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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
+1 817-738-1933

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Reviewed 3 February 2016

Excellent art - great exposure to western culture. In particular the Laura Wilson photo exhibit is not to be missed.

Thank Lucy E
Reviewed 31 January 2016

The Amon Carter Museum is not the same as the Kimbell but it has its own unique place in the art world. It is within walking distance of the Kimbell, so visit it and you will see what I mean. Remington and Russell never grow...More

Thank SuziQinTexas
Reviewed 28 January 2016

The Amon Carter does not charge an entry fee. Parking is not hard. This is a place you can take your children as long as you are willing to watch them and actually monitor/correct behavior as needed. Many pieces of the Old West are housed...More

Thank happytraveler4209
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Fort Worth is a western art paradise and I fell in love with the Amon Carter. Oils, watercolors and sculpture that are exquisite and fun to look at. No charge for either admission or parking on top of beautiful western themed art.

Thank FaithPrevails
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Just went with family and teens, and we loved it! Great permanent collection and very interesting photography exhibit of the rugged West. Free and Elegant way to spend a cloudy or cold day. Very inspiring Art and you can't beat the price. Follow it with...More

Thank BarbaraRDallas
Reviewed 30 December 2015

The Amon Carter museum is a tradition in Fort Worth. The permanent collection is eclectic and a treasure, and their special exhibits throughout the year are just that--very special! They are closed Mondays.

Thank sweeetcaroliine
Reviewed 28 December 2015

There are two notable traveling exhibits right now. The Laura Wilson photography is spectacular. I wish I could photograph people as well as she does. The American Folk Art exhibit is worth seeing. Much of it is on loan from the Folk Art Museum in...More

Thank Richard_x5173
Reviewed 26 December 2015

This is an amazing museum, and it's free to the public, but you should allow yourself time to see it all. We only had a short amount of time, so we focused on the American Western Art. The paintings and sculptures by artists such as...More

Thank Violet D
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This is a great experience even for those who do not "understand" art the way others might. I thoroughly enjoyed the entire experience and so did my daughter.

Thank jorpey
Reviewed 6 December 2015

The Amon Carter is a significant part of the Fort Worth cultural district. The collection includes some of the best original examples of Remington's western themed bronzes and paintings anywhere. I think I'm not alone in classifying these as priceless, it is truly memorable to...More

Thank cillaron
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16 September 2016|
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Response from JMD1905 | 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
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!