whole family including...More

Thank CaliGlobeTrotter
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

free entrance, so is definitelly worth a visit if you are visiting stanford. quite a good selection of subjects

Thank John D
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