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Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis

3750 Washington Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63108-3612
+1 314-535-4660
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Unique

This museum has very interesting exhibits. The museum is located near Grand Center, so it is a... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Matthew C
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Family Trip

Zoo was too crowded so my son suggested we go to the Art Museum. Would love to have seen the... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
stlgirlinia
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Bettendorf, Iowa
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The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis presents, supports, and celebrates the art of our time. CAM is located in the heart of St. Louis-the Grand Center arts district. Admission to the Museum is free. As a non-collecting institution, CAM presents more than twenty exhibitions each year featuring emerging and established artists from around the region, country, and globe. We showcase art in a full range of media-from painting, drawing, and sculpture to the conceptual, performative, and interactive-filling our museum, both inside and out, in unexpected ways. Each exhibition season offers an entirely new experience.
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  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
27 May 2017
“Unique”
16 May 2017
“Family Trip”
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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3750 Washington Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63108-3612
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This museum has very interesting exhibits. The museum is located near Grand Center, so it is a convenient place to spend about 30-60 minutes of free time when in the area. Plus, admission is free.

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Zoo was too crowded so my son suggested we go to the Art Museum. Would love to have seen the Impressionist Exhibit but it was more than I wanted to pay for our entire family - if I had been on my own would have...More

Thank stlgirlinia
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Free. Small. Exhibits change frequently. Irrelevant if you are a contemporary art buff or not, you will be hard pressed to find any real talent in the work exhibited here.

Thank marcs73
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Regardless of the works exhibited at any given time, the Contemporary is a fabulous gallery space well worth the time to visit. Plus, it's free. Combine your visit to the Contemporary with one of more of the many other attractions in the Grand Center neighborhood.

Thank Arthur H
Reviewed 15 September 2015

This museum doesn't have a holding of art. Instead it presents work by important and emerging artists. The quality and presentation of their exhibitions, and of the artists that they present is very impressive.

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Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

The museum had several different artists' works on display. It was a nice sampler of what is currently being produced in the art world. And the Serra piece in the court yard is playful fun.

Thank ACWilson
Reviewed 20 June 2015

This museum offers opportunities for developing artistic outlets. It is located in a modern open space where the venue changes frequently. Although I would not return I would recommend it to people who are interested in interactive art forms.

Thank Regena B
Reviewed 10 April 2015

I was not a big fan of contemporary art but this museum is changing my viewpoint. Rotating exhibits offer many opportunities to see something new and interesting, and even if you don't like it, it's interesting. Free admission to boot so you can't beat it....More

Thank rduinc
Reviewed 13 January 2015

Contemporary art is not always 'my thing' but I am open minded and always willing to listen and learn. This space is fantastic and the curator brings in the best of the 'new'. It is inspiring if you allow it to be.

Thank kaningryta
Reviewed 28 May 2014

If this place hadn't been free admission when we went, I would have been disappointed by the size. We were staying at the Grand Center Inn a block away, so we decided to walk over to the Contemporary Art Museum. I tend to have difficulties...More

Thank 60004Kathy
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