Welcome to WAM!

After months of closure for maintenance work, the Weisman reopened on January 19. Two new exhibitions are now on view: Foundling: 100 Days and The Nature of Shoreham YardsNever-before-seen work, including new acquisitions, will also be on view in the Davis permanent collection gallery. Galleries A & B will be temporarily closed for the installation of B.J.O. Nordfeldt: American Internationalistopening February 11, 2022.

As always, admission is FREE.



Wednesdays, 10 AM – 8 PM
Thursdays & Fridays, 10 AM – 5 PM
Saturdays & Sundays, 11 AM – 5 PM


As you plan your visit, please note the following COVID-19 precautions:


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Masks are required in all indoor spaces.




Keep a 6-foot distance from other visitors, where possible.




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Stay home if you’re feeling sick.





Take advantage of the hand sanitizer available throughout the museum.




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Guided tours are not available at this time.



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Free audio tours are available on the CloudGuide app.




Contact waminfo@umn.edu or call 612.625.9494.


Getting Here

Parking is available under the museum. University rates for parking ramps are $3 an hour and a $13 daily maximum.




Metro Transit buses and the Green Line train frequently run through campus. For your best route, visit Metro Transit Trip Planner.




 There is no food available for purchase inside the museum. You can find a variety of restaurants in the surrounding areas at Coffman Memorial Union, Washington Ave, and Dinkytown.





Not quite ready to visit in person? Check out WAM@Home for activities to do with kids, a virtual tour of WAM’s exhibitions, and engaging video gallery talks from tour guides, family-friendly creative learning activities, and more. The Weisman’s programming will be freely accessible online throughout the fall, so look for new articles, artist talks, and art-filled video shorts all seasons.

Now’s a great time to make a gift in support of the Weisman’s work to keep its exhibitions and programs accessible and freely available in these extraordinary times.


Monday & Tuesday



10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Thursday & Friday

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday

11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Closed on the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve Day, and Christmas Day.