"Stanford University - Cantor Arts Center" Museums / Libraries Tip by SLLiew

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Stanford University is a beautiful campus worthy of a visit. It is huge and so driving there is the best way of seeing.

The Cantor Arts Center has an amazing collection of works of art including outdoor display of Rodin sculpture.

From website:
"Statement of Purpose:
Ancient to contemporary art: Asian, African, Oceanic, Native American, pre-Columbian, post-Renaissance European paintings, sculpture, drawings, prints, photographs. Stanford family memorabilia.

Highlights & Collections:
Stanford University's Cantor Arts Center presents a wide selection of art in 24 galleries plus outdoor gardens, terraces, and courtyards. Its comprehensive collection spans 4000 years, ranging from ancient Egyptian and Chinese to contemporary art. Admission is free. The Center offers free tours, talks, and symposia, in addition to exhibitions."

Perhaps, while at Stanford University campus, you can check out where Dr. Condy Rice used to teach on the campus.

Directions: Palo Alto, south of San Francisco.
Website: http://www.stanford.edu/dept/ccva/

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 8, 2006
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