Museum Schedule

  • When to Visit


Reserve Your Tickets

  • At the Museum or Online

What to Expect

  • FAQs

Before You Arrive

Reserved Tickets for Non-Members Required

  • Non-members need reserved tickets to visit anywhere within the museum, including Rozzelle Court. This helps us ensure a safe capacity is maintained at all times.

Reserve Tickets

Masks Optional

Effective July 8, 2021, masks and face coverings will be optional for vaccinated individuals, both in public areas as well as back of house spaces. Disposable masks will be available for free at the Info Desk.

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Download Smartify

Download Smartify in the App Store or Google Play to create your own tour. Find audio stories and American Sign Language videos.

  • Step 1: Download the app onto your iPhone or iPad or Android or Pixel.
  • Step 2: Open Smartify, then search for The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
  • Step 3: Choose a tour or browse our collection at your own pace

Map of Museum Accessibility and Passenger Drop off Location

To locate passenger, drop off, rideshare and taxi drop off and pick up, please view the below map.

The parking garage is on Oak Street, just south of 45th Street on the west side of the Museum.
Free parking is available for up to 30 minutes without ticket validation.
Over 30 minutes, non-members pay a fee of $12 per vehicle. Members always park for free!

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