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Museum Admission

Museum Admission is half off

Members Free
Adults $5
Active Military & Military Families (with Military ID) Free
Seniors (65+) $3
Students with ID $3
Ages 6 – 17 (with ID) $3
Under 6 Free

Santa Barbara County students (K – college) with current ID/proof of local residency free Santa Barbara County teachers (K – 12th grade) with current ID free *For student groups of 5 or more, please contact Education Programs at ( 805.884.6441) or

Museum Hours

Tuesday – Sunday 11 am – 5 pm
Free Thursday Evenings 5 – 8 pm
Closed Mondays

Closed June 22 (For Solstice), 4th of July, August 2 (for Fiesta), Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day
Galleries and Store close at 3 pm Christmas Eve, Thanksgiving Eve, and New Year's Eve

Museum Store

Tuesday – Friday 10 am – 6 pm
Saturday & Sunday 11 am – 5 pm
Thursday Evenings 5 – 8 pm
Closed Mondays

Family Resource Center

Saturday & Sunday 12 – 4 pm
Thursdays 5 – 7 pm
Closed Mondays

Fearing Library

Due to the current major renovation project, the Library is closed indefinitely.


The Santa Barbara Museum of Art is wheelchair accessible.

SBMA offers Otojoy hearing loop technology to hearing aid users for events that utilize the Museum's sound system. Those interested in utilizing the technology are encouraged to contact their audiologist or Otojoy at 805.728.9114 or

Santa Barbara Art Museum

Museum Hours

Tues - Sun 11 am - 5 pm
Thurs 11 am - 8 pm
Closed Mondays and holidays
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Santa Barbara Museum of Art
1130 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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