Hours and Admission

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When using the Lancaster Street entrance, please use caution—and pardon our appearance—while we repair winter damage to the stairs.


The Galleries Wednesday – Sunday: 10am-4pm
Third Thursday of every month: 10am-8pm

Galleries closed: Mondays, Tuesdays and the following holidays: New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Independence Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas
The Museum Shop Open during Gallery Hours.
Extended hours during the Holiday Season.

The Museum Shop will be closed on Sunday, September 1. We apologize for any inconvenience.

The Museum Café Wednesday – Saturday: 11am-3pm
The Museum Library (Effective from August 28, 2019)
Wednesday – Friday: 12-4pm, or by appointment
Saturday: 10am-4pm

Library closed: Saturdays, Memorial Day – Labor Day


Members FREE
Students, faculty & staff of Institutional Partners
(see member list below)
Adults $18
Seniors (65+)
Students with current ID
Ages 4 – 17 $8
Ages 3 & under FREE

Special Admission

Free First Sundays FREE admission to all visitors on the first Sunday of each month: 10am-4pm.

Saint-Gobain logoFree First Sundays are sponsored by Sandy Hubbard and Thomas J. Logan and Saint-Gobain
College students
(non Institutional Partners – see below)
$14 with valid student ID.
EBT cardholder FREE
Veterans FREE

Blue Star Museums logo
FREE with valid ID, including 1 guest.

We also participate in the Blue Star Museums program (Memorial Day to Labor Day).
PLEASE NOTE: Hours and admission fees may vary during special events such as Flora in Winter. Discounts, library cards and Museum passes are not valid for special events.

Institutional Partners

Students, faculty and staff at the following institutions enjoy FREE admission when they present a valid institutional ID:

  • Anna Maria College
  • Assumption College
  • Bancroft School
  • Becker College
  • Clark University
  • College of the Holy Cross
  • Eagle Hill School
  • Fay School
  • MCPHS University
  • Saint John's High School
  • The T.E.C. Schools
  • Worcester Academy
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute
  • Worcester State University

Read more about our University/Institutional Membership program


55 Salisbury Street, Worcester, MA 01609
(+1) 508-799-4406


Wednesday-Sunday, 10am-4pm
Third Thursdays until 8pm
For closing days and Shop, Café, and Library hours, see our Hours and Admission page.

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