Kimbell Art Museum

  • 3333 Camp Bowie Boulevard
  • Fort Worth, TX 76107-2744
  • Region: Cultural District
  • (817) 332-8451
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The Kimbell's permanent collection contains holdings ranging from the third millennium B.C. to the mid-20th century, and includes major works by Fra Angelico, Velazquez, Bernini, Rembrandt, Goya, Monet, Cezanne, Picasso, Mondrian and Matisse. It is also home to Michelangelo's first known painting. The collection comprises Asian and non-Western as well as European art. The museum features special and traveling exhibits on display throughout the year. The gift shop has exhibition merchandise, art prints and posters, books, gifts, and children’s book and games. Designed by world-renowned architect Louis Kahn, the museum is often referred to as one of the most significant works of architecture of the 20th century.

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  • 100% Smoke Free: Yes
  • Alcohol Served: Yes
  • Evening Entertainment: Live music on Friday evenings
  • Family Friendly: Yes
  • Food Service:
    • Lunch
  • Handicap Accessible: Yes
  • Outdoor/Patio Seating: Yes
  • Reservations Required: No
  • WiFi Access: Yes
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Tu-Th, Sat 11:30am-2pm, Fri & Sun 12-2pm; Dinner: Fri 5:30-7:30pm
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The American architect Louis Kahn (1901--1974) is regarded as one of the great master builders of the 20th century. With complex spatial compositions and a choreographic mastery of light, Kahn created... More

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Permanent Collection WEDNESDAYS, 2 pm SUNDAYS, 3 pm Introducing the Piano Pavilion SATURDAYS, 2 pm More

This collaborative studio series, held in conjunction with the Kimbell Art Museum’s special exhibition Louis Kahn: The Power of Architecture, explores the creative ideas that inspired Kahn’s work.... More

This free program introduces children (ages 12 and younger) and their adult companions to fun and inspiring ways to enjoy art together. Each session features a brief gallery activity and a related... More

Join us to sketch, construct, and collaborate during this free and fun-for-all-ages event celebrating architecture and buildings of all kinds. Creative hands-on projects, interactive storytimes, and... More

Shelley C. Matthews, fine arts consultant and adjunct professor of Art History at Texas Christian University will lead the discussion. In this overview of art and culture during the Nazi and World War... More

Learn how various Fort Worth groups are creating exposure and opportunities for emerging artists with innovative partnerships and events. To highlight the discussion, the panelists will select a... More

Enjoy great music, international art, appetizers, tours, prizes and a delicious signature cocktail (cash bar; credit cards accepted) in the Piano Pavilion. No reservations required. To receive e‐mail... More

At the Children's Workshop, connect with artworks, new friends, and creative activities during Saturday workshops for children (ages 6–12) and their adult partners. To register, call... More

In this ongoing program, moderated by Kimbell staff, artists and architects discuss works in the Museum’s collection, share the special insights of the practicing professional, and relate older art to... More

Filmmaker Nathaniel Kahn will introduce the film and participate in a question and answer session following the first screening on March 26. More

Russell was awarded a Grammy in 2005 for his CD Aire Latino in the category of best instrumental soloist in classical music. The New York Times wrote about his performance: “Mr. Russell made his... More

Louis I. Kahn is architecture’s greatest late bloomer. The classical architecture that he studied as a young man was made irrelevant by the Depression and World War II, forcing him to reinvent himself... More

Spark your intellectual curiosity and creativity during afternoon programs that combine thematic gallery tours with hands-on art activities for adults of all ages. To register, call 817-332-8451, ext.... More

This concert of Chamber Music will feature young musicians from the Fort Worth Youth Orchestra in their final Chamber Music performance of the season. Please join them to listen to the future of... More

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A Modern Vision presents a selection of the most iconic European paintings and sculptures from The Phillips Collection, America's first museum of modern art, which opened in Washington, D.C., in 1921. More

The American architect Louis Kahn (1901--1974) is regarded as one of the great master builders of the 20th century. With complex spatial compositions and a choreographic mastery of light, Kahn created... More

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Casanova: The Seduction of Europe explores the 18th century across Europe through the eyes of one of its most colorful characters, Giacomo Casanova (1725--1798). More