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Springfield Art Museum

1111 E Brookside Dr, Springfield, MO 65807-1899
+1 417-837-5700
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Grant Wood et al

Just a quick drop by on a cold blustery day in Springfield lead us to stop in to the museum. I... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
washington , mo
via mobile
Great museum & it's FREE

This museum offers more than you think at first glance. The Chihuly sculpture in the foyer... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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1111 E Brookside Dr, Springfield, MO 65807-1899
+1 417-837-5700
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just a quick drop by on a cold blustery day in Springfield lead us to stop in to the museum. I enjoyed walking through the galleries keeping warm and soaking up the brilliance of the many artists. As Paul Simon would say someone tells me...More

Thank TL14
Reviewed 6 days ago

This museum offers more than you think at first glance. The Chihuly sculpture in the foyer welcomes you with colorful excitement. Love the string art in the hallway! The museum just keeps going and going--make sure you continue to the very back! Like the addition...More

Thank artlovinchik
Reviewed 1 week ago

This a great place for not only the beginning artist, but the well rounded artist as well. Shows very well

Thank Russ T
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Over the past 34 years I have been traveling across the United States and Western Europe. All of that while living in Springfield, MO. While a community the size of Springfield (metropolitan area population in 2016 of 544,000) can not support a Louvre (Paris) or...More

Thank RebecaEleria
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

The staff were very nice and welcoming when we came in. We viewed the art in different rooms and loved reading and seeing the veterans pictures the most. There are a series of strings in the hallway that you have to see. They are very...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This was a free museum, and it had a few special exhibits while we were there. I enjoyed the military exhibit featuring photos from various aspects of soldier life across the last 50 years. There were contemporary art exhibits and some more traditional art as...More

Thank Mizzou_SLP
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

I visited this place on a Tuesday afternoon. There are several collections/exhibits, largely from area residents. It definitely exceeded my expectations for not having an admission fee. They even offer classes for kids and adults. It can seem a bit sparse, but worth a visit!

Thank amandagG5703JJ
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Springfield's Art Museum offers a variety of on-going exhibits from their permanent collection, as well as many special exhibits throughout the year. Watercolor USA (during summers) is always worth an extra visit. Cool. Relaxed. Inspiring. Offers an activity area for children. Great place to spend...More

Thank Dave11974
Reviewed 7 September 2017

It is a great place to go and look at art. I saw the watercolor and veteran show recently and was very humbled by the military photos and inspired by the watercolor art. Staff was very friendly. A nice place to go.

Thank CrabbyCat
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I went to the museum after an appointment in Springfield. What a surprise to find such a wonderful art museum!

Thank Terri C
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