Arts & Museums

Soak up the culture of any or all of UA’s nine museums—ranging from anthropology to photography—and enjoy a wide array of artistic events, including concerts, theatre, film and dance.

MUSEUMS

ARIZONA STATE MUSEUM

Experience the ancient and enduring Native cultures of the region through content-rich exhibits, dynamic docent tours, engaging programs, exciting travel tours, hands-on workshops, a research library and archives, and an educational museum store. Established in 1893, ASM is the oldest and largest anthropology museum in the region, an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, and home of the world’s largest and most comprehensive collections of Southwest Indian pottery and American Indian basketry.

Open Monday-Saturday, 10a.m.-5p.m. 
Closed Sundays and federal and state holidays

Admission: Adults $5, kids free

CENTER FOR CREATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY

Experience this one-of-a-kind archive, museum and research center dedicated to photography as an art form and cultural record. The center’s changing exhibits include key collections of Ansel Adams, Edward Weston, Garry Winogrand, Harry Callahan and other great 20th century photographers.

Open Tuesday-Friday, 9a.m.- 4p.m.
Saturday 1-4 p.m.
Closed Sunday and Monday

UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA MUSEUM OF ART

The University of Arizona Museum of Art houses wide-ranging collections of over 5,000 paintings, sculptures, prints and drawings, with an emphasis on European and American fine art from the Renaissance to the present.

Open Tuesday-Friday, 9a.m.- 5p.m.
Saturday-Sunday, 12-4 p.m.
Closed Monday and University holidays

Admission: $5 for adults, free for museum members, children, students with ID and UA faculty and staff

 

PERFORMING ARTS

FILM

FINE ARTS