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Saint Louis Art Museum

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Pleasantly Surprised

Not normally an art museum person but my girlfriend wanted to go and glad We did. You get to see... read more

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T C
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Tulsa
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Beauty's Calling

How do you a make a fantastic day? You first start with a Tuesday morning that has the feel of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Hitheroadwithlila
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Lenexa, Kansas
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Dedicated to Art and Free to All. Located in beautiful, historic Forest Park, the Saint Louis Art Museum hosts a world-class and varied collection of original works of art and artifacts, spanning five millennia and six continents, in one of the most...more
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1 Fine Arts Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1380
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not normally an art museum person but my girlfriend wanted to go and glad We did. You get to see some well know painters and I really enjoyed the Egyptian exhibit. There is some construction going on but well worth it.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

How do you a make a fantastic day? You first start with a Tuesday morning that has the feel of summer in October. The early morning, after rush hour and shortly after a business has opened is the best time to create a day not...More

Thank Hitheroadwithlila
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must see while in St. Louis. The Egyptian exhibits were my favorite part along with some of the Chinese sculptures. I would allow a minimum of 2 hours if you are going to skim over some of it. Allow much longer if...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Growing up in St. Louis, the Art Museum has always been one of my favorite escapes. I have been to many art museums and galleries and can honestly say that the St. Louis Art Museum is world class. They have benches placed throughout the exhibits...More

Thank barbaraw959
Reviewed 1 week ago

SLAM is terrific, but just like many museums it is close to impossible to see everything in one trip. It is a joy to be surrounded by so many beautiful artifacts, sculptures and pieces of art. The building itself is a true masterpiece that houses...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a good place to bring a kid with a large amount of energy and who can't stand still for a long time

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Free museum, free parking was difficult to find as it was a beautiful day and everybody was out enjoying the park that the museum shares property with. The building itself is a site to behold. The museum was a lovely space with many amazing pieces...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

NIce museum and it free entry . initially didnt notice it a museum when walk past and then found that the guards outside was trying to explain to other tourists and feel that should give it a go to visit and it was great. Nice...More

Thank kerryytheng
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to art museums in Paris, Chicago, etc., etc., etc., and the St. Louis Art Museum ranks among my favorite. As a free museum, there's no need to "see it all" in one trip. I have been dozens of times and will continue...More

Thank JESSICA M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here many many years and the place is always nice up to date and Clean. Free to all on Fridays are great, Cant give enough thumbs up to the small cafe in the lower level. The people that work there are so nice and...More

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mlowery66
11 March 2018|
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Response from JS1418 | Reviewed this property |
Friendliest during special events, such as Art in Bloom, when they have targeted activities for children. The rest of the time I would say not so much, like any adult art museum.
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DEAN S
20 June 2017|
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Response from Groupworker | Reviewed this property |
Free - except for certain limited exhibits - welcome to St. Louis!
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megangrahl
4 April 2017|
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Response from STLArtMuseum | Property representative |
Hi Megan. We're glad to hear about your upcoming visit. Our café on the first floor is open from 10am - 8:45 pm on Fridays and several galleries in the museum have couches provided for guests to rest. Our visitor services... More
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