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Amarillo Museum of Art

2200 S van Buren St, Amarillo, TX 79109-2407
+1 806-371-5050
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Free fun that's entertaining and educational

This place is awesome for an afternoon leisurely trip. The art offerings are shockingly good for a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Henry A
Really Nice

This place is a hidden gem. Neat exhibits. Lots of space for classes. This is a first class... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
slaterster03
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Amarillo, Texas
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Six galleries house a permanent collection that includes European paintings from the 17th to 19th centuries, 20th-century modernists, photography, Asian art and Middle Eastern textiles. Changing exhibits range from contemporary art to the American and European masters.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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2200 S van Buren St, Amarillo, TX 79109-2407
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is awesome for an afternoon leisurely trip. The art offerings are shockingly good for a town the size of Amarillo and best of all it's FREE!!

1  Thank Henry A
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This place is a hidden gem. Neat exhibits. Lots of space for classes. This is a first class operation that deserves an annual visit.

1  Thank slaterster03
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This was a really nice art museum. My one little complaint - there should be more dedicated parking JUST for the museum. The staff were excellent and friendly!

Thank iconions
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Displays are always different and full of variety. I am amazed at all of the local artistic talent. I really enjoy when the students are displaying their talent.

Thank aqua1981
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We just recently went to a special collection. It was interesting. Small museum, but well displayed. Asian art on other floors.

Thank ronblessen
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The Amarillo Museum of Art has a very nice schedule of exhibitions and lectures on various types of art. One need to go on the Web Page for their schedule of events and hours. The Ladd lecture series is very good and recently the Open...More

2  Thank CDM49
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We had a slow day so we hit this small art museum. The pastels of the southwest were amazing and worth going just to see them.

Thank sanford1252
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

It's incredible that a quality art museum exists in Amarillo. It's the perfect Saturday destination. The quality of the exhibits is phenomenal and the staff is very helpful and friendly. I would suggest travelers driving through and locals to visit often. The best part, it's...More

2  Thank forthetweeple
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I've traveled all across India and China and this collection has some amazing LARGE pieces you probably will not see in a museum - this collection is from a personal collection of a Korean war veteran local to Amarillo. Seriously impressive and worth the short...More

1  Thank daveG983UA
Reviewed 28 May 2016

I had a few hours before my flight this afternoon so stopped in at the museum of art. Very quiet and relaxing as I took my time looking at the exhibits. Security was helpful pointing out what was on each floor, as well. No charge...More

1  Thank Barbara M
Deana C, Director of Public Programs at Amarillo Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

Thank you so much for visiting AMoA...the salt bags are one of our curator's favorite items as well! We hope you will come back for our next exhibition, Side by Side: Larry Bell and Gabriel Dawe, opening on July 15.

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