Visiting the Museum


Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State Street (corner State and Cottage Streets)
Salem, Oregon 97301

COVID-19 Entry Requirements

Please see our main page for most current information and updates.  

We are Open

Timed-entry Tickets Are Highly Encouraged | Reserve Your Ticket Today
(Walk-in entry may be accommodated based on availability and capacity)

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Tuesday through Saturday: Noon - 5 p.m.
Sunday - Monday: closed 
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Members Only Hours: Will be held the first Saturday of Oct. and the 1st Saturday of Nov. from 10 a.m. - Noon
Holiday Closures are listed to the right


$6: General
$4: Senior (age 55+)
$3: Educator or College Student (age 18+ with school ID)

The following receive FREE ADMISSION every day

  • Youth (0-17)
  • Hallie Ford Museum of Art members
  • Willamette University | Pacific Northwest College of Art | Claremont School of Theology:  students, faculty and staff
  • American Association of Museum members
  • Visitors who are members of another museum at the North American Reciprocal Museum Membership level.
Due to COVID-19 group visits are canceled until further notice

$4/person: Adults (8 or more with advance reservations, call 503-370-6855)
FREE: School Groups (college and K-12 with advance reservations, call 503-370-6855)

The Archaeological Institute of America and AAA members receive $1 off of admission

Admission is free for everyone


The Hallie Ford Museum of Art is wheelchair accessible on both floors via an elevator at the front of the building. A wheelchair is available for visitor use.

The loading zone in front of the building can be utilized to drop off and pick up visitors.

For any special access needs, such as interpreters, or hearing impairment devices, please email with one week advance notice. 


Tours and Groups

Due to COVID-19 tours and group visits are canceled until further notice

On selected Tuesdays, Gallery Talks are offered to visitors free of charge.

Docent-guided tours of select special and permanent exhibitions are offered for adult groups of 10 or more. Reservations are required and must be made at least three weeks in advance. For information or to make a reservation, call (503) 370-6855.

Teachers and educators, please visit our Resources for Educators section for information about scheduling a class visit.

Sites Within Walking Distance

For a complete list of Salem attractions and accommodations, please visit Travel Salem's website

Contact the Museum: 503-370-6855 or by email at

Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Holiday Closures

  • Monday
  • Easter Sunday
  • Independence Day
  • Thanksgiving (Thursday and Friday)
  • Willamette University's Winter Break
    2020: Dec. 14 - Jan. 3
    (generally Dec. 24 - Jan. 1,
    call 503-370-6855 for actual dates)

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