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Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art

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Manageable size museum and a bargain

This is exactly the kind of art museum I like to go to—small enough to be manageable yet large... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
Impressive Art Collection

Thrilling to find so many masterworks by so many masters in such a relatively small collection... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Johnna E
Omaha, Nebraska
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2818 Frederick Ave, Saint Joseph, MO 64506-2903
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The art that is kept in the museum on the regular, is average. Some of it you wonder- how did this artist get in here?

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

This is exactly the kind of art museum I like to go to—small enough to be manageable yet large enough to have interesting works by well known artists. In addition to the more well-known pieces, there were a number of pieces by lesser known artists,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

Interesting collection but not really to our tastes. Varied presentations that you would see in most museums.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Abel K
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Thrilling to find so many masterworks by so many masters in such a relatively small collection. The museum itself is is a beautiful former privately owned mansion from the turn of the 19th century which holds plenty of charm and intrigue and which presents the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Johnna E
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Not worth going out of your way for. They have a few passable artworks, a fascinating Thomas Hart Benton and several trompe l'oeils. The tap room downstairs is a highlight.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Though a small museum, there are some pleasant surprises found in the Albrecht-Kemper's collection including a Cassatt, Glackens, Chase and a cool speak easy and library. This is an American Art collection museum and one worth a visit if you are in the area.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lance H
Reviewed 10 May 2018

My mother and I visited the museum with a Questers group. The history of the building was fascinating - loved seeing the 1930's bar/smoker's room downstairs as well as all the lovely craftsman style furniture and woodwork. I thought it was a great way to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank eatsleeptour
Reviewed 10 April 2018

The Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art has excellent art and food. Where can you go and see great art and get great food?

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank larrylL378PM
Reviewed 8 March 2018

This is not a large museum, but they do have a good collection of American paintings and sculpture. The museum is arranged in chronological order, which makes it a fascinating place to spend an afternoon.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Carole H
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

They building is a great bit of history as well as the art inside. See current art and special engagement exhibitions.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank charliecary
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Response from charliecary | Reviewed this property |
I found out gir you the cost. Adults $5.00 Child. $1.00 6 and under free Senior citizens $2.00 And they are closed on Mondays I believe.