Street Address
4747 Creswell Avenue
Shreveport, LA 71106
Mailing Address
4747 Creswell Avenue
Shreveport, LA 71106
Museum Type(s)
Art
Staff
Jerry Bloomer, Public Relations Director/Secretary of the Board
phone: 318-865-4201
e-mail: jb@rwnaf.org

Description

A museum of American and European art spanning over four centuries, spotlighting art of the American West by Frederic Remington and Charles M. Russell. Special traveling exhibits are shown throughout the year.

History

The museum is situated on a 40 acre landscaped park featuring a water garden and over 13,000 azaleas. The museum was founded in 1946 by Richard W. Norton, Jr., and his mother, Annie M. Norton. It opened to the public in 1966.

Educational Programs

Guided tours are available for adult and school groups of 15-45 during regular museum hours. Slide presentations are available to groups on request. Five to six special exhibitions are held during the year. A "Friends of the Museum" mailing list is maintained.

    Governance

    Private educational non-profit trust.

    Library

    Access: General Public, Students, Scholars

    Appointment required: No

    Publications

    Announcements of special exhibits only.

      ADA

      Wheelchair Accessible