Hours and Holidays

The Collection is open six days a week:

Day Hours
Mondays Closed
Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Last tickets sold at 5:30
Wednesdays 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Pay what you wish: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Sundays 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Last tickets sold at 4:30
First Fridays First Friday evening of the month, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. (except September and January)

Please note: Galleries begin to close at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and 4:45 p.m. on Sunday.

Regarding pay-what-you-wish hours on Wednesdays: The line to pay what you wish opens at 2 p.m. and closes at 5 p.m. If you are in line before 5 p.m., you are guaranteed admission. We begin to close the galleries at 5:45 p.m.

For more information, see Admission.

The Collection is closed the following days in 2018

Day Date
All Mondays  
New Year's Day 2018 Monday, January 1
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, January 15
Lincoln's Birthday Monday, February 12
Presidents' Day Monday, February 19
Memorial Day Monday, May 28
Independence Day Wednesday, July 4
Labor Day Monday, September 3
Columbus Day Monday, October 8
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 22
Christmas Day 2018 Tuesday, December 25
New Year's Day 2019 Tuesday, January 1


Collection Limited Hours:

Open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Day Date
Election Day Tuesday, November 6
Veterans’ Day Sunday, November 11