Admission: Free Every Day

Admission is free every day, thanks to the generosity of MIA members and supporters.

Special exhibitions and some events require tickets, which you can purchase in advance by buying tickets online.


Galleries, Dogwood Slow Bar, and Museum Shop:

Tuesday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday Closed

Purcell-Cutts House:

Open to the public the second weekend of each month; special tours are given throughout the holiday season. More information »

The museum is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and July 4.

Museum Library and Study Rooms:

The Library is open to the public Tuesday – Friday, 11:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M. If you’re planning a visit, please check the Library holiday schedule.


Museum Location


Minneapolis Institute of Arts
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
(888) MIA ARTS (642-2787)

The museum is located one mile south of downtown Minneapolis at the intersection of 3rd Avenue South and East 24th Street.

Maps and directions »


A number of off-street parking options are available to museum visitors for a modest fee. Free street parking can also be found in the vicinity of the MIA.

More about parking »


The MIA is located along Metro Transit route #11. A number of other bus lines run within blocks of the museum. Visit Metro Transit to use the Metro Transit Trip Planner to find the best route to the MIA.


Bicycle racks are available at the MIA’s entrance on Third Avenue, and on the first level of the 25th Street parking ramp.

The MIA is located near the MCAD Nice Ride station. For more information on bicycle rental, visit

Services for Visitors with Disabilities

The Minneapolis Institute of Arts offers services that make museum programs and exhibitions accessible to all visitors. Learn more »

Wi-Fi at the MIA

Bring your laptop or mobile device next time you visit. The MIA now offers free Wi-Fi in every gallery.

Wi-Fi at MIA is made possible by Target.

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Policies & Guidelines

By adhering to the MIA’s Visitor Policies, you can help us maintain a safe environment for museum visitors and the art. Learn more »