gallery hours

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

OFFICE HOURS

Monday – Friday
9:00 – 5:00 pm

 

VISIT New bedford art museum/artworks!


 Admission

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

Free admission on AHA! Nights from 5 to 9 p.m.

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.

Group Rates

Groups consist of 6+ people. Children must be accompanied  by 1 adult for every 6 students. Group chaperones receive free admission with group rates.

Without a Tour
$2 – Seniors / Students
$4 – Adults

With a Tour
$3 – Seniors / Students
$5 – Adults

Contact: Jamie Uretsky, Curator: 508-961-3072

Accessibility

The New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! is handicap accessible. Accessible parking spaces are available one block from the Museum.

Directions

From Providence and points West:
Follow I-195 East into Massachusetts to Exit 15, “Rte. 18 Downtown.” At second set of lights turn right onto Union Street. At 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 second set of lights turn right onto Union Street. At 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 second set of lights turn right onto Union Street. At 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. 


New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! reaches out to the following communities and beyond to engage a diverse audience, offer exemplary educational programming and provide a vibrant center for the arts: New Bedford, Marion, Mattapoisett, Dartmouth, Westport, Rochester, Wareham, Acushnet, Freetown, Berkley, Swansea, Fall River, Middleboro, Bristol, Newport and Providence.