The Museum will be closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 23. We will reopen at 10 am on Friday, November 24 and we will remain open that day until 10 pm for SLAM Underground.
Dancers at the annual Kwanzaa event


The Saint Louis Art Museum offers unique experiences for visitors of all ages. Join us for thrilling concerts, films, signature events, and celebrations throughout the year.

SLAM Underground

7:00-10:00 pm.
Final Friday of every month

Join us for unique gallery games and scavenger hunts, a cash bar, Create Lab art-making, and live music! Each month features an exciting new theme and a signature cocktail.
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January 2018
Since 2002, the Museum has hosted a celebration of the legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., with keynote speakers, spoken-word and music performances.

Art in Bloom

February 24-26, 2017
The Museum's annual three-day celebration of art and flowers, this popular weekend features floral arrangements throughout the galleries, special dining options, classes, talks, demonstrations, family activities, and more.
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Art Hill Film Series

July 14, 21, 28, and August 4. Films start at 9:00 pm. Party starts at 6:00 pm.
Each summer, over a thousand people gather on Art Hill in Forest Park to enjoy popular film classics, food trucks, music, and art-making.
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Symposia and Study Days

Local, national, and international scholars explore a featured topic or exhibition in-depth in these one or two-day programs. Registration will open in February 2017 for the symposium Degas, Impressionism, and the Paris Millinery Trade, to be held February 10-11, 2017. For more information, email

Art + Science

October 2017-January 2018
Program Series
The interdisciplinary exchange of ideas and perspectives can provide new insights for viewers and artists alike. This fall and continuing into 2018, a range of exhibitions and programs highlight the relationship between art and science.
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Winter Celebrations Festival

December 2017
Let’s make the season merry and bright! The Saint Louis Art Museum celebrates the festive winter season and global seasonal traditions in December with a weekend of art making, live performances, caroling, tasty seasonal treats and more!