Housed in a striking stainless steel and brick building designed by architect Frank Gehry, the Weisman Art Museum offers an educational and friendly museum experience. A teaching museum for the University of Minnesota and the community, the Weisman provides a fresh, engaging arts experience through an array of programs and a changing schedule of exhibitions.




Tue, Thu, Fri

10 am – 5 pm


10 am – 8 pm

Sat, Sun

11 am – 5 pm

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


Admission to all exhibitions and public programs is free and open to the public (unless otherwise noted).


**The Riverview Room will be closed for floor refinishing from December 18, 2017 through January 5, 2018.


Parking is available under the museum. University rates for parking ramps are $3 an hour and a $12 daily maximum.

In the event that the museum parking garage is full, use the East River Road Garage for additional parking.

Public Transportation

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 the Coffman Memorial Union, Washington Avenue, and Dinkytown. Bring it back to the museum and enjoy your meal in the Riverview Room (to the right of the front desk).