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Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum

1 Brookings Dr, Near corner of Skinker and Forsyth, Saint Louis, MO 63130-4862
+1 314-935-4523
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An Enriching Monday Activity in Saint Louis

On a pleasant April Monday,I visited this small quality art museum on the campus of Washington... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Quick stop for good exhibits

Small collection, with quality exhibits. Your interest in this collection may vary widely by the... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
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The Kemper Art Museum features cutting-edge special exhibitions, exceptional educational resources, and an outstanding collection of 19th-, 20th-, and 21st-century European and American art. A stimulating and unique site to experience art, culture, and education in St. Louis. Located on Washington University's Danforth campus near the corner of Skinker & Forsyth Blvds. FREE and open to the public 11-5 every day except Tues. MetroLink access.
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1 Brookings Dr, Near corner of Skinker and Forsyth, Saint Louis, MO 63130-4862
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a pleasant April Monday,I visited this small quality art museum on the campus of Washington University.I enjoyed fine paintings by these European painters;Jean B.C.Corot("Path of Old People"),Narcise Virgile Diaz De La Pena("Wood Interior",Barbizon),Henri Matisse("Stillife With Oranges"),Edvard Munch("Irmgard Steinbart"),and Joao Miro("Josef Rapols"),among others from their...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Small collection, with quality exhibits. Your interest in this collection may vary widely by the particular exhibits on display at any given time--I saw one I loved and one, not so much--but they were well-crafted and interesting, all around. The shop is small but offers...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Decided to visit this art museum on a recent trip St Louis as part of a visit to the St Louis Art Museum. This art museum is on the campus of the Washington University of St Louis and not too far from the St Louis...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

What a pleasent suprice. The musuem is well designed and some of the works are world class. Well worth the trip. WHile you are there, walk the beautiful Washington U campus.

Thank Mitchell G
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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We visited for a special exhibit: Degas to Mucha. What a wonderful surprise! This was an exquisitely curated exhibit with items from Degas, Coro, Picasso, Mucha. They even had video of dancers from the late 1800's. Parking and the museum are free.

Thank Susan S
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Reviewed 13 May 2017

Even if you just have one day, this was my favorite place in St Louis (and I had 5 days). Great, interesting, beautiful modern & contemporary art museum. Staff is great and the temporary exhibits are very nicely curated and enjoyable. Don´t miss it.

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Reviewed 25 March 2017

What an eclectic museum. On the main floor were interesting sculptures and art by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Degas, and assorted American artists. In the basement was the money museum. That was very interesting. Upstairs were more contemporary pieces. The gallery is small but it packed...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2016

Cool art museum on a college campus. Some of the most beautiful pieces we've seen. If you love large paintings this is the place for you. Also you'll find Picasso, Pollack and other greats too. The building is stunning too! What we didn't like, the...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2016

Specializing in modern and contemporary art, this small university art museum has beautiful spaces and some outstanding pieces. Great for a brief visit, on the edge of Forest Park

Thank jag343
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

Special exhibits are widely varying and typically interesting. Wide range of 18th through 21st century art, including some special gems by Picasso, Leger, Turner, Stuart Davis, many others

Thank TriassicJoe
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