Galleries and Museums

Seattle Art Museum
PHONE: 206.654.3100

The Seattle Art Museum is closed only on Mondays and is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with the closing time pushed back to 9 p.m. on Thursdays and Fridays. The Museum will be open until midnight the first Thursday of each month until September 6th. Admission is $13 for adults, $7 for youths 13-17 and students with ID, and free for children 12 and under.

“Come see the extraordinary masterpieces recently given to SAM! On display are pieces by some of the biggest names in the art world, including Georgia O’Keeffe, Jackson Pollock, John Singer Sargent, Constantin Brancusi, Jasper Johns, Thomas Eakins, Gerhard Richter, Mary Cassatt and more.”

Henry Art Gallery

Closed only on Mondays, the museum’s hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., with the closing time pushed back to 8 p.m. on Thursdays. General admission is $10, students with ID and children 13 and under are free.

” The Henry Art Gallery delivers a direct experience of the art of our time. The Henry Art Gallery engages diverse audiences in the powerful experience of artistic invention and serves as a catalyst for the creation of new work that inspires and challenges. Exhibitions, collections, and public programs stimulate research and teaching at the University of Washington, provide a creative wellspring for artists, and reveal a record of modern artistic inquiry from the advent of photography in the mid-19th century to the multidisciplinary art and design of the 21st.”

Coast Guard Museum Northwest
PHONE: 206.217.6993

The Museums is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is free.

Visit their website for details on exhibitions.

The Burke Museum
17th AVENUE NE and NE 45th STREET.
24hr PHONE: 206.543.5590 Receptionist: 206.543.7907

The Museums is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. General admission is $8 and $5 for students with ID. Children under 4 are free. The first Thursday of every month admission is free and closing time is 8 p.m.

“Open daily, the Burke Museum welcomes all visitors who are curious about the natural wonders of Washington state, the Pacific Northwest, and the Pacific Rim. Discovery awaits you.”

The Children’s Museum
PHONE: 206.441.1768

The Children’s Museum is open every day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with closing time at 6 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. Admission is $7.50 for adults and children, $6 for groups over 10, and free for children under one. “No adults admitted without kid supervision!”

“The Children’s Museum, Seattle offers a hands on experience full of wonderment for children, birth to age 10, and families. Here you will find exhibits and programs that spark creativity, nourish the curious mind, and inspire children to discover and learn through play.”

The Frye Art Museum
PHONE: 206.622.9250

The Frye Art Museum is closed on Mondays. It’s hours are 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 12 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Sunday. Closing time is 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays. Admission is free.

“Through its exhibitions, collections, and programs, the Frye Art Museum engages audiences, challenges perceptions, and encourages dialogue about representational art in all its complexities, past and present. Admission to the museum will always be free.”