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Cantor Arts Center, Palo Alto

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The Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University, formerly the Stanford University Museum of Art, and commonly known as the Cantor Arts Center, is an art museum on the campus of Stanford University in Stanford, California. The museum first opened in 1894 and now consists of over 130,000 square feet of exhibition space, including sculpture gardens. The Cantor Arts Center houses the largest collection of sculptures by Auguste Rodin in an American museum, with 199 works by Rodin, most in bronze but also other media. The museum is open to the public and charges no admission.

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  • Great Rodin collection! The museum is free. Be sure to take a docent tour to learn more about the collection. The cafe is fabulous for lunch!  more »
  • The Cantor Arts Museum is a breathtaking exhibit in Palo Alto. They are very friendly and have tons of unique exhibits.  more »
  • Visited with my daughter to this nice, organized and wonderful staffs. We didn't have time, but we will definitely come back with my other kids as well. Love them, very informative.
  • Wonderful free museum on the Stanford campus. The white marble building is stunning itself. Poweful Rodin collection, and more . . .

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