A view of the Art Museum exterior as seen from the pond


OUR GALLERIES ARE OPEN | January 24-June 10, 2023

Gallery hours:
Tuesday-Friday 10 AM-5 PM
Saturday Noon-5 PM
Second Wednesday 10 AM-8 PM

Current Exhibitions:

  • Current Forms: Ohio Figurative Ceramics
  • Experiencing the Divine: Devotional Practices of Islam, Judaism, and Christianity

Under our current COVID-OPS it is optional for visitors to wear a mask. Admission is FREE as always.

Before visiting, please review the visitation guidelines.

  • The Art Museum is adhering to Miami University's COVID-19 Guidelines.
  • If you or any member of your party have a temperature, do not feel well or are exhibiting any symptoms please postpone or reschedule your visit.
  • While in the museum or participating in public events, wearing a face mask is optional for guests.
  • Groups of more than 10 visitors should contact the museum in advance for planning purposes.
  • For participants of Miami University classes, wearing a mask is optional at the present time.
  • Faculty and anyone wishing to schedule a class or group visits should email to make arrangements. A minimum of one week's notice for these visits is required.



Google Map directions to the museum.

The Museum sits on State Route 27 / Patterson Avenue on the southern edge of Miami University's Oxford campus.

  • A short walk from Shriver, Tappan, and Western Campus
  • Located on the Miami University U3 bus route via Shriver.

From the northeast: I-70 to State Route 127 south to State Route 73 west to State Route 27 south

From the northwest: I-70 to State Route 27 south

From the south: I-275 to State Route 27 north

From the southwest: I-74 to I-275 north/east to State Route 27 north

From the east: I-75 to State Route 73 west to State Route 27 south

From the north: I-70 to State Route 127 south to 73 west to State Route 27 south


A campus visitor's permit or a RED Faculty/Staff permit IS REQUIRED to park at the museum.

  • Visitor permits may be obtained at the museum by checking in at the front desk as soon as you arrive at the Art Museum at no cost to guests visiting the museum.
  • PLEASE NOTE per University Policy, students, faculty and staff may not use Visitor Parking Passes.
  • A limited amount of cashless metered spots are available for use as well with instructional signage.
  • Alternatively, visitors can pre-book parking online for a small fee. For further details visit:



Purses and small bags are permitted in the galleries. Backpacks should be checked at the front desk.


Non-flash photography by the general public is permitted as follows:

  • unless a 'no-photos' icon is present
  • photographs must be for private, noncommercial use only*
  • photographs may not be published, sold, reproduced, distributed or otherwise commercially used
  • no tripods, selfie sticks, or photography equipment other than a camera or smartphone are permitted in the galleries**
  • access to exhibitions, entrances/exits, doorways, pathways remains unobstructed

*General visitors may upload personal pictures to social media sites, so long as they are not available for someone to purchase or used to market a business.
**For professional photography and video shoots, a permission to photograph form must be completed and approved.


All museum entries are at street level. A wheelchair is available on request. Individuals who require other accommodations, (e.g., interpreters for the hearing impaired), must contact the university at least 24 hours in advance of the date of their visit in order for Miami University to accommodate their special needs.

If you have a special request, please contact the Miami University Student Disability Services at 513.529.1541.