Plan your visit

Visit New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! today and check out our innovative exhibitions and exciting education programs.


GALLERY HOURS

Wednesday – Sunday
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thursdays
12:00 pm – 9:00 pm

OFFICE HOURS

Monday – Friday
9:00 pm – 5:00 pm


 admission

$3 – Seniors and Students
$5 – Adults
Children 16 and under are free when accompanied by an adult.

Free admission on AHA! Nights from 5 pm to 9 pm

Free admission every Thursday from 5 pm to 9 pm care of New Bedford Free Public Library.

Last Sunday of every month is free admission.

Museum members are always free.

New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! offers free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve.


location

608 Pleasant Street, New Bedford, MA 02740

DIRECTIONS

From Providence and points West:
Follow I-195 East into Massachusetts to Exit 15, “Rte. 18 Downtown.” At the second set of lights turn right onto Union Street. At the third set of lights turn right onto Pleasant Street. The Museum is one block up on the right.

From Cape Cod and points East:
Follow I-195 West to Exit 15, “Rte. 18 Downtown.” At the second set of lights turn right onto Union Street. At the third set of lights turn right onto Pleasant Street. The Museum is one block up on the right.

From Boston and points North:
Follow Rt. 24 South to Exit 12, “Rt. 140, New Bedford.” [Depending on your area of departure you may choose I-93 South to Rt. 24; or, I-95 South to I-93 to Rt. 24; or, I-495 South to Rt. 24.] Follow Rt. 140 to Exit 2 (second ramp), “I-195 East, Cape Cod.” Follow I-195 East about 1 mile to Exit 15, “Rte. 18 Downtown.” At the second set of lights turn right onto Union Street. At the third set of lights turn right onto Pleasant Street. The Museum is one block up on the right.

Public Transportation:
The LOOP Bus: Traveling between the main campus (Dartmouth) and the Star Store arts campus (two blocks from Museum) is easy when you ride the Loop bus. The Loop bus runs during the academic year. There is no service during winter break, spring break, or summer. Click here for The LOOP Bus Schedule. 

Southeastern Regional Transit Authority (SRTA ): The Museum is located one block from SRTA main bus terminal (134 Elm Street New Bedford, MA 02740).  Click here for more information on route schedules.