Akron Art Museum

Akron Art Museum



The Akron Art Museum, dedicated to enriching lives through modern and contemporary art, showcases regional, national and international art created since 1850. The museum’s collection is presented in a spectacular facility designed by Viennese architectural firm Coop Himmelb(l)au and includes over 5,000 works of art, with a strong focus on contemporary painting, sculpture and photography. Nearly a dozen exhibitions each year present prominent artists in various media including painting,

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Akron Art Museum

1 South High, Akron, OH 44308


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Accessibility Information


Members park free in the deck adjacent to the library
Park across from museum entrance on High Street
Fully handicap accessible
Standard strollers welcome in most areas


Wednesday – Sunday: 11 am – 5 pm • Thursday: 11 am – 9 pm • Closed Monday & Tuesday • Closed on most major holidays.


Free Thursdays: Everyone receives free gallery admission • On Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday: Adult $7, Senior (65+) $5, Student (with valid ID) $5, Adult w/ tour (15 minimum) $6, Child (17 & under): Free, Blue Star Families: Free • Museum members receive free admission, free VIP parking, store and cafe discounts, among other great benefits.

Metro Perks
Discount for METRO riders.

Adult groups of 15 or more receive special rates for docent and staff-led tours of the collection and exhibitions. For more information: https://akronartmuseum.org/tours/

Student tours are available for free to public, private, home, parochial and charter school students in Pre-K through 12, as well as youth groups, daycare, and scouting troops. For more information: https://akronartmuseum.org/k12tours/


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