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Anderson Collection at Stanford University

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Modern Art collection

This is a wonderful experience: the exhibits are very impressive in this superbly appointed... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Nice range of artwork

This museum has a limited but diverse collection of artwork. There something for everyone, even if... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
MaryAnne K
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314 Lomita Dr, Stanford, CA 94305-5006
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful experience: the exhibits are very impressive in this superbly appointed gallery. Furthermore, the talks by the very knowledgeable guides are absorbing and delivered in a charming fashion. I enjoyed the Punk art for its irreverence. Free admission very welcome too. Watch...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This museum has a limited but diverse collection of artwork. There something for everyone, even if you (like me) aren't particularly into modern art.

Thank MaryAnne K
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The Anderson Museeum at Stanford University is a hidden treasure that you don't even have to pay for! (Entrance fee = free!) Take stroll through the vast collection of modern and contemporary art with some of the big name artists. Don't miss the exhibit on...More

1  Thank Helena M
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

A personal collection exquisitely displayed. Shows the passion of a collecting family with a wide variety of contemporary art masterpieces. Tastefully displayed with good notes mostly by PhD students. Definitely worth a visit if art is your thing

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Works by Rothko, Frankenthaler, Pollock, Diebenkorn, Clifford Still, Hoffman, and many more. The architecture of the building with its views of the neighboring Cantor Arts Center and Stanford's park like setting s worth a visit for its own sake, Docent tours at 12:30 and 2:30....More

Thank KathrynAHall
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Oh what a collection! Easy to wander among the sparsely hung art to enjoy at your own pace. I was exposed to artists I had never seen.

Thank Trekandmore
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Free on the Stanford University campus. Right next door to the Cantor Museum. Go to both and don't miss the Rhodin sculpture garden outside. If you are not in to modern art, esp Northern California modern art, you probably won't like much of the Anderson...More

1  Thank Mark37Chicago
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The setting is intimate and the art amazing. The Anderson Collection is a a definite must see! Plus, admissions is free. If you have extra time, I recommend touring The Cantor Art Museum and walking in the Rodin Sculpture Garden. Afterwards, you can eat a...More

Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We were simply blown away by the Rodin collection and then moving on to the permanent collection which included examples of all of my favourite expressionist artists including Pollock, Kline, De Kooning, Still, Motherwell and many more! The current exhibitions also inspiring. If you are...More

Thank BFO1964
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The Anderson Collection at Stanford University, (also called the Anderson Museum) is a fabulous modern building that was designed to house the Anderson Family's collection of mostly modern art. Open most days except Tuesday, from 11-5pm, and Thursday until 8pm, I highly recommend a visit...More

Thank Andrew G
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