Tuesday – Friday: 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday: 12 to 5 pm
Sundays, Mondays, and University Holidays: CLOSED

The Art Museum will be CLOSED the following dates:
Tuesday, Nov 3: Election Day
Thursday, Nov. 26, and Friday, Nov. 27: Thanksgiving
December 13, 2020 - January 4, 2021: Winter Holidays and New Years

The Art Museum will be OPEN on Saturday, Nov. 28.

Book your hourly reservation online and bring your confirmation (digital or print) when you arrive. Tickets are valid only for the hour selected.
All admission to exhibitions is FREE.
See our COVID-19 Health & Safety Protocols

In the Singletary Center for the Arts
405 Rose Street
Lexington, KY 40506-0241

(859) 257-5716


  • Face masks must be worn by all visitors older than 2, and by all staff members
  • Capacity reduced and controlled to 20 visitors at any time
  • Temperature checks required for visitors and staff prior to entry
  • Visitors showing signs of illness at any time will be asked to return when they are healthy
  • Visitors must use provided hand sanitizer upon entry
  • Social distancing is required and will be enforced; parties may remain together; children must stay with adults at all times
  • Follow social-distancing markers in place at the entrance and elsewhere
  • Follow signs noting the direction of traffic in the galleries
  • Credit or debit cards only; no cash permitted for any purchases

Park for FREE behind the Museum or in any UK "E" parking lot.
For more parking options please visit UK Visitors Parking Information Page.

Metered parking is available in the Singletary Center circle, off Rose Street (45 minutes max) and the Student Center parking lot (two hours max).
For more parking options please visit UK Visitors Parking Information Page

BUS PARKING: Drivers can drop students at the Wildcat Plaza circle on the Avenue of Champions (Euclid Avenue) between Limestone Avenue and Rose Street across from Memorial Coliseum. Drivers can park there but must remain with the bus.

Accessible parking spaces can be found in the parking lot located behind the Singletary Center off Patterson Drive.  The Art Museum can be entered through the western exterior entrance across from the Gatton Student Center.  Assistance can be requested at the main desk and an elevator is available to reach exhibition displays on the second floor.

The in-person guided tours program is on temporary hiatus. If you would like to schedule a self-guided group visit, please book at least 2 weeks in advance through our regular admission reservations system. If you would like to arrange for a virtual or hybrid educational session for your group or class, please contact our Education Coordinator, Dan Solberg, at

The Art Museum's gift shop carries a variety of unique merchandise including jewelry, scarves, art books, children’s items, creativity kits, cards, stationery, and much more. Find a special treat for yourself or the perfect gift for any occasion.

Personal photography of the permanent collection is permitted using available light only. Tripods, flash attachments, or other lighting and movie and video cameras are not permitted in the Museum without special permission.