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Amon Carter Museum of American Art

3501 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107-2631
+1 817-738-1933
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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 American photography. It is also home to nearly 400 works by Frederic Remington and Charles M. Russell, the two greatest artists of the American West. Museum Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Thursday 'til 8:00 p.m.; Sunday 12:00 to 5:00 p.m.; Closed Mondays and major holidays
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3501 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107-2631
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Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

I was very surprised to find out that the Amon Carter Museum is a no charge museum so that's fantastic as you know encourages people to go and enjoy art of many forms. They have a very eclectic art collection their current exhibit of Thomas...More

Thank Kahanna
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Reviewed 11 April 2016

I've been in museums in the USA, in Japan, and Europe. Many are similar because one almost needs a degree in museum arts to navigate through the displays and docents can make you feel silly for asking simple questions. At the Amon Carter Museum of...More

Thank Tony4Life
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Reviewed 9 April 2016

This was free, which I think is wonderful. When we arrived, a tour was just starting and we had a tour of about an hour. The heart of the original collection was Carter's collection of Remingtons and Russells and our guide gave us a good...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2016

I came with a group so we had a tour guide. She was excellent and really made this tour. We spent 3 hours here but a few kids wanted to stay longer and go back and look. My family is coming back so we can...More

Thank FamilyWithWheelchair
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Reviewed 6 April 2016

A pleasant hour and a half strolling through American Art of the 19th and early to mid 20th century. Focus on Western/Cowboy style, but a few rooms with alternatives and special exhibits. The price is right (free), the space is wide and cool with a...More

Thank HermanTheGerman-inTX
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Reviewed 3 April 2016

World class museum. It's well laid out and docents are excellent. Much of the art is from American Artists. Excellent art collection with new art rotating in and out. There's much more to Ft. Worth than the Stockyard experience!

Thank mmf40
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Reviewed 2 April 2016

Whenever I have been there it has been in total amazement at how this great place could exist for the people of Fort Worth.

Thank larryl49203
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Reviewed 30 March 2016

One of my favorite museums in Texas. Great collection of American art and a nice Philip Johnson design.

Thank Ana V
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

This is one of Fort Worth's gems. A world-class art museum concentrating on American artists. Last week, we visited to see the Thomas Hart Benson exhibit - found it fascinating and intriguing. However, my favorites are still the works by Remington and Russell. The free...More

Thank David E
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

We assumed this would be a large collection because of the building - not so. The collection is small but interesting. Well worth a visit

Thank den979
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TexasKittyLover
16 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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s/Ayla M
25 May 2016|
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Response from happytraveler4209 | Reviewed this property |
No charge. Parking is free, but space is limited. Enjoy!
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