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.
HORARIO POR DÍAS FESTIVOS: Crystal Bridges cerrará a las 2:00 p.m. el 24 de diciembre (Nochebuena) y permanecerá cerrado el 25 de diciembre (Navidad).
Guests can enjoy a year-round schedule of temporary exhibitions and experiences organized by Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. These include traveling exhibitions as well as special presentations of artworks from our own collection and those of other museums. Members always receive free admission to temporary exhibitions.
August 30 – December 31, 2023
Closed: Mondays and Tuesdays
Ticket prices vary by day and membership.
Crystal Bridges’ North Forest is coming to life once again with an outdoor, nighttime experience. It’s time to listen in.
September 16 – January 29, 2024
$12 (Free for members, other discounts available.)
From queens to presidents to rock stars, experience a new exhibition of portraits by the famed photographer.
Please note: This exhibition contains nudity. Viewer discretion is advised.
January 28, 2023 – January 1, 2024
Free, no ticket required.
Seeing One Another embraces the global story of the Stieglitz Collection through themes of portraiture, family, and legacy, including works by African, European, and American artists.
June 24, 2023 – April 22, 2024
This site-specific experiential installation incorporates materials such as silk organza, concrete, light, and sonic elements to speak to ideas of impermanence, loss, and those fleeting moments that cannot be undone.
July 28, 2023 – January 22, 2024
Beeple’s HUMAN ONE embraces both digital video and a three-dimensional sculptural form to present an explorer walking through endlessly transforming landscapes.
October 14, 2023 – March 25, 2024
Takaezu & Tawney: An Artist is a Poet debuts 12 new acquisitions to the Crystal Bridges collection that tell the story of a remarkable friendship between two women artists that shaped craft history in the U.S. by expanding and redefining the possibilities of their preferred mediums: Takaezu in ceramics, Tawney in weaving.
November 11, 2023 – May 27, 2024
A Soldier’s Journey is a study for a monumental bronze by Sabin Howard. In 2024, the finished piece will be the centerpiece of the new World War I Monument in Washington, DC.
On View Now
This unique, midnight-blue, 20 x 20 x 20-foot, living outdoor sculpture combines influences of art, architecture, and nature in the North Forest.
On View – Permanent Collection
Yayoi Kusama’s Infinity Mirrored Room is now open once again in the Crystal Bridges collection.
There are currently no upcoming exhibitions.
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