A world-class collection of American art, stunning architecture, and 120 acres of Ozark forest with five miles of trails. Admission to the museum is always free.
Planning a visit to Crystal Bridges this spring? Use this guide to learn what’s on and what to expect this season.
We have something for all types of learners. From educator resources to family activities to scholars, find what speaks to you and engage with us.
Coming soon to a library near you, the art lab brings artmaking, music, storytelling, and more.
Find opportunities to give and keep art accessible to all, become a member, or join our team.
Crystal Bridges members receive year-round perks, invitations to member-only events, travel opportunities, and more!
Museum & Buildings
Trails and Grounds open daily sunrise to sunset.
The trails and museum will be closed June 6 – 8 for private events. The North Forest Trail will remain open to the public at these times.
Ring in the New Year—without staying up past bedtime!
Join us for our family-friendly New Year’s celebration, packed with fun for the young and the young-at-heart alike. We’ll be rocking around the clock and bringing the best parts of yesteryear into 2022 with nostalgia-inducing games, live music, dancing, artmaking, performances in the galleries, a Coca-Cola toast, and so much more!
To make your celebrations even more special, we’re also offering free admission to our temporary exhibition In American Waters: The Sea in American Painting during the festivities.
So come grab your paper crowns and ring in the new year with us at Crystal Bridges! We hope to see you there.
Free, no tickets required. Drop in anytime from 11 am to 3 pm.
Meet Father Time
NWA Magic Mirror
Family Dance Party
Board Games Bar
Party Favor Handouts
Bellows & Cassat
Artmaking: Resolution Boxes
Durand & Estes
Artmaking: New Year’s Crowns
Artmaking: Create Your Own Puzzle
Early American Art Galleries
Modern Art Galleries
Contemporary Art Galleries
Temporary Exhibition Galleries
Free admission to In American Waters
Per the CDC’s updated guidelines, we are now requiring all guests ages 2 and up and staff to wear a face covering indoors and while attending outdoor programs, except while eating or drinking. Masks will be available upon entry for those who do not have one.