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Museums and Galleries

Seattle Art Museum

Seattle Art Museum (SAM) in Downtown Seattle offers the public a rich mix of special exhibits, galleries, family programs, films, lectures, tours and performances.

The collections of the Seattle Art Museum number approximately 23,000 objects, representing a wide range of art from ancient Egyptian reliefs to contemporary American installations using photography and video. The collections are particularly strong in five areas: Asian, African, Northwest Coast Native American, modern art, and European painting and decorative arts. Their range and depth are unmatched in the region.

SAM has three distinct venues - the downtown Seattle Art Museum, the Olympic Sculpture Park, and the Seattle Asian Art Museum.

1300 1st Ave
Seattle, WA 98101-2902
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Seattle Art Museum