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American Museum of Western Art

1727 Tremont Pl, Denver, CO 80202-4006
+1 303-293-2000
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Excellent Experience!!

Not a big fan of western art? Go anyway! It's more about the early history of American West... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Perrie M
Progression of Art of the West from the early 1800's

What a pleasant surprise! This small museum had great paintings of the West with explanations... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pharon L
San Jose, California
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1727 Tremont Pl, Denver, CO 80202-4006
+1 303-293-2000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a big fan of western art? Go anyway! It's more about the early history of American West artists. Excellent pieces displayed in chronological order. Georgia O'keefe, Maxfield Parrish, and more.

Thank Perrie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a pleasant surprise! This small museum had great paintings of the West with explanations. It showed them as they developed through the years. Much of the art was done for magazines to promote travel to the West, plus some was patronized by the railroads...More

Thank Pharon L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The history of the west, depicted thru fine art from artists of the late 1800’s - early 1900’s. The self guided tour was incredible as it allowed myself to enjoy the paintings at my pace and reflect on our cultural. I felt as though I...More

Thank Myranda S
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Great 4 level museum filled with art depicting the American frontier. Well curated with different styles but all with same motiff of adventure, amerindians, and wilderness.

Thank Sergio W
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This museum is located in a 1880 building across from the Brown Palace Hotel. There is only a small street sign and entry is in the lower floor with no museum signage on the building. The fee is only $5 for seniors on a self...More

Thank casaahha
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Very well-curated museum. $5 ticket, good audio self-guide. Great collection, helpful friendly staff.

Thank BarbDavis_CA
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This museum has a beautiful collection of Western art. It is packed top to bottom with art I’ve seen in magazines but never in other art galleries. Covering decades of work that tell the story of the old west. We took the self guided tour...More

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This hidden diamond of a museum was an outstanding find! On my last visit I had been staying at the Holiday Inn Express Downtown (great place!) when I happened to turn left instead of right. A little unobtrusive sign on a brownstone building told me...More

Thank 267kar
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This museum has beautiful examples of western art paintings and sculptures. Even the building itself, The Navarro Building, has a fascinating history too!

Thank bkute65
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Tucked in an historic home across from the Brown Palace Hotel, if there is only one museum you have time to visit, this is it! Understanding our country through the lens of spectacular paintings make history of the west come alive. For a slight fee,...More

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David J
18 July 2017|
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Response from HarleyMatt | Reviewed this property |
The museum does not open in the evenings and it is only open Mondays Wednesdays and Fridays. Last entry is at 4:00pm and it shuts 4:30pm.. Its a high security museum and they do not allow big crowds in either, so go when it... More
Tim S
15 April 2017|
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Response from susantaylor33 | Reviewed this property |
If you never have been there, I would recommend signing up for the guided tour. They do a great job of giving you the history behind western art, and what the artists were trying to capture depending upon the times and the... More