Some of Our Astounding Art Museums

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Author: Hoffman Lewis

Ready to be completely dazzled? There’s no need to purchase a pricey plane ticket to Europe, when so much wonderful art is found right here in Missouri.

Feast your eyes on the expansive collection at Daum Museum of Contemporary Art. This gem of a museum, located in Sedalia, houses works by some of modern art’s most important names. See sculptured glass pieces by Dale Chihuly, paintings from pop art icon Andy Warhol, and a wide variety of styles and media by other artists. 

Receive an education in beauty when you visit the Saint Louis University Museum of Art. Located in midtown St. Louis, this art museum boasts a wonderful collection, spanning time and the globe. See modern works by visionaries such as Richard Serra and Ernest Trova. Marvel at the gorgeous Collection of Asian Decorative Art. Learn more about Jesuit history, thanks to religious artifacts dating from the 13th century through the 20th century.

Located on the campus of the University of Missouri, in Columbia, the Museum of Art and Archaeology contains a remarkable array of timeless pieces – some objects are more than 7,000 years old. The works in this museum are collected from six continents.  

When you visit the vibrant city of Springfield, be sure to visit the Springfield Art Museum. This superb cultural institution boasts more than 10,000 pieces of art. Spend a fascinating afternoon exploring the museum’s 12 galleries of fine art, where you can admire everything from paintings to drawings to sculptures.

In Cape Girardeau, the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum wows visitors with a variety of interesting exhibits. At interactive kiosks titled Frontiers and Empires and The Land and Waters, in the museum’s Crossroads Gallery, learn about the history of southeast Missouri. 


 Daum Museum of Contemporary Art
The Daum collects, preserves, interprets, and exhibits modern and contemporary works of art. It houses ...

 Museum of Art and Archaeology
Collections span seven millennia, covering six continents. Galleries include ancient European, American ...

 Springfield Art Museum
Springfield Art Museum, founded in 1928, is one of Springfield's oldest cultural institutions. It houses ...

 Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum
The museum features the Crossroads Gallery, which includes exhibits and interactive kiosks highlighting ...