Visitor Information

Museum Hours

The museum is closed New Year’s Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.





 Wednesday - Art Open Late!      

 10 am - 8 pm


 10 am - 4 pm


 10 am - 4 pm


 10 am - 5 pm


 11am - 5 pm

Museum Admission

Museum admission is always free for members. Join today! 



 Senior Adult (65+)


 Students (with student ID)             


 Youth (7 - 17)


 Children (6 and under)


 ArtsAccess card holders


 St. Jude patients & family


 All teachers


The last ticket is sold 30 minutes before museum closes. Tickets include admission to all current special exhibitions and permanent collection. We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and cash. An ATM is not available.

*Children 13 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

To protect the art, backpacks are not allowed in the galleries. Please check all backpacks at Visitor Services.

Blue Star Museum

We are proud to participate in Blue Star Museums, a partnership among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, Joining Forces, MetLife Foundation, and museums across the country. Memphis Brooks Museum of Art offers free entry for all active duty, National Guard and Reserve military personnel and their families all year long.

Additional Information

Audio Tours

The Brooks is proud to offer audio tours for select special exhibitions and select pieces from our permanent collection. Audio tours are available on the Brooks app or by using the complimentary iTouches available at Visitor Services. If you own a smartphone, we recommend you download the Brooks app before you arrive (search Memphis Brooks Museum of Art). For complimentary iTouches, each individual visitor must leave a driver´s license which will be returned once the audio guide is given back to Visitor Services. One driver license is necessary per audio guide checked out. 

The Brooks app is presented by ArtsMemphis.

Museum Library

The Brooks library is open by appointment only. Please call 901.544.6200 or click here to email the Brooks' librarian. Click here to learn more about the library.


To protect the art, we ask our visitors not to touch. Look, linger, think, converse, and enjoy, but please help us by remaining at least 6 inches from the art. Visit Image Services for our photography policy.

Fred's FREE Wednesdays

On Wednesday’s, admission is per donation only. From a penny to any dollar amount, you decide what you pay. If you're part of a group of 10 or more people, please call our Tour Coordinator at 901.544.6215.