Know Before You Go

As part of ongoing renovation and enhancement projects throughout the Museum, you may encounter temporary changes to galleries and other spaces when visiting. When planning your visit, please read the latest updates below. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Building renovations



  • To enter the Museum, please use the Lancaster Street entrance or the Salisbury Street entrance. Both entrances are fully accessible.
  • The elevator from Stephen Earle Hall is currently unavailable as we upgrade and modernize the system. All areas of the Museum remain accessible through alternative routes. Gallery attendants are available to assist with directions through the Museum. Learn more about accessibility at WAM.

Food and Drink

Located in the Renaissance Court, our café is open during regular museum hours (service ends 30 minutes before closing). Museum admission is required.

Vending machines are available in the Lancaster Room on Level 2.

Learn more about food and drink


The Stoddard Courtyard is currently closed for construction. Learn more about how we are restoring our iconic building.


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