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Saint Louis Art Museum

1 Fine Arts Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1380
+1 314-721-0072
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My favorite art museum

25 years ago, I entered a room full of Impressionist works dominated by a giant Monet waterlilies... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Philadelphia, Tennessee
Don't Miss the Saint Louis Art Museum

The museum is lovely and built on property that must have been inspired by the gardens of the Sun... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alexandria, Virginia
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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 collection of art works and artifacts in one of the most impressive buildings in the city. The Museum recently completed a major expansion project, adding 21 new galleries for both collection and temporary exhibitions. Admission to the Museum is free every day, and admission to special exhibitions is free on Fridays.
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1 Fine Arts Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1380
+1 314-721-0072
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Reviewed yesterday

25 years ago, I entered a room full of Impressionist works dominated by a giant Monet waterlilies, and because there were no benches in there, I sat on the floor and cried. I had no idea what to expect, so it overwhelmed me. Now there's...More

Thank BayInTN
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is lovely and built on property that must have been inspired by the gardens of the Sun King! The collection is broad, excellent and very well edited. Every visitor is likely to return many times and discover many and varied layers of beautiful...More

Thank 349Charles25
Reviewed 1 week ago

A visit to the St. Louis Art Museum is the perfect way to spend a chilly afternoon! From the building's architecture dating back to the 1904 World's Fair to its location overlooking the Grand Basin with the iconic equestrian statue of King Louis IX and...More

Thank Lexalu
Reviewed 1 week ago

The STL Art museum is a beautiful facility with a wonderful collection of art through the ages with some internationally famous works!

Thank Danny M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my 9-year old daughter for a special treat and found the museum very appealing and appropriate for families. Amazing, FREE opportunity in St. Louis. Also a fun gift shop!

Thank laura_alexanderpage
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was unfortunate in that when I visited, I had only a very short time to see this museum. I opted to forgo the permanent collection in favor of a special exhibit (“Degas, Impressionism, and the Paris Millenary Trade”) and the exhibit was wonderfully well...More

Thank MuseumStoreShopper
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have an Asian art and Native American displays had things I hadn't seen.Well laid out and good map guides.

Thank Terri O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

SLAM boasts works by famous Western names like Picasso, Monet, Van Gogh, & Cy Twombly and also has an amazing array of African art, Pacific Island art, early American art, and much, much more. There are wonderful period rooms from Britain and the U.S. The...More

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its been a few years since visiting. I was in town for a few days and it was on my "things to do" while I was there. The collection is amazing if you are into the Picasso era (not a professional term). A must go,...More

Thank CalitoNL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The art is wonderful but the layout on three levels is confusing even if there wasn't construction. I know they pay people to lay things out but they didn't get their monies worth.

Thank Bobbi H
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20 June 2017|
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Response from Groupworker | Reviewed this property |
Free - except for certain limited exhibits - welcome to St. Louis!
4 April 2017|
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
Theresa G
29 March 2017|
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Response from DRMIZZOU | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, I do not remember that specifically.

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