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AKC Museum of the Dog

AKC Museum of the Dog

AKC Museum of the Dog

The AKC Museum of the Dog preserves interprets and celebrates the role of dogs in society and educates the public about the human-canine bond through its collection of art and exhibits that inspire engagement with dogs.

Founded in 1982, the AKC Museum of the Dog was originally located in The New York Life Building at 51 Madison Avenue as a part of the AKC headquarters. In 1987, the Museum of the Dog was moved to a new location in Queeny Park, West St. Louis County, Missouri. After over 30 great years at Queeny Park, the decision was made to bring the Museum back to its original home and reunite it with the AKC headquarters and collection.

Combining fine art with high-tech interpretive displays, the Museum of the Dog’s new home at 101 Park Ave hopes to capture the hearts and minds of its visitors. Located in the iconic Kalikow building, the Museum will offer rotating exhibits featuring objects from its 1,700-piece collection and 4,000-volume library.

Pass details:

  • Admission for 2 adults and 2 children
  • $5 off additional museum tickets
  • 10% off museum gift shop (on-site day of visit)
  • 10% off individual/family membership to the Museum for Library patrons
ACK Museum of the Dog

Contact the Museum for the most up-to-date rules & hours!


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