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Weston gallery with Jerry Pinkney exhibition installed and reading circle in middle of room.

 

Special Gallery Hours Announcement

Galleries will operate on an altered schedule during the Art in Bloom exhibition:

Wednesday, May 18 ✿ 12–5 p.m.

Thursday, May 19 ✿ 2–7 p.m.

Friday, May 20 ✿ 10 a.m.–2 p.m.

Saturday, May 21 ✿ 10 a.m.–2 p.m.

Sunday, May 22 ✿ 11 a.m.–5 p.m.

Visit MAM
Tickets

Book online (preferred for easy check-in) or at our reception desk. Read COVID Policy below before booking or visiting.

Gallery and Shop Hours*
Friday 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
   

Member Mornings 9–10 a.m. on the first Saturday of each month.

The last booking of each day is 1 hour before closing. Galleries are cleared 15 minutes before closing.

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*The Museum and The Store at MAM are closed on New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day. **Paid personal care partners are admitted free of charge. Trained services animals are welcome.
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Two visitors are looking at an artwork in the exhibition Transformed: Objects Reimagined by American Artists.
MAM COVID Policy

Updated 4/11/2022.

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for all visitors age 5+

Starting Monday, April 11:

  • All visitors and students ages 5-11 must show proof that they have received their primary series (2 doses) of an approved vaccine against COVID-19.
  • All visitors and students ages 12+ must show proof that they completed the primary series of vaccinations against COVID-19 and booster if at least five months after completing primary series.

People are fully vaccinated 2 weeks after their second dose in a 2-dose primary series, such as the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or 2 weeks after a single-dose primary vaccine, such as Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen vaccine.

Acceptable forms of proof include official vaccination cards (a digital photo or photocopy of is also acceptable) or digital vaccination cards through Docket, CLEAR Health Pass, or similar app.

Face coverings are optional unless otherwise noted.

Starting Monday, April 11:

Face masks will be optional for gallery visitors, Yard School students, and public program attendees, unless otherwise indicated. Complimentary face masks are available.

What if I'm unvaccinated?

Starting Monday, January 24, proof of negative PCR or rapid testing is no longer permitted instead of vaccination for entry to museum buildings. 

Stay home if you are feeling sick

Please do not visit the Museum if you have a fever or any COVID-19 symptoms, have tested positive for COVID-19 within the past 14 days, or have had close contact with anyone who is confirmed or is suspected of having COVID-19.

Email [email protected] if you need assistance rescheduling your visit. 

Plan Your Visit
Admission**

Members are always FREE
Adults: $15
Seniors and Students: $12
Children under 12: FREE
More ticket types: see bottom of page for more admission options.

Events, tours, and all that good stuff

MAM has programming for all ages. Check the event listing page to see what's coming up. 

MAM for Families

Family Learning Lab: Explore the Learning Lab on the 3rd floor as part of your visit. Large illustrations from the exhibition allow families to "step into" the stories. Engage with the stories using activity prompts, art supplies, and books.

Parking
The museum offers free parking to visitors in our onsite lot. During the month of March, parking may be limited. Free parking is available on South Mountain Avenue if our paring lot is full.
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*The Museum and The Store at MAM are closed on New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day. **Paid personal care partners are admitted free of charge. Trained services animals are welcome.
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A visitor is sketching on an easel in front of one of MAM's outdoor sculptures.
Address
3 South Mountain Avenue
Montclair, New Jersey 07042-1747
Accessibility

The Montclair Art Museum is committed to providing a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. Accessible parking is available near both the South Mountain Avenue entrance and the Nathaniel C. Harris Jr. education entrance, and both entrances have automatic push button openers. Vehicles can pull up to the front entrance to drop off individuals and small groups. All public areas at MAM are fully wheelchair accessible. Please refer to the Accessibility page for complete information. If you have any additional questions, please call 973-746-5555.

Gallery Guidelines
  • Non-flash photography is permitted in the Museum for personal, noncommercial use. Tripods, gimbals, and booms require prior notice and permission.
  • Sketching and writing is allowed in the galleries with pencils only.
  • Baby strollers are welcome, but stroller access may occasionally be limited in certain galleries. 
  • Self-check coat room and lobby racks are available. Large bags, especially backpacks, are not permitted in the galleries.
Community Access Tickets at MAM

Visit the Admission Desk at MAM to take advantage of any of the following offerings. Please bring relevant ID. 

Programs

Blue Star Museum

MAM is a proud Blue Star Museum, offering free general admission to active military and their families year-round. For more information, visit arts.gov.

Families First Discovery Pass

NJ residents who receive benefits through SNAP, WFNJ, Child Care Subsidy and/or WIC are eligible for free admission.

Museums for All

MAM participates in the Museums for All initiative. Anyone receiving food assistance (SNAP benefits) can visit the Museum free of charge with the presentation of an EBT card.  For more information, visit museums4all.org

Museums on Us

Active Bank of America, Merrill, or Bank of America Private Bank (U.S. Trust) credit or debit cardholders receive one free general admission to MAM during official program weekends.

Unemployed visitors

Anyone currently unemployed due to the pandemic is welcome to a free ticket to the galleries.

Memberships/Reciprocal

American Alliance of Museums (AAM)

AAM members receive two adult admissions per visit. Please bring current proof of membership.

Art Museum Reciprocal Network (AMRN)

AMRN members receive two adult admissions per visit. Please bring current proof of membership.

Association of Art Museum Directors (AAMD)

AAMD members receive two adult admissions per visit. Please bring current proof of membership.

Channel 13

Channel 13 members receive a half price ticket.

Library members

Check with your local library to see if they have a MAM membership card. Each library membership card admits two adults and all children.

Reciprocal memberships

Members of reciprocal programs receive two adult admissions per visit. MAM participates in MARP, MOD/CO, NARM, AMRN, and ROAM.

Staff of other museums

Employees of other museums receive two adult admissions per visit. Please bring your current work ID.