How to Visit the Dallas Museum of Art

The Dallas Art Museum is one of the leading art institutions in U.S and contains collections of over 24000 works of art which spans a whooping 5000 years of human creativity. The Dallas Museum of Art was founded way back in 1903 and in 1984, it was moved to a new location. The Museum contains some truly amazing works of art from ancient American, African, South Asian, European and Indonesian cultures and if you are in Dallas and a fan of ancient history, this is a place you must visit at least once.


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    The Dallas Art Museum is located at 1717 North Harwood, Dallas, TX 75201 near Downtown Dallas and you can travel here via a bus, cab or even your own car.

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    Admission Fee

    Unlike most Art Museums, entry to the Dallas Art Museum is free. However, if there is some special exhibition or public lecture on show, you will have to buy a ticket for that.

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    Tuesday and Wednesday: 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
    Thursday: 11:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
    Friday, Saturday, and Sunday: 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

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    Main Phone Numbers

    In order to get general information, you can call during the Museum’s regular office hours at 214-922-1200.

    If you want to book special exhibition tickets in advance, you can dial 214-922-1803.

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    Maps and Directions to the Museum

    On the official website of Dallas Museum of Art, you can get all the directions for leaving and entering the Museum.

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    DART Services

    The recently launched DART bus service is encouraged by the Museum and you can park your car at any of DART’s parking lots.

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    Car Parking

    The Public Garage Hours are from 10:00 A.M till 5:00 P.M from Tuesday till Sunday, 10:00 A.M till 9:00 P.M on Thursday. Apart from during the special events, the garage will remain closed on Monday.

    If you come across any sort of emergency, you can call 214-922-1266 at any time.

    The Museum has an underground 400-space garage and parking will be given on a first come first serve basis for $10. You can pay the parking fee via cash or credit card. However, people who are DMA Partners and Nasher Sculpture Center member, don’t need to pay any sort of parking fee.

    There are also parking spaces available for Handicapped on Levels P1, P2 and P3.

    If you find the parking space full, you can take a look at the map of the nearby lots and garages that have a few reserved spaces for visitors.

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