Although not necessary, masks and social distancing are still encouraged within the museum.
Proof of COVID vaccination status and/or a negative COVID test is no longer required to gain entry.
Moving forward, we encourage visitors to check this site for updates before visiting.
• Are no longer necessary at this time
UPDATED Hours of operation
Tuesday-Saturday: Noon to 5 p.m.
(Last entry at 4 p.m.)
About the Museum
The only liberal arts college art museum in the Northwest, the museum is located near the Oregon State Capitol in the heart of Salem, Oregon. The museum is a leader in the research on the art of the Northwest, with one of the most significant collections of Northwest art and a history of important publications and exhibitions. The museum’s collections reflect the rich Pacific Northwest culture and explore the history of art around the world.
Special exhibitions range from classical works to modern masters, while the permanent galleries feature works by Pacific Northwest and Native American artists as well as a diverse collection of Ancient, European, American, and Asian art.