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? Use this page to learn about hours, parking, and what to expect while you’re here.
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.
There’s more to the museum than just the galleries— come enjoy hands-on creative fun with art classes for all ages and experience levels..
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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.
Join us for our annual family-friendly, daytime New Year’s celebration! Packed with festivities for the young and young-at-heart alike, the afternoon will feature artmaking, live music and performances, games, dancing, glamorous activities, and of course our iconic group toast at noon, sponsored by The Coca-Cola Company.
Come dressed to impress or to just have fun, and ring in 2024 with style at your museum.
See you there, and Happy New Year!
Free, no tickets required. Drop by anytime from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Balloon Backdrop Photo Opp
Strolling Magician with George Reader
Sketching Gallery Challenge Prize Table
Roaming Jack Frost
Dance Party with DJ Chris Kyzer
Toast at 12 p.m.
Light-up Dance Floor
Artmaking: Party Hats
Hot Chocolate and Snack Station
Facepainting with Art of Fun
Toast at 12 p.m.
Snack Station: Hot Chocolate
Family Jam with Hot Toast
Artmaking: Winter Wind Chimes
Artmaking: Make a Disco Ball