When to Visit

Museum Hours


10am – 5pm

Tues, Wed



10am – 5pm


10am – 9pm

Sat, Sun

10am – 5pm


The Nelson-Atkins Museum is open to the public for most US observed Holidays. We welcome you and your families to visit us during your free time!

For our Holiday closure dates, please click hereWe are closed for the following US Holidays: 4th of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

The Bloch Building terrazzo floors are being renovated. We have completed work in our Galleries, and we hope your visit is not affected as we work to keep our buildings beautiful. Please excuse our dust.