Visiting the Museum
Locations and Hours
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State Street (corner State and Cottage Streets)
Salem, Oregon 97301
Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday 1 to 5 p.m.
General admission: $3
Students (13+) and seniors: $2
Adult groups of 8 or more with reservations receive $1 off individual admissions
Admission is free to all on Tuesdays.
The following groups receive FREE ADMISSION every day
- Children 12 and under
- Willamette University faculty, staff, and students
- Hallie Ford Museum of Art members
- School groups (by prior appointment)
- American Association of Museum members
- Visitors who are members of another museum at the North American Reciprocal Museum Membership level.
The American Institute of Archaeology and AAA members receive reduced admission.
The Hallie Ford Museum of Art is wheelchair accessible on both floors via an elevator at the front of the building. There is a wheelchair available for visitor use. The loading zone in front of the building can be utilized to drop off and pick up visitors.
The museum offers interactive educational tours for a wide range of audiences from preschool age to adult, designed to arouse curiosity, inspire creativity and develop critical thinking.
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.
Absolutely Heritage PassYou can combine admission to the Hallie Ford Museum of Art with the following cultural attractions: Purchase your pass online
Additional Sites Within Walking Distance
- Oregon State Capitol Building
- Bush Barn Art Center
- A.C. Gilbert's Discovery Village
- Salem's Riverfront Carousel
For a complete list of Salem attractions and accomodations, please visit Travel Salem's website