Plan Your Trip

Welcome back to SBMA!

Advance ticketing reservations are highly recommended and guarantee your entry time. Reservations are available (for purchase) on site at the Visitors Services desk or online at

Please arrive no earlier than 10 minutes before your scheduled time slot to avoid crowding. The suggested visit time is 60 minutes. Your ticket will be required for entrance (printed or on smartphone).

Masks are optional for fully vaccinated visitors. For more information on what to expect during your visit, see here.

If you are no longer able to visit during your selected time slot, please contact to cancel your reservation so that a space may be opened up for another visitor.



Tuesday – Sunday
11 am – 5 pm
Thursdays 11 am – 8 pm
Closed Monday  
Closed at 2 pm: Thanksgiving Eve, Christmas Eve, New Year's Eve
Closed Holidays: Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day, Independence Day


Admission is free through August 15
SBMA Members Free
Non-Member: Adult Free
Non-Member: Senior (Age 65+)
Non-Member: Child (Ages 6 – 17 years)
Non-Member: Child (Under 6 years)
Active Military & Military Families (with Military ID)
SB County Students* and Teachers

*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 email

Purchase Admission

Museum Store


Tuesday – Saturday 10:30 am – 6 pm
Thursday 10:30 am – 8 pm
Sunday 10 am – 5 pm
Closed Monday & Holidays


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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Visit Us

Santa Barbara Museum of Art
1130 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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