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Plan Your Visit

Admission is free to all visitors every day, made possible by a generous contribution from the Estate of David Rockefeller and support from the Office of the President at Harvard University.

Explore over 50 galleries of art across three floors. Please check in at the Visitor Services desk upon arrival to allow us to share information about special exhibitions, gallery tours, programs, and other amenities available to ensure that you have a great visit! While there, ask for a visitor guide that includes a map to help you navigate the building. Printed guides are available in English, Spanish, and Mandarin. Besides printed guides, we offer additional ways to enjoy the museums. Links to downloadable versions of visitor guides are below if you’d like to plan your visit in advance.

English guide | Spanish guide | Mandarin guide

Explore the layout of the museums on your mobile device through the online Floor Plan.

We offer self-guided audio tours and content related to our exhibitions and collections through the Bloomberg Connects app.

Please complete a visitor survey at one of our iPad kiosks in the courtyard or in the Special Exhibitions Gallery entrance on Level 3; or request a comment card from the Visitor Services desk. Your feedback helps us create a better museum experience for all!

Please see our Visitor Policies for the most up-to-date visit guidelines.

Groups of 8 or more must register three weeks in advance by emailing Please visit our Group Visits page for more information on planning a group visit.

Visitors with accessibility needs can find more information here.

Contact us anytime at or 617-495-9400 with questions or for additional assistance before you arrive.