Admission tickets are redeemable anytime from Friday through Sunday, 11am to 6pm. 

Admission includes all museum galleries and special exhibitions during regular hours. Some public programs and special events may have an additional fee and are not included.

Update: Visitors 2 years and older are required to wear a mask. We will carefully and continually monitor the efficacy of these guidelines in real-time and make further adjustments as needed. For more details, go to


SJMA is pleased to offer free individual admission to youth (7–17yrs), college students (with valid ID), and school teachers. 

School teachers with valid ID are admitted free and tickets are available at the door. 


Any group of 10 or more is considered a Group Tour.

At this time, SJMA cannot accommodate and will not accept groups of 10 or more. SJMA is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment to view art, and restricting large groups will help further this goal.


SJMA MEMBERS: Please sign-in on the top right before beginning your order to receive your membership discount at check out. Thank you for your support!



Third Thursdays

SJMA is open until 8 PM or later on the Third Thursday of every month with a different array of activities and themes. Tickets to the galleries are just $5 after 5 PM. Some programs (such as Creative Minds or Booze and Brushes) have an additional fee. Check the Calendar for details on programs on Third Thursdays.

Please note: At this time, Third Thursdays are held online.


ART 101

Interactive crash course workshops inspired by the exhibitions—designed to further personal connections with the artworks on view through creative hands-on, artmaking technique sessions, and creative thinking activities led by guest teaching artists in an intimate group setting. ART 101 programs regularly sell out, and advance registration is required.



Community Collaboration + Partnership | onsite

SJMA + Community partnership programming at SJMA.



Special Program

Guillermo Galindo will perform on some of the musical instruments he created from objects found along the US-Mexico border. The Cinco de Mayo performance will take place in the Davies Gallery in SJMA's historic wing. Due to the size of the gallery, space is limited. Advance reservations are strongly recommended. Museum admission is included.

Members: to reserve your free tickets, please sign in (above) before beginning your order. After signing in, select the number of tickets are proceed with your order. Your discount will automatically apply.

Opening Reception

Exhibition opening celebration for Members.

First Fridays

These late nights offer free admission to all exhibitions and programs from 6–9pm. Featuring access to art, a cash bar, food, and more.



Museums On Us


All visitors who present an active Bank of America®, Merrill® (formerly Merrill Lynch®) or Bank of America Private Bank® (formerly U.S. Trust®) branded debit or credit card - physical or electronic/digital card and a valid photo ID shall receive one free general admission to the Museum on the first full weekend of each month. Cardholder is required to present their ticket, active credit or debit card and photo ID upon arrival. Additional guests are required to purchase tickets separately.

Use discount code BOFA during checkout for online registration. Cardholders may also order discounted tickets in-person at the front desk.

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