Museum Admission and Hours

Visiting the museum’s collections is always FREE to the public.  

Some special exhibitions may carry a charge and tickets may be purchased online, at the ticket center, or by calling 216-421-7350. 

Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Wednesdays, Fridays 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
Closed Mondays

Closed January 1, July 4, Thanksgiving Day, and December 25. The museum will close at 4:00 p.m. on December 24 and December 31.


The Cleveland Museum of Art is extending its hours of operation for certain galleries on select days to offer visitors additional times to view The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s, Beyond Angkor: Cambodian Sculpture from Banteay Chhmar, Heritage: Wadsworth and Jae Jarrell, ARTLENS Gallery, the museum store, Provenance café and the Ames Family Atrium will remain open during the extended hours.

Below is a complete listing of the museum’s special days with extended hours of operation.

CMA Hours of Operation

Date       Hours

12/26*:    10:00 – 9:00

12/27:     10:00 – 9:00

12/28*:    10:00 – 9:00

12/29:     10:00 – 9:00 

12/30*:    10:00 – 9:00 

*denotes special extended hours

Open to the public
Tuesday–Friday 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Lunch: Tuesday–Friday 11:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Saturday Brunch: 11:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Sunday Brunch: 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Dinner service: Wednesdays, Fridays 5:00–8:00 p.m.

Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays 10:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Grill and Salad Stations 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Wednesdays, Fridays 10:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Grill and Salad Stations 11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.

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