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The parking lot is under construction for the week of October 20th
Please call the Museum for instructions on where to park.
Thank you

October is Adopt-A-Dog Month
Shelter and rescue dogs are waiting for loving homes!

          Don't miss
Jim the Wonder Dog Day!
Sunday, November 2, 2014

Join us on this date and discover what made Jim a Wonder Dog.  Lecture and refreshments are included with Museum admission.
Lecture: 1:30pm
Speaker: Larry W. Arrowood,
President of Friends of Jim, Marshall, Mo.
Please RSVP by 10/25/2014  314-821-3647
Museum hours for November 2, 2014 are 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Pictures with Santa!
November 29, 2014 from 12:00pm to 3:00pm.  Bring your dog(s) to get their picture taken with Santa, hosted by Guardian Angel Basset Rescue.
Photos will be available on line for purchase.  Refreshments will be served!  $5.00 donation requested to the Guardian Angel Basset Rescue.
Regular admission to the museum of $5.00 for adults, $2.50 for seniors and $1.00 for children will apply.  Any questions contact Susan Hurt

2014 Guest Dog of the Week!
Click on "Learn More" to see the current schedule.

Local artists Saturday and Sunday showcase will resume again in 2015. 
Schedule coming soon.

German Shorthair Pointer
Pastel by Joan Williams

See the Museum on Google+
Click on the link below for great views of the Museum galleries
Scroll down,
click on "See Inside"

St. Louis celebrates 250th birthday with creative cakes throughout the region.  The Dog Museum's cake was created by artist Lindsay Harmon.  For more information on the year-long celebration visit

Join The AKC Museum of the Dog as a member and receive Free Admission, Discounts in the Gift Shop, Free Subscription to our newsletter, Sirius, and a Free Gift as a New or Renewing Member!  Your membership donation helps support exhibits and special events. Call 314-821-3647 or click on "Become a Member".

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               New Exhibit!
   Dogs in Porcelain Sculpture
       Click on "Learn More" for
         additional information

Royal Doulton porcelain
Designer Frederick Daws
Ch. Ashstead Applause
Gift of the Glen Twiford estate

Coming Soon!
The Canine Art of Maud Earl
This new exhibit will feature the Museum's collection of art by the extraordinary canine artist, Maud Earl.  Maud (Alice) Earl became a professional animalier in the 19th century creating numerous paintings and prints of pure bred dogs.

Maud Earl
Great Dane at the Seashore
Oil on canvas
Gift of the Nancy-Carroll Draper estate

New in Jarville House:  Come see our Landseer wall!

Edwin Henry Landseer
The Two Dogs (detail)
Oil on canvas
Gift of the Cynthia S. Wood estate

Currently showing in the
Sally Johnson Spillane
Special Exhibit Gallery:

A Showcase of Traditional Art from the permanent collection.

Francois Bernard
The Bumblebee (detail)
Oil on canvas
Gift of William S. Houpt,
William Secord Gallery,
and an anonymous donor

New Acquisitions!

Best of Show Winner 2014
Art Show at the Dog Show

Charles Harpt
Dressed For The Occasion
Gift of The Art Show at the Dog Show

Ron Stewart
Breaking Daylight
c. 1985
Oil on canvas
Gift of Mr. G. H. Peter Frank

Click on "Learn More" for additional new acquisitions.

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